Category Archives: Uncategorized

Junior Walker

Junior Walker Junior Walker was saxophone player for the group “Junior Walker and the All-Stars” who enjoyed a string of hits in the mid to late sixties with “Shotgun” and “What Does It Take (To win your love?). He also … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Gene Vincent

Gene Vincent In 1956 “Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps” recorded and released “Be-Bop-A-Lula” which went on to sell over 200,000 copies and eventually became a fifties rock-n-roll classic and established Gene as a teenage idol. His follow-ups sold fair … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Sid Vicious

Sid Vicious Perhaps the most controversial musician of the punk movement (If you can really call him a musician, because it has been debated if he actually knew how to play the bass guitar), Sid Vicious embodied the snarling obnoxious … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Henry “The Sunflower” Vestine

Henry “The Sunflower” Vestine Henry Vestine was born in Tacoma Park, Maryland on Christmas day 1944. In 1966 he joined “Canned Heat” as their lead guitarist. Newly christened as “The Sunflower”, Vestine’s guitar prowess incorporated acid-charged blues riffs punctuated by … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment