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Joe South - Heart Attack
« on: September 06, 2012, 05:07:02 PM »

Singer/Songwriter Joe South died Wednsday of a heart attack. He wrote songs such as Games People Play and Down in the Boondocks. He also was a session musician and played for Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin and Simon and Garfunkle. RIP
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Re: Joe South - Heart Attack
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2012, 06:55:49 PM »

This is sad news.  He'll be missed.


Joe South - "Down in the Boondocks" & "Hush"


Joe South [1940-2012] - Games People Play



Look around tell me what you see
What's happening to you and me
God grant me the serenity
To remember who I am








Thank you for the music Mr. South.
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Re: Joe South - Heart Attack
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2012, 07:35:12 PM »

Billy Joe Royal had a hit with Joe South's Down In The Boondocks in 1965...


Billy Joe Royal - Down In The Boondocks (Live)
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Re: Joe South - Heart Attack
« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2012, 07:38:26 PM »

Joe South wrote Rose Garden...


JOE SOUTH- "ROSE GARDEN"





Lynn Anderson took it to #3 in 1971...


Lynn Anderson -- Rose Garden


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Re: Joe South - Heart Attack
« Reply #4 on: September 06, 2012, 09:36:20 PM »

Birds Of A Feather

10. Birds of a feather





Paul Revere And The Raiders covered it in 1971...

Raiders - Birds Of A Feather, Nov '71 - HQ Stereo Dub


By then, they were just called The Raiders.

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Re: Joe South - Heart Attack
« Reply #5 on: September 06, 2012, 09:48:52 PM »

He also was a session musician and played for Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin and Simon and Garfunkle.


Joe South played guitar on Aretha Franklin's Chain Of Fools...

Aretha Franklin - Chain of Fools

1967
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Re: Joe South - Heart Attack
« Reply #6 on: September 06, 2012, 11:25:26 PM »

He also was a session musician and played for Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin and Simon and Garfunkle.


Joe South played bass guitar on Visions Of Johanna...

Bob Dylan - Visions of Johanna (vinyl rip)

Blonde On Blonde   1966


That's Robbie Robertson on electric guitar and Al Kooper on organ.
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