Tag: Guitarists

My Favorite Christmas Music Explained: Oh Holy Night

My Favorite Christmas Music Explained: Oh Holy Night

| December 16, 2008 | 19 Replies

One of the things I love most about the Christmas season is the music. No other holiday supplies us with such rich and varied music performed by skilled musicians, as well as beautiful pieces mangled by people who should be prohibited by international treaty from ever singing them. My favorite Christmas song, and the one […]

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RIP Bo Diddley

RIP Bo Diddley

| June 2, 2008 | 1 Reply

The AP is reporting that guitar legend Bo Diddley has passed at the age of 79. He had suffered a heart attack and a stroke in recent months and his health had never quite recovered. Diddley is one of the Founding Fathers of guitar rock music. His trademark riff (about which I’ll say more later) […]

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