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Acoustic Guitarslinger R.D. King Brings His Richly Intertwining, Melodic Instrumentals to NYC

Source: New York Music Daily

First there was B.B. Then there was Albert, then Freddie. And now there’s R.D., the latest in a line of first-class guitar-playing Kings. Difference is that R.D. King plays acoustic, and that his style is not blues but his own intricate, meticulous, occasionally multitracked instrumental music that could be called pastoral psychedelia or cinematic folk. Either way, it’s a hell of a lot more energetic and epic than most music for the acoustic guitar.

King is bound to get comparisons to a whole slew of fingerstyle players who use unorthodox or open tunings – John Renbourn, Bert Jansch, Adrian Legg, ...

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Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions made us a playlist (listen), release new LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It features legends like Bert Jansch and Captain Beefheart, plus smaller, newer artists like Ora Cogan and Daydream Machine, and more.

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MusicNotes from the XPN Morning Show: Watch Best Coast rock “Heaven Sent” at SXSW, and remembering late, great guitarist John Renbourn.

Source: The Key (WXPN)

johnrenbourn.co.ukXPN is loving the new song from Best Coast- “Heaven Sent.”   Watch them perform it live @ last week’s SXSW Festival in Austin.  Heaven Sent is featured on Best Coast’s new album “California Nights” which comes out on May 5th. … Continued

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