Re: Savanna: a slow d

David Froehlich (
Fri, 29 Sep 1995 09:25:10 -0500

On 28 Sep 1995 Thomas Clarke wrote>
> Ah, what a profound suggestion! Could rock and roll exist without
> the electric guitar? Thus the seminal event that lead to Rock and
> Roll was Page's. Not one of the crowd of musicians whose opus
> gradually became rock and roll.
Are you honestly suggesting that Jimmy Page was the first person to use
an electric guitar or that nobody before jimmy page used it in the same
way? While I might accept the second, your view of history in music is
as biased and skewed as your view of paleoanthropology.

David J. Froehlich Phone:
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