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At 9:46pm on July 14, 2008, Bob Minner said…
Robert, welcome! Love your playing. Btw, back in the mid 80's, you cleaned my clock at Winfield.:-) Good to see you here...
At 9:03pm on July 17, 2008, Orrin Joy said…
I love what you and Johnny do together ... Johnny is one of my mando heros ... great guitar pickin Bob...
At 7:57am on July 18, 2008, Bob Minner said…
Thanks Robert. Yeah, the McGraw gig pays the bills and has been a great thing. I am out right now with my old buddy Frank Ray and his bluegrass group Cedar Hill. Serious traditional grass.:-) Good to be giving the '46 'bone' a workout. Frank is a vintage guitar guy and has a bunch of old D 18s and bones, btw. Take care and I hope to cross paths sometime and pick.
At 11:26pm on July 18, 2008, Rex Flottman said…
Hey Robert! Good to hear from you. Man we are really looking forward to you and that Mandolin guy your bring out to Winfield with you! It's hard to believe how fast September is getting here.
Take care!
Rex
At 3:14pm on July 21, 2008, Jay Gill said…

Hey now, who is that dapper gentleman on the right?! Meant to tell you that you and Brandon sounded good at the Allegheny Echoes concert! -Jay
At 9:10am on August 3, 2008, Steve Kaufman said…
Hey Robert
Hope we can meet up sometime this year. Holler at me about you and that hotshot mando player coming to the Palace. I am touring Slovenia for the rest of the week so give me a chance to get back to business.
Yur Pal
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At 8:15am on August 5, 2008, Hayes Griffin said…
Yes sir, I've gotten to know Troy pretty well over the past few years. I look forward to meeting you too!
At 12:44pm on August 6, 2008, Gary Cook said…
Hello Robert,
We are working away here in Durango. I hope you can visit someday. Also, I am not sure about Winfield this year but I hope to see you there. Have a great summer.
Gary Cook
At 1:55pm on August 26, 2008, Jerry Rose said…
Robert,
I've been listening to your "Pickin Up Steam", and "Watch Your Step" cds that I just received and I already had your "Back Home" with Steve as well as your "Swingin" cds. Love them all and I consider them a must have for any serious flatpicker's musical library. Keep up the great work! You are so clean and clear!

Jerry Rose
At 3:59pm on September 14, 2008, Marcy Marxer "Iona Martin" said…
Hey Robert,
You're fantastic! I put one of your CDs on when I was trying to clean up the house today. Well, the house is still a mess! I just had to sit down and listen to every note! Your work is beautiful!!

Take Care,
Marcy

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