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Glen Campbell may tour

Sunday, September 21, 2008 – Glen Campbell may tour next year in support of his just released covers disc. Following Campbell's appearance Saturday night at the Americana Music Association Convention at which he played five songs, his producer guitarist Julian Raymond said Sunday that they were considering dates in early 2009 in the northeast.

Both Campbell and Raymond were genuinely pleased in comments made Sunday with the reception that they received from an enthusiastic crowd the previous evening. During the show, Campbell played his version of Green Day's Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) for the first time.


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CD review - British Live Performance Glen Campbell was in fine voice for this 1990 Doncaster, England concert that features strong performances of many of his classic hits and some rare gems, but at times the collection feels a bit dated by the presence of unmemorable tracks from his current album at the time. Campbell's association with songwriter Jim Webb is celebrated nicely not only with megahits "Galveston," "By The Time I Get To Phoenix" and "Wichita Lineman," but one of the highlights is a ...
CD review - I'll Be Me Soundtrack In what will likely become the swansong to Glen Campbell's prolific 50-plus year career, "I'll Be Me" documents both the life and failing health of a man long considered an American icon. While Campbell's battle with Alzheimer's disease is well known, it's still difficult to witness the awful effects of a horrible disease that's effectively robbed him of his musical abilities, cognizance and ability to live life the way anyone of us would wish. ...


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