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Alvino Rey

The self-styled “Ruler of your guitar,” swing-era bandleader Alvino Rey pioneered an otherworldly pedal metal sound that afterwards formed the building blocks of the area age pop aesthetic. Delivered Alvin McBurney in Oakland, California, on July 1, 1911, ten years afterwards he and his family members relocated to Cleveland, Ohio, …

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