John Fahey, Peter Lang & Leo Kottke


John Fahey / Peter Lang / Leo Kottke

  • Release Date: 18 Apr 1996
  • TAKCD-6502-2

In the 1950s the young John Fahey discovered the funky, unpretentious, down-home, spontaneous guitar-oriented 78s recorded in the late 1920s and early 1930s by rural Southern black and poor white folks. He changed the music to suit his own image of what art should be and created the concept of the solo steel-string guitarist/composer. Leo Kottke built on Fahey's vision, made it more accessible, and proved how large the market could be. In 1974 these two guitar giants, joined by Peter Lang, wh… MORE


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