The AP (google.com) is reporting the Donald "Duck" Dunn, passed away this morning in Tokyo while on tour with Steve Cropper. He was 70 years old.
Of course, I remember him from The Blues Brothers, but I most remember him in a number of concert bootlegs that a friend of mine, during his futile attempt to teach me how to play the bass, was using as examples of how to play the bass as part of a band instead of playing just by myself.
Vocatus atque non vocatus, Deus aderit. -- Erasmus
All others things being equal, the simplest solution is usually stupidity. -- Darwin Minor
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