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Legendary guitar virtuoso Harvey Mandel, aka "The Snake," truly one of the most distinctive and innovative musicians, continues to perform throughout the world, captivating audiences with his inventive style of electric guitar playing.

Harvey Mandel Circa 1968 A pioneer of modern electric blues from Chicago, Harvey Mandel developed and mastered sustained and controlled feedback, displaying both extroversion and musical virtuosity. He has performed with many blues legends including Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, Albert King, and Buddy Guy… read more

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  • Avatar for BJBooth
    I think that with someone as talented as Harvey is, you really need to research his background before you can truly understand the importance of his contributions. I could never list them all in this posting but if you really want to know, look him up. And he is not progressive blues, he was part of the creation of Chicago Blues, there is a difference.
  • Avatar for MadSok
    Yeah, it's progblues, definitely. Harvey's music reminds of The Greatful Dead.
  • Avatar for MusicMagic77
    Excellent musician! One of the greatest!
  • Avatar for apparente
    hats off!
  • Avatar for ExoM7
    I enjoy this.
  • Avatar for neverneverrand
    Used to open my radio program with Harvey's Wade in the Water. Back when it was new.
  • Avatar for whyohwhyMM
    Cristo Redentor is a neat little album.
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    It's more progrock than bluesrock, I assume.

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