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Jim Reynolds


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Post  Posted 26 Jun 2015 10:31 pm    
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When I was stationed in Germany 63-66, worked in bands with Wade Jackson (Stonewall's Brother) There was a steel player from Germany that I was friends with, but lost track of him. His name was Red Saxton and lived in the Frankfurt area. I hope some of the international friends might know of him and let me know how to get in touch. Any help would be appreciated.
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Russ Wever


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Post  Posted 1 Jul 2015 2:24 pm    
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You're probably referring to Red Saxon.
We did business with Red when I managed
the Steel Deptartment at Scotty's Music.
He was ill several years ago and I never
heard the outcome.
Here're a couple links . . .

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Jim Reynolds


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Post  Posted 1 Jul 2015 3:46 pm    
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Yes, Russ, he the one I was referring to. At the time I knew him was from 63-66, the from 72-75, while stationed in Germany working with country bands. He had a lot of trouble with his sight, but that was the last I knew, Thanks for the answer.
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Jim Reynolds


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Savannah, Ga 31405
Post  Posted 2 Jul 2015 6:59 pm    
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Russ, do know of anyway to send him a message. All I can find is YouTube. Thanks for the help so far. It was great just to see and hear him play again. The I was with him, he was trying to add pedals to his steel. WOW what a memory. Thanks for your help
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Russ Wever


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Kansas City
Post  Posted 5 Jul 2015 9:27 pm    
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Jim,
Check your 'forum'
email/message . . .
~Rw
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