Now that Abbey Road has reached the top of the charts — again — on its 50th anniversary, it seems a good time to appreciate a less-celebrated aspect of their collective genius: John Lennon’s guitar playing.
Neither flashy nor trendy, guitarist Roy Buchanan influenced tons of rock guitar players.
Almost all 23 tracks feature fresh updates in the arrangements, providing Winwood fans a wholly fresh experience.
From Night Ranger and Whitesnake to Foreigner and Rock of Ages, Joel Hoekstra has lived a guitar player’s dream. He’s learned a lot along the way, too, as you’ll see in this latest installment of “5 Questions With…”
The late, great musician was part of big hits from The Beach Boys, The Monkees, and Merle Haggard.