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Old 04-23-2016, 12:32 PM   #31
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HAPPY 25TH ANNIVERSARY ORDINARY AVERAGE GUY!!!

Wow! Another milestone for another Eagles-related album. They just keep coming, don't they?

I love the title track on this album, but, overall, I have to say that I'm one that prefers Joe's '80's albums over the ones in the '90's.
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Old 04-23-2016, 04:45 PM   #32
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Happy 25th to "Ordinary Average Guy"!!! My Dad still has this and I remember when he first got it, which I would've been around 5, and I loved the lyrics to the title track. LOL My brother and I would crack up every time my Dad played it, and also because my Dad said it described him and his friends.
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Old 04-24-2016, 07:44 AM   #33
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OAG get's a bit of recognition at the Ultimate Classic Rock website; http://ultimateclassicrock.com/joe-w...y-average-guy/.

I can remember buying that Wilson Phillips LP, and The Simpsons Sing The Blues. It was a bad time to be a Walsh fan. Richard Marx is pretty good though.

I played those 80s and 90s Walsh albums, Over And Over again, for months on end, in the hope that I'd get to like them more. The 70s albums, I was hooked after a couple of listens.

Here's an emaciated and probably, inebriated Joe performing Two Sides To Every Story in 1991. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FsYBcxCCDoY

It's a tough song to sing, even without the harmonica duties, Joe Vitale helps out a little bit, I think they shoulda made it into a full blown duet, It looks like Al Kooper helping out on guitar and "wardrobe malfunction"

I was actually looking for the tv performance where Joe's guitar jack becomes detached from his guitar and the show band play their own version of the song. Joe really was a mess at the time!
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Old 04-21-2017, 01:50 PM   #34
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Happy 26th Birthday to Ordinary Average Guy.

I love the title track. I used to hate the video to OAG, but it has grown on me.
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