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Roger McGuinn


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Roger McGuinn (born James McGuinn III) is most famous for being a founding member, singer, guitarist, and songwriter in The Byrds. Since that band’s demise he has had moderate success as a solo artist, working with many other artists, including Bob Dylan and Tom Petty. Some of his solo material has appeared in films, such as 1969’s Easy Rider.
Roger, along with the other Byrds members, was honored with an induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1991.


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  • Nessyliz

    Saw him live once and it was really awesome!

    27 May 2013 Reply
  • promisedeyes

    Listen to: "Rock And Roll Time". It reminds me so much of Ramones and the Clash! (and right from the same time as Ramones debut album) :3

    23 Aug 2011 Reply

    TheSgtPepper: Yes, Dylan was referencing the lyrically mistake McGuinn made on the Byrds version.

    13 Aug 2011 Reply
  • futurolvidado

    Back From Rio is an awesome album. [3] :)

    7 Feb 2011 Reply
  • Ellsee53

    Back From Rio is an awesome album.[2] YES!!!!!!

    1 Jan 2011 Reply
  • JasonMcLeest

    Live At the XM Studios 05/27/2004 WOW !

    27 Aug 2010 Reply
  • TheSgtPepper

    "Pack up your money pull up your tent Mc Guinn, you aint a going nowhere" Is Roger Mc Guinn the Mc Guinn mentioned in You aint going nowhere by Bob Dylan?

    14 Aug 2010 Reply
  • jmfordummies

    Flow river flow...

    13 Aug 2010 Reply
  • jtn191

    I saw Roger McGuinn play my dinky little hometown. He opened with my favorite, My Back Pages and closed with Turn, Turn, Turn. Dude is the Hendrix of folk.

    19 Apr 2010 Reply
  • michaelangelo66

    I started playing electric 12 strings because of him....In my pic you can see me playing one live in front of 3000 people!

    28 Jan 2010 Reply
  • sailinshoes1

    Hey...been looking for a song "Don't You Write Her Off Like That"? by McGuinn, Clarke and Hillman. Can;t find hear, i-tumes. Anyone remember? Late 70's if I recall.

    27 Dec 2009 Reply
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    29 Nov 2009 Reply
  • Giga-man

    The man with the 12 String. Legend.

    24 Aug 2009 Reply
  • zedshtein

    most of all like Round Table and Dreamland...but Back From Rio, in my opinion, on of the best of his creations....

    15 Jun 2009 Reply
  • Slit_Your_Guts

    Saw him live years ago.....only went for the Byrds songs but he was really good.

    22 May 2009 Reply
  • TippinMyStuff

    special sound

    10 Mar 2009 Reply
  • unwyrd1

    he's now and always been the byrds

    10 Jan 2009 Reply
  • donr1949

    Listening to that rangy Rickenbacker never fails to pick me up. Pure therapy, sheer joy.

    2 Oct 2008 Reply
  • Blitzkrieg2003

    The Trees Are All Gone!!! OH NO!&^$%^#!!!! i love the 12 string sound

    22 Apr 2008 Reply
  • Cheeveer

    Back From Rio is an awesome album.

    16 Oct 2007 Reply
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