This day (April 24, 2013), in Ben Lomond, California, died Bob Brozman, an American guitarist and ethnomusicologist.
Wikipedia : This day (April 24, 2013), in Ben Lomond, California, died Bob Brozman, an American guitarist and ethnomusicologist.
Official Site : Redefining musical diversity worldwide, Bob Brozman is a remarkably prolific artist whose wit, energy, and musical technique combine powerfully to create an unforgettable live performance. A master of slide, fingerstyle, and percussive guitar, Bob’s exhilarating show spans the global and musical spectrum, and keeps audiences enthralled, begging for more of his endearing, infectious energy.
@last.fm : He has performed in a number of styles such as blues, Gypsy jazz, calypso, ragtime, Hawaiian and Caribbean music. Brozman has also collaborated with musicians from diverse cultural backgrounds such as India, Africa, Japan, Papua New Guinea and Reunion Island. He has been called “an instrumental wizard” and “a walking archive of 20th Century American music.
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