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Johnny Winter dies

This is the same scene I saw earlier this year when when I knocked on Johnny Winter's tour trailer door
and he said "Come in!"

(May he rock in peace)


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Jul. 18th, 2014 03:36 am (UTC)
You knocked on Johnny Winter's tour trailer door? Very cool indeed.
Jul. 18th, 2014 02:32 pm (UTC)
The guy I was with is a terrific guitarist and a huge Johnny Winter fan. He had brought along a Sharpie and an album cover hoping somehow he could get an autograph after the show. We were parked behind the club and were walking toward the front entrance when I spotted the trailer. "Let's get your autograph right now," I said. So I went up and knocked on the trailer door. My friend was bowled right over—amazed to be one-on-one with his idol. I stayed out of the trailer; it was a bit cramped, so my friend got all the face time.

Later, he couldn't believe I had knocked on the trailer door. But that's what journalists do all the time, right?

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