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LJ Eiffert


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California, USA
Post Posted 18 Jan 2018 3:49 pm     Reply with quote

It brake's my heart to let everybody know my dear long time friend Mr.Al Parrett passed away. Prayers.RIP Al. Love you my musician brother. Crying or Very sad
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Jerry Malvern


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Menifee, California, USA
Post Posted 18 Jan 2018 4:16 pm     Reply with quote

I remember Al. We had a gig at the VFW in Yucaipa California and Al walked in. Let him come up on stage to sing a few. He had a great voice. RIP
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Mike Perlowin


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Los Angeles CA
Post Posted 19 Jan 2018 2:31 am     Reply with quote

Sad news. Al and I have known each other since the 70s.
R.I.P old friend.
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Jerry Hayes


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Virginia Beach, Va.
Post Posted 19 Jan 2018 10:19 am     Reply with quote

Leo, thanks for posting the sad news about Al... He was also a long time friend of mine and a fine steeler & vocalist as well as a video camera operator. I have a couple of great videos he shot for be before I left SoCal for Virginia. He sent me a copy of a CD he had made which featured him on vocals and steel... Before that I'd never been aware that he could sing as well as he did. All I'd ever seen him do in SoCal was play steel..... I'm saddened by this but I know he'll RIP as he was a good guy........JH in Va.
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LJ Eiffert


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California, USA
Post Posted 23 Mar 2018 5:56 am     Reply with quote

You welcome Jerry. WOW, how time is going by so fast Jerry. .... My New CD SwampWater Fox CD Album on Young Country Records has two songs on it you are playing Steel Guitar on..... Some Old Cuts re-mastered...... Thanks for being my dear friend for many years in Southern California and now. God Bless you & your family Jerry. Love you brother. Winking
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Rick Schmidt


From:
Prescott AZ, USA
Post Posted 24 Mar 2018 1:38 pm     Reply with quote

so sorry to hear this... Al was a good guy! Rest in Peace...
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Godfrey Arthur


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Philippines
Post Posted 24 Mar 2018 4:16 pm     Reply with quote

Godspeed Al.



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LJ Eiffert


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California, USA
Post Posted 25 Mar 2018 11:24 am     Reply with quote

Al Parrett was a Southern California Pioneer Musician like many others before him. Red Rohnes,Art,Sanchez, Carl West, Joe Baker,Tom Brunley,Ralph Mooney, Billy Mize,Sammy Watson & many many more. R.I.P. All Musicians who are gone from this earth. Crying or Very sad
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Jerry Hayes


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Virginia Beach, Va.
Post Posted 30 Mar 2018 7:27 am     Reply with quote

Leo, don't forget Joaquin Murphy, Rex Endicott or Billy Tonneson..........JH in Va.
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