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Everything posted by wimvriezen

  1. Happy Birthday Wallytosa !! *Jan 31*

    Jeff, I hope you had a wonderful Birthday!
  2. Happy Birthday BadFingerBarb !! *Jan 31*

    Happy Birthday BadFingerBarb!
  3. Ballad of Mott the Hoople

    It was David Bowie who wrote their breakthrough single in Europe: 'All the young dudes', one of their finest in the seventies.
  4. Happy Birthday Julie !! *Jan 10*

    Happy Birthday Julie! Greetz from Holland...
  5. Happy Birthday WimVriezen !! *Jan 7*

    Thanks again!
  6. Happy Birthday, Mr. Presley Jan.8

    Hi Elvis, did or didn't you left the building? Wish you could have been a granddaddy of 77 years old.
  7. Happy Birthday WimVriezen !! *Jan 7*

    Thank you all for your kind Birthday wishes, I appreciate all your messages very much. 2012 will be another remarkeble year, as some people might know I planned a Deep South trip from March 30 (Atlanta, Georgia) till April 19 (Nashville, Tennessee) with stops at New Orleans, Memphis and many other places.
  8. My Eric Carmen/Raspberries Top 20

    A top 20 list without: -Don't Wanna Say Goodbye -I can remember -Overnight sensation (Hit-record) is not well done, go on and do your homework again.
  9. Happy Birthday RaspberryBelle !! *Dec 30*

    Hope you had a wonderful Birthday Belle!
  10. Happy Birthday JuliaAllByMyself !! *Jan 1*

    Hope you had a wonderful Birthday Julia!

    Happy X-mas to you fans all over the world...
  12. Happy Birthday RaspBen !! *Dec 13*

    RaspBen!! Happy birthday wishes from Holland!

    Happy Birthday Tim!
  14. Any Raspberries fans in the South?

