A great player. I saw him often during the 70s when he was playing with Paul Ray and the Cobras and with Angela Strehli and Miss Lou Ann
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Oh man @sfar, I LOVE Lou Ann Barton! Her Jerry Wexler/Glenn Frey-produced album on Asylum is fantastic. I've seen/heard her live with Jimmy Vaughan a coupla times.
I believe I saw/heard Denny live with Lucinda Williams, on her Car Wheels tour. He and Kenny Vaughan (no relation) traded verses' soloing all night. They had different styles, but complimented each other. Lucinda has great taste in musicians.
For a long time during the 70s, Hut's Hamburgers on W. 6th St. in Austin had Angela Strehli every Wednesday night with Denny Freeman in the band. That was where we went as soon as we got off work late in the evening.
There's a wonderful version of "Hickory Wind" by Lucinda Williams on Buddy Miller's "Camayo Sessions at Sea" album. Lots of other great stuff on there, too, a personal favorite is Richard Thompson's version of "Wedding Bells"