My old mate Bernie Ross called round the other day and brought his son Sam. I got sam to do some recording so pulled out the cafe Blues backing track, told him it's basically A minor but watch out for the F and E7.
He put the headphones on, and here is the very first take
Sam's Dad butting in again…. He's now in a band - "Watermelon Snare". Three 14 year olds, plus Sam who's recently turned 13. (Their bizarre name came about when someone described the snare drum in their school's music room as being "so weedy that you'd get more punch from hitting a watermelon with a donkey's dong". Or something). They played our little Witshire town's annual Food Festival a couple of weeks ago, and have been bathing in local celebrity status ever since. Here's a clip of Sam and the band, looking impossibly cool.