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Gary Lucas is an acclaimed American guitarist, a Grammy-nominated songwriter, and an international recording artist with over a dozen solo albums to date, and a soundtrack composer for film and television. He has been described as "one of the best and most original guitarists in America" (David Fricke, 16 Nov. 2006, Rolling Stone); a "legendary leftfield guitarist" (The Guardian, 24 Dec. 2005); "the thinking man's guitar hero" (The New Yorker, 8 Jan. 2007), and one of "the most innovative and… read more

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  • Peter Hammill and Gary Lucas album, Other World, due for release on Feb., 3. Preview here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nu2I2pT7CpI
  • Former Magic Band guitarist Gary Lucas recited the gospel according to Captain Beefheart this past Friday and Saturday night, and what a show it was. http://audioapocalypse.blogspot.com/2012/01/gary-lucas-captain-beefheart-symposium.html
  • Very underrated. A lot more people should get to know him.
  • Brilliant. And such a nice, open, humble guy.
  • Great New York Times write up on Gary Lucas: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/10/arts/music/gary-lucas-has-a-new-cd-the-ordeal-of-civility.html?_r=1
  • Love Gary's work!
  • He is marvelous. But why so unknown!?
  • This man has somehow managed to connect the lives and art of John Zorn, Jeff Buckley, and Captain Beefheart, while also remaining a brilliant musical creature on his own. Is there nothing beyond your reach, Gary?
  • Love his work with Jeff Buckley http://www.last.fm/music/F.+Kleijn/Sweetness
  • Gary Lucas & Dean Bowman LIVE 27 novembre 2009 @ Firenze (Italy). INFO: http://www.musicusconcentus.com

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