Singer/Songwriter Loses Pick In Guitar During Big Break
had an opportunity, I seized it, I gave it 110%, and things just didn't go my way
today," said songwriter Justin "Guitar" Case, who is new to performing
his music. Case showed a lack of planning while performing the second song
in his five song set. He lost his pick inside his acoustic Fender, and though
the crowd showed patience, there were long, awkward pauses as Case continuously
turned his guitar upside down in an effort to rouse the pick from its captivity. The
mics picked up every sound as he shook the instrument.
was a song I needed a pick for," he recalled, "And I didn't have a backup
plan. Unfortunately, I was told there were talent scouts at work while I was
performing. They could have made my career, but now I guess I will just have
to keep plugging away in anticipation of my next big break." Despite the
setback, Case finished his performance, perhaps, fittingly, ending with Harry Chapin's
"Mr. Tanner." His friends led the audience in a massive, glowing
lighter waving assault as he finished.
Hopefully, that doesn't
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