with the Topeka T shirt from the "Magic"
album. I believe this was his very first
album with Tama as he had just gotten
the endorsement deal.
I saw him shortly before this at San Jose
State do a clinic with Mark Soskin, keys
and the then Santana bass player. Name
escapes me. All three of them were amazing.
I still have the scar on my chin from when
my jaw hit the floor after seeing Billy in
person for the first time in 1977. He was
just 32, 33 years old then...
That's a clinic I will never, ever forget as
long as the Good Lord gives me days to