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Duane Allman: 41 Years Since He left Us

41 years ago today, one of the worlds greatest guitar players was killed in a motorcycle crash. Duane died just weeks short of his 25th birthday. Duane Allman has become one of my favorite guitar players.  Just the way he gets his Les Paul to scream out the blues. Duane Allman was also a founding member [...]

By | October 29th, 2012|Categories: Music|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sometimes It’s Just the Blues; Albert King

I love sharing music that turns me on. Today's topic is blues guitar and today's master is Albert King (April 25, 1923 to December 21, 1992). King was known as "The Velvet Bulldozer" and in this clip its easy to see why. King was left handed but played right handed guitars with the strings reversed [...]

By | February 12th, 2010|Categories: Music|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments