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Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2020, 09:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,163
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Have you ever met Gord?

Many times over the years I have sat and talked with him and the guys. I got to know him and the guys in the band pretty well. His late road manager Barry was a very good friend and I have gotten to...
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2020, 07:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,209
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: My Favorite Gordon Lyrics

Back in 2014 I posted a couple of my favorites. Now I look at this thread and wonder how one man could come up with so many top choice lines in his songs. The thing is that is Gordon, and he truly is...
Forum: General Discussion 04-11-2020, 07:06 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 31,150
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Gordon and kim are married !

I think her touring with him all the time makes it a lot easier for him, and for Rick too, who had to do the right hand man chores before.
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,618
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Who could portray Gordon in life-story film?

Someone mentioned Michael Parks a few years ago, but he is in his 70's now, so too old.
Forum: General Discussion 04-09-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,978
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Does Gord ever listen to his own music?

When his daughter Meridth lived with him, I'm sure he heard her playing and listening to his music so she could perform it on line and other places.
Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2020, 07:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,174
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: The first time I ever heard Gordon Lightfoot

I heard Peter Paul and Mary and Ian & Sylvia do some of his songs and looked for his music after that. That was in the Folk Music era of the 1960's. Been there and done that too. Been a fan ever...
Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2020, 07:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: SOLO review..Suffolk Journal

"I'm so glad that Kim had one song written new for her and thank her for caring and loving Gord for years. In interviews, he is happy and content, and I appreciate what she has done for him." ...
Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2020, 07:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 281
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: EXCLAIM questionnaire

Wow, that was a very interesting interview. Thank you for posting it.
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: GLOBE AND MAIL - March 18-2020-Interview

Thanks Charlene, excellent article with a super ending.
Forum: General Discussion 12-05-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 49,569
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Barry Harvey

It's been 12 years now, and still missed very much. My best to his family.
Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Happy 81st birthday

Day later, but hope you had a Happy 81st.
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2019, 04:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,638
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Red Shea High String Guitar Youtube Video

I just don't play anymore due to carpel tunnel about 6 years ago, but I sure do like watching the videos.
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: October/November 2019 dates

October 26th at Ridgefield playhouse in Ct.
Forum: General Discussion 04-30-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 10,059
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: HOT DOCS-Lightfoot documentary - interviews/photos/articles-Apr.-2019

I sure hope they release it on DVD someday. Thanks,
Forum: General Discussion 04-27-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 10,059
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: TORONTO SUN-HOT DOCS-Lightfoot interview-Apr.4-2019

Really nice. I hope you really enjoy the show tonight. Envy you for sure.
Forum: General Discussion 04-09-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 776
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Nicholas Jennings - Lightfoot's first side men.-BLOG post

Thanks Charlene, nice history lesson of some of Canada's best.
Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 973
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: British guitarist analyzes/speaks on LIGHTFOOT music

Nice to see someone analizing Gordons music who is young, and putting it out for his own fans to see. Thanks for the link.
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,013
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: San Francisco Examiner interview ''Grandpa donít take no holidays!''

WOW, he quit smoking 5 months ago. I hope it does him good. I was amazed that he was still smoking after the aneurysm back in the 2002.
Forum: General Discussion 02-21-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 22,313
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Terry Clements Memorial Service -update

Very missed, I still like his playing more than others.
Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 49,569
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Barry Harvey

I am 75 now and still remember him every time I see a Gordon Lightfoot concert. Gone, but not forgotten.
Forum: General Discussion 11-22-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,915
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: OSHAWA, Ontario - Nov.16,2018

Oh gosh!! I would have taken that home with me and saved it as a souvenir of the occasion. Such a loss.
Forum: General Discussion 11-19-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,883
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: A Happy 80th to Gordon Lightfoot

Nicely put Charlene, and I think all of his fans on your site, and the others agree 100%. Thanks for having this site and very well done also.
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,915
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: OSHAWA, Ontario - Nov.16,2018

Happy Birthday Gordon, and many more.
Forum: General Discussion 09-20-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,592
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Chicago-Sept.16-2018 photo

Hi Kim, and very nice. You have the place to get many behind the scenes photos, I hope you will get us more of them along with some insights to how things are going.
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,926
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Peter Paul and Mary (and other folk artists

Yes they are still performing together as Peter and Paul, No Mary of course as she died in 2009. Peter and Paul have led significant careers as solo artists. They each enjoy active performance...
Forum: General Discussion 08-22-2018, 08:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,926
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Peter Paul and Mary (and other folk artists

To JohninCt - what a wonderful story about your Mom and Peter Yarrow!

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Thank you Brian. As a side note, I asked him why he chose my mother to sing to when there were about ten other...
Forum: General Discussion 08-21-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,926
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Peter Paul and Mary (and other folk artists

Thanks for the update Sir John.
Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,926
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Peter Paul and Mary (and other folk artists

Peter Yarrow volunteers at a Hospice here in Ct.. Twenty two years ago when my mother was dying of cancer at the hospice, he came by and sang Puff the Magic Dragon to her. I don't know if he still...
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,898
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: AUSTIN, TX Show last night - AWESOME!

Milissa, You are right, if the audience isn't into it the show suffers. I have seen it happen many times. Would have been nice to see your 2nd part, sorry someone put a damper on you.
Forum: General Discussion 05-08-2018, 06:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,243
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Concert in Flagstaff AZ

Its probably all based from when he had walking pneumonia a few years ago and has been on some medications for his breathing since then.
Forum: General Discussion 03-20-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,245
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Neil Diamond Retirement

He was on a prescribed medication which was causing him some breathing and congestion problems. They have since changed it and he is singing somewhat better now, but of course not what he was in the...
Forum: General Discussion 03-12-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,106
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: TV ad in FInland-V.W. and IYCRMM

Excellent, sure does get the message across. I think Gordon should be real happy with that.
Forum: General Discussion 02-21-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,664
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Remembering Terry Clements

I agree with the above sentiments. I was listening to some of his playing on the songs from the 70s-90s, and he couldn't be beat. He had the feeling and tone all the time.
Forum: General Discussion 12-24-2017, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,271
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all of you.
Forum: General Discussion 12-20-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,821
Posted By JohninCt.
Re: Beverley Lightfoot Eyers

Sorry to see this. Condolences to all of her family.
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