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Harvey Brooks

New York-born musician Harvey Brooks has played in enough seminal recordings for just about any three professions, and, aside from being one of the most renowned bass players in well-known music and jazz during the last 4 decades from the 20th hundred years, was also folk-rock’s initial electric bass participant …

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Stoneground

This large-scale communal outfit was originally formed in Walnut Creek, California, USA. In the beginning a trio, by 1970 the line-up have been expanded to add Tim Barnes (acoustic guitar), John Blakeley (bass/acoustic guitar), Luther Bildt (acoustic guitar/vocals), Pete Sears (keyboards/bass) and Mike Mau (drums). This quintet was asked to …

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Anton Fig

Drummer Anton Fig enjoyed a nightly dosage of popularity on NBC-TV’s popular NIGHT TIME With David Letterman. He was an integral part of the show’s studio room music group led by Paul Schaffer. Fig began playing drums at age group four. Later on he analyzed at Boston’s New Britain Conservatory …

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Phillip Goodhand-Tait

Philip Goodhand-Tait offers come near stardom being a performer on the painfully regular basis because the 1960s without ever achieving it, but nonetheless finding achievement. He’s a recognised manufacturer, songwriter, and musician whose function has benefitted performers which range from Roger Daltrey towards the Lords of the brand new Chapel, …

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Jim Fielder

Jim Fielder had a tangential part with several main 1960s Californian rock and roll functions before settling in to the the one that brought him probably the most acknowledgement, as the bass participant for Blood, Perspiration & Tears throughout their most popular years. In the middle-’60s, Fielder was bass participant …

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Ronnie Van Zant

Sometimes when background has been made, the globe tunes along with wide-eyed expectation. Other situations, it just sort of occurs when no-one is searching. That’s how it had been with Ronnie VanZant and several young men he pulled jointly in the ’60s who had become referred to as Lynyrd Skynyrd. …

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Peter White

Clean jazz guitarist Peter White’s lyrical lines and musical inventiveness certainly are a joy to hear. The affable Englishman’s elegance and playfulness arrive through in his music, providing his design of clean jazz a liveliness that others in the genre absence. Born Sept 20, 1954, for an British dad and …

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Les Dudek

Guitarist Les Dudek offers played with a few of rock and roll and pop’s biggest brands (Stevie Nicks, Steve Miller, Dave Mason, Cher, Boz Scaggs, as well as the Allman Brothers Music group, amongst others), furthermore to issuing single albums by himself. Created on August 2, 1952, in Rhode Isle, …

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Andy Kulberg

Before he emerged because the bassist using the Blues Task, practically all of Andy Kulberg’s performing experience contains playing in polka bands in his native Buffalo, NY. A classically qualified flautist, Kulberg was sufficient within the bass to price a place within the fledgling Greenwich Village-based group, alongside Al Kooper, …

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Steve Katz

Guitarist/vocalist Steve Katz may possibly not be quite a home name, never having pursued a single profession, but he’s played with an enviable string of recordings through the 1960s and ’70s, in acoustic folk, jazz, blues, R&B, hard rock and roll, and every other popular genre that’s arrive in America …

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