    Here's our schedule for our next trip to the USA, any Raspberries fans in this area? TOUR of the SOUTH - March/April 2012 Day by day itinerary SAT March 31 - flight Brussels ^ Atlanta (US Airways) - picked up by Arnold at the airport with van & trailer - downtown stroll (depending hour of arrival) - check-in for one night in Atlanta SUN April 1 - Sweet Auburn (MLK Jr's neighborhood) Transfer to Macon, GA - visit Allman Brothers' Big House - Rose Hill Cemetery (Duane Allman & Berry Oakley) - check-in for one night in Macon MON April 2 - Ocmulgee Mounds Transfer to Montgomery, AL via: - Providence Canyon - Columbus, GA (Ma Rainey) - Hank Williams's gravesite - check-in for one night in Montgomery TUE April 3 - visit Rosa Parks Museum (9 am) Transfer to New Orleans via: - Selma, AL (Edmund Pettus Bridge, Voting Rights Museum & Brown Chapel) - Meridian, MS (Jimmie Rodgers, Peavey amps) - the lower 9th Ward (Fats Domino, hurricane Katrina) - check-in for three nights in downtown New Orleans WED April 4 - Historic tour riverfront and French Quarter - afternoon and evening free THU April 5 - Musical tour (Storyville, St. Louis cemetery, Congo Square, House of the Rising Sun site, Tremé, Cosimo Matassa) - afternoon and evening free FRI April 6 - Barataria Preserve (swamp tour) Transfer to Lafayette, LA via: - Morgan City (Mississippi flood of 2011) - Loreauville (Clifton Chenier) - St. Martinville (Longfellow's Evangeline oak) - check-in for two nights in Lafayette - cajun dinner at Mulate's (Breaux Bridge) SAT April 7 - downtown Lafayette (Lafitte Center, Cypress Lake, historic oak) - Crowley, LA (J.D. Miller) - Mouton accordion shop - Eunice, LA (Cajun Music Hall of Fame, "Rendez-vous des Cajuns" radio show) SUN April 8 (Easter Sunday) Transfer to Vicksburg, MS via: - Baton Rouge - Natchez (bluff walk & downtown tour) - Natchez Trace Parkway - Windsor ruins - Port Gibson - check-in for one night in Vicksburg MON April 9 - Military Park tour Transfer to Greenwood, MS via: - Highway 61 (Onward, Rolling Fork, Leland) - Holly Ridge (Charley Patton) - Indianola (visit B.B. King Museum) - Robert Johnson's burial site - check-in for one night in Greenwood (Tallahatchie Flats) TUE April 10 Transfer to Oxford, MS via: - Money & Glendora (Emmett Till case) - Parchman (Lomax recordings) - Tutwiler (Sonny Boy Williamson, W.C. Handy) - Vance (John Lee Hooker) - downtown Oxford (Square Books) - check-in for one night in Oxford WED April 11 - visit Rowan Oak (William Faulkner) Transfer to Memphis, TN via: - Disco 9000 - R.L. Burnside's grave - Fred McDowell's grave - visit Graceland - check-in for two nights in Memphis THU April 12 - visit Cotton Exchange Museum (10 am) - visit Sun Studio (11:30 am) - Beale Street (eventually Gibson Factory) - Shangri La record shop - Ardent Studio - evening free FRI April 13 - Hotel Chisca (Dewey Phillips) - Lorraine Motel (MLK, Jacqueline Smith) - Church of God in Christ HQ (Mountaintop speech) - Soulsville (visit Stax Museum, Four Way soul food restaurant, Hi Studio) - Al Green's HQ Transfer to Robinsonville, MS via - Highway 61 South (Casino row, Tunica Co.) - check-in for two nights in Robinsonville - Hopson Commissionary (eventually) SAT April 14 (Juke Joint Festival day in Clarksdale) - Dockery plantation (Muddy Waters) - Riverside Hotel (Bessie Smith, Ike Turner) - visit John Ruskey's place (riverman) - attend Juke Joint Festival (daytime program ($10) + evening juke joint stroll) SUN April 15 Transfer to Tupelo, MS via: - Dockery plantation (Muddy Waters) - Helena, AR - Holly Springs (Graceland Too) - visit Elvis's birthplace - check-in for one night in Tupelo MON April 16 - Tupelo Hardware Store Transfer to Nashville, TN via: - Natchez Trace Parkway - Muscle Shoals (visit Alabama Music Hall of Fame, Fame studio, MSS studio) - Pulaski - check-in for two nights in Nashville TUE April 17 - visit RCA Studio B - visit Country Music Hall of Fame - Broadway (Gruen Guitars, Hatch Print, Wild Horse Saloon, Ernest Tubb Record Shop) - visit Ryman Auditorium - Grand Ole' Opry Show WED April 18 - Hendersonville (Johnny Cash) - return van & trailer - flight back Nashville ^ Brussels (where we arrive around 8 am the next morning)
  15. Any Raspberries fans in the South?

    I'm sure it will be a GREAT tour Bernie, thanks, but did or do we have any Raspberries fans in the South?
  16. Prayers needed for Blackhawkpat

    Get well soon, Pat!
  17. Partial Raspberries Reunion October 22, 2011?

    Good to see that they did Don't Wanna Say Goodbye & Hands on you! Wish I'd been there....

    Boopell! Hope you had a wonderful Birthday! Greetz from Holland!
  19. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, AL K !! *Sept 11*

    Happy Birthday! Hope you'll have a wonderful day, greetz from Holland! _________________________
  20. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, HOLLIES 65 !! *Sept 12*

    Happy Birthday! Hope you'll have a wonderful day, greetz from Holland!
  21. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LORI !! *Sept 5*

    Happy Birthday Lori! Greetz from Holland...
  22. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, JULIA D !! *Sept 5*

    Happy Birthday Julia D! Greetz from Holland...

    Happy Happy Birthday Tony! Greetz from the Netherlands...
  24. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DARLENE ! *August 30*

    Happy Happy Birthday Darlene! Greetz from the Netherlands...
  25. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LAURA ! *August 21*

    Hope you had a wonderful Birthday Laura! Greetz from Holland...