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Gibson hails BB King's live album
Gibson has identified a live album by BB King as one of the finest blues albums ever made.
According to the electric guitar manufacturer, many of the greatest blues albums of all time are those that were recorded in front of a live audience.
BB King's 1965 LP Live at the Regal was highlighted as one such example, as it showcases many of the guitarist's distinctive playing styles, such as his "stinging" vibratos and "incredible" sustain.
The manufacturer added that the blues springs from "communal traditions" in the way that folk music does, allowing performers to feed off the vibe generated by members of the audience.Posted on 9 Oct 2009 12:30 to category : Band / Celebrity News
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