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Old 02-08-2003, 19:47:00   #1
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Post Surprisingly, Sam Phillips only died Weds

Yes indeed, the father of Rock'n'Roll production didn't push up the daisies until this week. Who'd have thunk it? Damn people get old these days.

Anyway, he was a really cool dude and invented distortion by punching holes in a speaker cone with a screwdriver. Respec'.

News story: http://www.undercover.com.au/news/20...mphillips.html

Guardian Obit: http://www.guardian.co.uk/arts/news/...009738,00.html
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