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I Question (this ordeal)


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GregDz

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A song I co-wrote back in the late 60's with my brother, (aka PeterZ to those of you in the Minneapolis Music scene from the 70's and 80's).

(*ATHA*) means "After the Heart Attack". I had a heart attack in November 2010, a few days after my 58th birthday. I "saw" death, and the the doctors and nurses pulled me back from "him/it".

I decided that I would finish off my tunes here with the vocals as I don't want to leave any unfinished business behind if my heart fails again and there is no trauma team to bring me back. The "other side" was peaceful and terrifying at the same time. The heart attack hit while I was asleep and it was the most terrifying and painful, and at the same time gentle and peaceful, experience of my life. I can't describe the pain and terror I felt. They said I was screaming "take me but leave my family alone".

Thank you GOD for letting me come back this time. That is at least the 3rd Time. Help me find my mission here on earth.
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Uploaded: Feb 05, 2011 - 10:04:13 PM
Last Updated: Feb 06, 2011 - 01:39:04 PM Last Played: Dec 03, 2018 - 11:42:11 PM
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alackbass said 2868 days ago (February 6th, 2011)
I Question
Wow Greg! That is some amazing story. I'm glad you're still here to share your music. Take care of that ticker. I love the 70s vibe in this. This sounds like a lost track by the Edgar Winter group or the Allmans jamming away!
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GregDz said 2866 days ago (February 7th, 2011)
thanks!
hen I redid the hammond b-3 voicing for this tune I KNEW someone would mention the Allmans. And you will find a couple of my other tunes with the same voicing. As a keyboard player from the 60's-70's, I had 3 favorite sounds which I loved using live on stage and in the studio... A Hammond B3 driving a wood Leslie 145 powered by a 200 watt tube amp, A Mini-Moog or similar for that old fat analog synth sound, and a mellotron or chamberlain tape loop keyboard. With that I could do just about any type of progressive rock I could dream of.
Check out my latest song called Jackson's Lullaby (11/20/13)
MarkHolbrook said 2868 days ago (February 6th, 2011)
Whoa
Sorry to hear about the HA... That is bad news... Well hope you can keep it health and keep posting killer music! This is very cool!
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sschedra said 2868 days ago (February 6th, 2011)
Greg
I am the same age as you and often ask God the same question. I feel like a teenager waiting to grow up and find out what my mission is. I agree with Andrew's comments. It has that early 70's sound and kind of hints at the Allman's music. Stay well.
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Reggie_Pole said 2867 days ago (February 6th, 2011)
ATHA
Greg, sheesh. Glad you pulled through, man. New perspectives, no doubt. Take care.

I like this song once it gets going. It has that Whipping Post vibe, but it stands on its own. Happy to have you back at MJ.
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Name: Greg Dzubay
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Started playing in regional touring bands in Minneapolis in the late 60's. Keyboard player, into computers and electronic music since they first came out. Built my own synthesizer in 1970 as a high school electronics project. Sort of worked. My fa... [see more]

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Progressive rock (shortened to prog, or prog rock when differentiating from other "progressive" genres) is an ambitious, eclectic, and often grandiose style of rock music which arose in the late 1960s, reached the peak of its popularity in the early

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