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June 03, 2010

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I LOVE MUSIC WISH I COULD
PLAY LIKE YOU GUYS.
JOHNIE IN ARK,
johniearant@yahoo.com

GREAT MUSIC AND SINGING LOVED
THEM ALL.
JOHNIE IN ARK,

Good music, good name!

Good music, good name!

Tipper, just stopped by to do some reading of your fine articles and discovered that I could get one more entry in, before the drawing. Hope that this does so. I must say that I was deeply moved and enthralled with your article "Veterans Day -From the VA Hospital In Oteen. As a retired veteran (US Navy, 26 years)I must say that your words are right on. I'm always amazed at how deep the feeling of the "Brotherhood" takes over when one vet is in the presence of another, no matter what branch of the Armed Sevices he or she may have served in. Glad I stopped in tonight, took in some great reading!

Great Site! Love the playlist, and I've bookmarked it to visit again. It's also pretty appropriate that I stumbled in here, 'cause, you know... even a blind pig finds a good web site once in a while.

Love your blog.. the mister is retired from the railroad.. heck his whole family are railroad men and woman.. we live 2 blocks from the tracks here in town.. and I love the sound of the train cars going clackity clack clack down the track our little town are all railroad people.. I also love the church bells in town... trains.. church bells and the wabash river across the road nothing beats a good ole bonfire with some catfish snackin and bluegrass playing and a train coming down the track.. I love my life...

The East Virginia Blues & A Guitar Giveaway

I love the music. Your whole family is so talented. I am learning to play the guitar & piano. I am in love with the guitar : )

Just thought I would get one more entry in. Love the player on the site. Thanks for all your effort tipper.

Don't know if I can still get in to win that fine guitar, but hope that I can. Love Blue-grass, Mountain music, when I hear it, it always reminds me of just finishing a fine Sunday supper, on a late lazy summer evening, just lean back and enjoy!!

I really enjoyed this weeks ghost stories, especially with the music for background. Perfect!!

Hey Tipper,

Love the blog and your family's music. Don't get no better than old bluegrass! Lucky you to have that talent in your family. :)

I don't hold a candle to the guitar playing of your family, but if you get a chance, you may find some stuff on my you tube channel that you like. :)

Tebo

i am gonna win that guitar!

Entering again, Tipper.I guess you might remember about my hubby. I would like it for him, but even me, I can pick about 4 chords, so I want to learn to play before I leave this earth-haha! absolutely LOVIN' the articles, they so brighten my day, and going to the other stories you can go to is wonderful.I love the old way.Have a happy day, and keep 'em coming


So glad you enjoyedyour visit to the Blind Pig! Supper refers to the last meal of the day-while Dinner isused for the mid-day meal.


Blind Pig The Acorn

Music, Giveaways, Mountain Folk

All at www.blindpigandtheacorn.com

found this site while researching for a novel i'm writing, and i stayed here way longer than i needed for my research cuz i like the site so much. thank you! (i needed to verify that supper meant dinner, in WNC speak. my granny used to say that, but i'd forgotten whether supper meant lunch or dinner meant lunch. i knew that had different terms for it but forgot which. ok, gotta go to supper now (dinner.) (not lunch.)

just found your blog and love it -- i would love to win the guitar

I love your site. I feel right at home!

I know of one man whose soul belongs to this music and the heart and soul of Merle Haggard. I dedicate this to him - Tony Pressley - Papaw Tony. Love - Nana

Would love to win the guitar for my son! He had a Gibson that belonged to his father but the neck was stepped on by his ex wife!
Just found your blog and really enjoy it. We recently moveds to the mountains of Asheville from snowy Michigan!

Don't know if you still have the guitar or have closed the give away, but if you haven't then throw my name in the bag. I used to play a bit years ago and have been wanting to get back to it but haven't yet gotten a guitar. Of course I can't make it walk and talk like Paul but I do entertain myself.

Helen

I happened upon this site by pure accident, and I instantly fell in love! The music transports me back in time to my grandparents' house when my uncles would bring out their guitars and start "picking and grinning".
I lived in the Appalachians for a short time, and my heart still longs to go back. :) Thanks for this wonderful site!
Please enter me in the contest for the guitar. I know someone very special who would love to have it.

I added your badge to my site too.

I really love to visit your site and listen to the music. All threee of my boys have guitars and play sometimes more than other and sometimes better than others. This would be a wonderful guitar to win.

Recently found your site looking up information on Appalachian music and traditional life. My singing group (Cantus, a full-time is working on Pretty Saro right now (a really pretty and sad tune) for our touring program for next season. A couple years back we also sang Bright Mornin' Star, another famous mountain tune.

Even though I'm a trained classical singer, being a Kentucky native I knew and heard mountain music growing up. I'm excited to bring Appalachian music to audiences mixed in our programs.

Please enter me in the contest! Would love to have a guitar to bring on the road :)

Tipper, I posted the button on my blog at Life on a Southern Farm but I am confused about what other site I need to comment on.

When I clicked the Spotlight music link it came back here.
Please let me know if I need to comment somewhere else.
Thanks,
Pam

I would love to win the guitar. I think I could sound just like Loretta Lynn belting out "you ain't woman enough to take my man"!! LOL...

I will put your button on my sidebar in a little while.
And what else?? comment on the other post.
Also feel free to come on over to my site for a chance to win a HenPals Chicken Nest Box this week.
Have a great day.
Pam

I would secretly like to win this guitar for my husband because he was taught by Bill Gaither as a young man and I'd like to see him play music again, as he loves it so much.His mom is from Tennessee around the appalachians and his history of music would just bring him such joy, he appreciates good music

I love this style of music!

Nice sounds!
Great looking guitar.
I love the Blues, the Bluegrass, and the fun of playing for four year-olds who attend our church's Day Care.

I would love to have that guitar. I don't have a classical and I could use one. I plat some weddings and I play at Church. Christmas carols sound real good on the classical. Let me know if you haven't given it away already.

You guys are great, added you to our blog...
http://frugalfarmblog.blogspot.com/

I do love some good music,just reminds me of my childhood!

Love Mountain music, any kind, grew up with family members that picked and sang,All my kids play or sing,not the same music but the gift of music is the same. Barbara

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