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"Cocaine", "After Midnight" composer J. J. Cale has passed at 74

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07-27-2013 09:01 PM

http://music.msn.com/music/article.aspx?news=820172

Eric Clapton made them famous, but they were the brainchild of J. J. His vision for both songs was quite a bit more laid back than Clapton’s.

“Cocaine” :

“After Midnight” :

-- "Sometimes even now, when I'm feeling lonely and beat, I drift back in time, and I find my feet...Down on Main Street." - Bob Seger


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#1 posted 07-27-2013 11:49 PM

JJ Cale passed away at 8:00 pm on Friday July 26 at Scripps Hospital in La Jolla, CA.

-- The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius, 经过艰苦的努力的梦想可以成真

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#2 posted 07-27-2013 11:49 PM

recorded 34 albums

-- The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius, 经过艰苦的努力的梦想可以成真

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