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Pee Wee Crayton: Blues Guitar Magic, The Modern Legacy, Vol. 2

Read "Blues Guitar Magic, The Modern Legacy, Vol. 2" reviewed by Ed Kopp


Some of the most sophisticated blues was recorded during that interval following World War II before rock 'n roll took America by storm. Pee Wee Crayton was one of the leading guitar innovators during that period, and his pioneering style is well represented on this disk. The Modern Legacy, Volume 2, Blues Guitar Magic is not quite as strong as its precursor Volume 1 (1996), but it comes close. This one is dominated by slow, enticing numbers and ...


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