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    Dream On Dream Weaver! - R.I.P. Gary Wright

    "Man, we killin' elephants in the back yard..."

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    Fondly recall hearing this jam quite a lot on AM radio in the late 1970s…

    "Man, we killin' elephants in the back yard..."

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    And of course Wayne’s World brought this joint back into the cultural zeitgeist with a vengeance:

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    Quote Originally Posted by dookeyXXX View Post
    Fondly recall hearing this jam quite a lot on AM radio in the late 1970s

    Hell yeah, I can hear the sizzle of the cigarette my dad just lit from the push in lighter as I stick to the not leather back seat of the oldsmobuick.....
    AM radio in the 70s damn

    this captures a bit of the vibe

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    Gotta love the GA seating on first come basis, plus the band with two lead keyboardists…

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    GW’s influence on rap was indelible




    Fairly comprehensive list of all artists who sampled him:
    https://www.whosampled.com/Gary-Wright/
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    "Man, we killin' elephants in the back yard..."

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