Category Archives: Gruppo Sportivo

Fall, 1979

12-9-11 Fall, 1979 I flew to England by myself in the fall of 1979.  I was going to meet up with Cameron Hand in Paris, at a pre-determined date – in a couple of days.  The hotel that I had … Continue reading

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1980 – (Ron is 22)

9-17-10                     1980 – (Ron is 22) Warning:  Long Post! In the summer of 1980, I turned 22 years old.  I was working full-time, and I was busy with my band.  I believe I went to Europe in July, 1980 – … Continue reading

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Ultimate Collection #4

8-20-10                     Gruppo Sportivo (Ultimate Collection #4) For the 4th title in My Ultimate Collection, the 3rd album by Gruppo Sportivo, “The Buddy Odor Stop – Buddy Odor Is A Gas” (1979) is an obvious choice.  I acquainted myself with Gruppo … Continue reading


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