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And he had a BAD RED CADILLAC
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Chuck's routine for a gig was drive from Wentzille to St. Louis airport. Only guitar and suit bag. Fly to destination. Rent cheapest car and drive to gig. Cash up front before playing. Play and then back to airport and then St. Louis. Promoter hired backup band and paid them. They were given songs and keys with instructions to never be louder than Chuck. He might not even speak to you, lol.
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(03-19-2017 05:13 PM)Strat57 Wrote:  Chuck's routine for a gig was drive from Wentzille to St. Louis airport. Only guitar and suit bag. Fly to destination. Rent cheapest car and drive to gig. Cash up front before playing. Play and then back to airport and then St. Louis. Promoter hired backup band and paid them. They were given songs and keys with instructions to never be louder than Chuck. He might not even speak to you, lol.

I read he got stopped in Australia with $500,000 cash in a suitcase cuz he didn't trust anybody.
03-19-2017 05:33 PM
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Rock N Roll will never die
03-19-2017 05:34 PM
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(03-19-2017 05:13 PM)Strat57 Wrote:  Chuck's routine for a gig was drive from Wentzille to St. Louis airport. Only guitar and suit bag. Fly to destination. Rent cheapest car and drive to gig. Cash up front before playing. Play and then back to airport and then St. Louis. Promoter hired backup band and paid them. They were given songs and keys with instructions to never be louder than Chuck. He might not even speak to you, lol.

Sometimes you just gotta know your role?
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I just like throwing NTR in the NTR crowd's faces sometimes, I support this thread.
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(03-19-2017 05:33 PM)holyterror Wrote:  
(03-19-2017 05:13 PM)Strat57 Wrote:  Chuck's routine for a gig was drive from Wentzille to St. Louis airport. Only guitar and suit bag. Fly to destination. Rent cheapest car and drive to gig. Cash up front before playing. Play and then back to airport and then St. Louis. Promoter hired backup band and paid them. They were given songs and keys with instructions to never be louder than Chuck. He might not even speak to you, lol.

I read he got stopped in Australia with $500,000 cash in a suitcase cuz he didn't trust anybody.

Yep. Sure did.
03-19-2017 11:25 PM
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(03-19-2017 07:13 PM)3601 Wrote:  
(03-19-2017 05:13 PM)Strat57 Wrote:  Chuck's routine for a gig was drive from Wentzille to St. Louis airport. Only guitar and suit bag. Fly to destination. Rent cheapest car and drive to gig. Cash up front before playing. Play and then back to airport and then St. Louis. Promoter hired backup band and paid them. They were given songs and keys with instructions to never be louder than Chuck. He might not even speak to you, lol.

Sometimes you just gotta know your role?

He was very distrustful of people. He barely was civil to even those who loved him and tried to help. Yeah, you have to know your place in his universe.
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