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Ok its Thursday, end of another tough week for yours truly. There was a diary up last night that was a post your favorite piano player kind of diary and one of my favoritest is Marcia Ball. I mind the first night I saw her, mid 90s at Slim's in San Francisco. She opened for Beau Jocque and Steve Riley and she about stole the show. Since then I have seen her several times in CA and LA, the last time up at McNears Mystic Theater in Petaluma CA and the time before that in Breaux Bridge LA. (I get around)
I have always had a special attraction for tall girls and she's about 6' tall and not at all hard to look at like a lot of blues singers. I think she's not only a terrific blues singer but she is the best female Boogie Woogie piano player going. her teacher and inspiration was Prefessor Longhair. If the piano solo in this doesn't have your toe tapping and head bobbing well I just don't know what will get your toe tapping and head bobbing.
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