Transcript for Open Mike: Paul Simon Cover Goes Viral
Mike." It's "Open Mike" time, everybody. Meet the guy whose viral cover of Paul Simon's "Graceland," sounds just like the original. Listen to this. ? I'm going to graceland graceland, graceland ? It's too good. Was it too good? We're about to put that song to the test. Josh turner, come on out, josh turner. How are you doing, man? Very well. Now, josh, we have a little setup for you. Go ahead, have a seat. Strap on that guitar. We want to check you out. We're going to play the original version. We're going to cut it. And you're going to pick it up. No pressure at all. This is only live TV. Now, you're just showing off. All right. Control room, hit it. Here we go. ? A Mississippi delta was shining like a national guitar ? ? I'm following the river down the highway ? ? through the cradle of the civil war ? Here we go. Control room again. ? I'm going to graceland Memphis, Tennessee ? ? I'm going to graceland poor boys and pilgrims with families ? ? and we are going to graceland my traveling companion ? ? is 9 years old he's the child of my first marriage ? ? but I have a reason to believe we both will be received ? ? in graceland ? You know what, josh? You blew the challenge away. You blew it away. Wow. I don't know about that. We knew it. Never in doubt. We're impressed. But what made you play the guitar? What made you start? What got you into it? When I was 13 years old, I was an avid video gamer. Like most kids. My parents thought it was in my best interest to confiscate my playstation. And told me I needed to find something better to do with my time. And I learned a few beatles songs. And that's how it all got started. Are you surprised that the video went viral? I was surprised. I had a video go a little viral a while ago. And it was more flashy guitar video. It was a cover of "Sultans of swing" by dire straits. People love flashy guitar stuff. I was surprised that something vocal-oriented went viral. Did you ever get the playstation back? I did get it back. But I've never looked at it the same way since?
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