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PostPosted: Wed Nov 27, 2002 2:22 pm 
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well - we now reside in the age of equal opportunity and its just that i have detected a distinct gender imbalance in recently taken polls. so now, here it is ; the opportunity to list your all time favorite female guitar heros. ill kick off:<br><br>1.  miss webb. our 78 year old music teacher at school.<br>2.  jennifer batten -  think played with prince.<br>3. joni mitchell - i always loved joni.<br>4. prince - stride says hes a girl<br>5. courtney love - most definitly<br><br>i know this is dumb but thats me - down to a tee.

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 27, 2002 2:27 pm 
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Jennifer Batten played...and perhaps still plays...with Jeff Beck.

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 27, 2002 7:00 pm 
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Joni Mitchell<br>Joan Armatrading<br>Emily Remler<br>Sharon Isbin<br>

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 27, 2002 7:12 pm 
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PJ Harvey<br>Gillian Welch<br>Emily Robison (Dixie Chicks)<br>Nancy Wilson (Heart)<br>Uh... Liz Phair?<br><br>Does Banjo count?


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 27, 2002 7:28 pm 
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[quote author=elROACHo link=board=legends;num=1038442936;start=0#3 date=11/27/02 at 21:12:33]PJ Harvey<br>Gillian Welch<br>Emily Robison (Dixie Chicks)<br>Nancy Wilson (Heart)<br>Uh... Liz Phair?<br><br>Does Banjo count?[/quote]<br><br>Oh yeah, forgot Polly Jean...she'd be my 5th...my faves are To Bring You My Love (mutant blues?) and Is This Desire...

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 28, 2002 11:57 pm 
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the contestants are...........1..shona lang :-*2..jan hellreagal..3bic runga ..4..boh runga..(stellar*)..5the chic from 'fur patrol'......all kiwi .........so check it out :-* :-*

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[quote author=sleeping_in_a_jar link=board=legends;num=1038442936;start=0#2 date=11/27/02 at 21:00:20]Joni Mitchell<br>Joan Armatrading<br>Emily Remler<br>Sharon Isbin<br>[/quote]<br><br>i saw joan armatrading around '77 or so, <br>she was amazing!!!<br><br><br>  

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2002 1:04 pm 
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that corrie looks like she can really rock - she has that guitar stance attitude thing - the new girl ackemann i hope  - he still plays in uk lots seen him in chester recently, i went to uni in hull so im a big cloggie fan.i knew somethin good had to materilize outa my dumb post - there must be more like corrie - come on - im off to check her out. mungo

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[quote author=reednzl link=board=legends;num=1038442936;start=0#8 date=11/29/02 at 09:18:07]<br><br>i saw joan armatrading around '77 or so, <br>she was amazing!!!<br><br>  [/quote]<br><br>I saw her playing electric on some award show on TV back in the 80's and couldn't believe it!...the problem is she doesn't seem to play that much electric anymore...her most recent albums have her primarily on acoustic...but she's a damn good, albeit not too well known, singer-songwriter type, reminiscient of Court and Spark era Joni sometimes but definitely with her own unique style...<br>

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 01, 2002 7:09 pm 
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Sue Foley<br>Lady Bo<br>Susan Tedeschi<br>Bonnie Raitt<br>Rory Block<br>Nancy Wilson<br>Joan Jett<br>Lita Ford<br>Sheryl Crow<br><br>Forget the rules.<br><br>

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[quote author=drooling_savant link=board=legends;num=1038442936;start=0#12 date=12/01/02 at 21:09:08]<br><br>Rory Block<br><br>[/quote]<br><br>Holy shit drooling,  you just solved a big riddle for me...about 4 years ago I saw a concert featuring solo performances by 4 guitarists...Herb Ellis, Sharon Isbin, Stanley Jordan, and a 4th I haven't been able to remember for my life (didn't save the program)...but I remember she was DAMN good...well it was Rory Block! Blues, right? Thanks, I'll sleep much better tonight...BTW, the original line-up was supposed to include Michael Hedges, but he was killed in a car crash and was replaced by Jordan...

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 01, 2002 10:04 pm 
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[quote author=Ronnys_Noomies link=board=legends;num=1038442936;start=0#14 date=12/01/02 at 22:49:05]I thought Rory Block was a man. Shows how much I know.[/quote]<br><br>Perhaps you were thinking of Rory Calhoun?<br><br>[sup]The Farmer has some mighty fine jerky over at the Shell Motel... [/sup]

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 02, 2002 10:06 pm 
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[quote author=Ronnys_Noomies link=board=legends;num=1038442936;start=15#16 date=12/02/02 at 07:12:00]<br><br>LOL. Maybe so!<br>[/quote]<br>Or maybe Rory Gallagher.<br>


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A lot of really cool female guitar players already have been named, especially the Del Rubio Triplet. At this point I would like to add Sophia Warren, Vainona Rider and My Gal Keneally. Ahoy, Ray

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or Rory Storm...


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No one has mentioned Tracy Bonham.  <br><br>I think she's a kick ass guitarist.<br><br>

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 22, 2003 8:29 pm 
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How about Leni Stern (jazz), Debbie Davies (blues) or Ani DiFranco (folk/pop).


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Jennifer Batten<br>Wendy Melvoin (Prince/ Wendy and Lisa)<br>Bonnie Raitt<br>Ani DiFranco<br>and last but not least: ME!!!!!


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Ellen McIlwaine.<br>great slide. check her site. seen her play twice, she kicks ass. <br>http://www.ellenmcilwaine.com/

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[quote author=Sebastiaan link=board=legends;num=1038442936;start=0#7 date=11/29/02 at 07:36:07]Corrie van Binsbergen, "a unique -female- jazz/rock/avantgarde<br>guitarist from the Netherlands"... check her out!<br><br>Image<br><br><br><br>[/quote]<br><br><br> ;D ;D ;D YESSSS.........: Corrie en de Brokken...GREAT!!!<br>

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