The Blues http://wyso.org en Moonlight in Colorado, Johnny Smith Remembered http://wyso.org/post/moonlight-colorado-johnny-smith-remembered <p><em>On June 11, 2013 <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/therecord/2013/06/14/191396165/johnny-smith-revered-guitar-player-has-died">legendary guitarist Johnny Smith died at the age of 90</a>.&nbsp; WYSO's own Shakin' Dave Hussong had the opportunity to study with Smith in 1971 and has this remembrance. </em></p><p>The seasons change so quickly in Colorado. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 19:03:36 +0000 Shakin' Dave Hussong 41304 at http://wyso.org Denny Johnson/The Rug: The Lifelong Application of Layin' Down the Bass/Love Philosophy http://wyso.org/post/denny-johnsonthe-rug-lifelong-application-layin-down-basslove-philosophy <p><em>Shakin&#39; Dave&#39;s tribute to his friend and former bandmate, the late Denny Johnson.</em></p><p>He was a blessed and enlightened individual. He maintained the quintessential Bass/role playing persona There was nothing rote about DJ. He must have been born with a comprehensive insight into the human condition and its obvious contradictions. His maturity, at least from a philosophical musical standpoint was intimidating to this wannabe guitarist/visual artist.</p> Sun, 20 Nov 2011 20:16:49 +0000 Shakin' Dave Hussong 14715 at http://wyso.org Denny Johnson/The Rug: The Lifelong Application of Layin' Down the Bass/Love Philosophy