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Leo Kottke (born September 11, 1945 in Athens, Georgia) is a legendary acoustic guitar virtuoso who has developed a cult following of fellow guitarists and fans over the span of a 30-year career of recording and performing.

Blending , , and influences into a signature finger-picked style of syncopated, polyphonic music, Kottke's work pre-dated and predicted much of the New Age instrumental music movement, and is often considered part of the American Primitivism movement, partly because he was signed… read more

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  • Leo is very good.
  • over ated
  • what a guy
  • \/ that's not bat at all!
  • Please take a look at this. Im 18 and I playing guitar similar to john fahey and leo kottke. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mgp9a9i-o1U&feature=share
  • ive seen and heard lots of people play guitar now and i feel sure that Leo has very few cohorts of accomplishment or technical prowess
  • dude shreds
  • sold all my music bought me a 12 string installed a cd player on it all it plays is leo
  • You should think that is awesome!
  • Leo made a Justin Bieber joke when I saw him live last week. I don't even know what to think about that.

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