Harvey Mandel - Snake Attack (CD)

Title:
Harvey Mandel - Snake Attack (CD)
Release Date:
24th Feb 2017
Catalogue No:
ROC-3357
Barcode:
089353336523

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Harvey Mandel - Snake Attack (CD)

Always the innovator, always in demand and a pioneer of electric blues, few guitarists can claim to have played with John Mayall, Canned Heat and the Rolling Stones, performed at Woodstock and at the Grammy Awards with Bob Dylan.

Harvey "The Snake" Mandel's career has spanned over 50 years, bridging the gap between the blues, jazz and rock with his two handed fretboard tapping and his creative use of sustain and controlled feedback. Mandel was a major influence on the styles of legendary artists Stanley Jordan, Eddie Van Halen and Steve Vai, among others.

Born in Michigan but raised in Chicago, he played with other Second City blues and rock greats like Charlie Musselwhite, Howlin' Wolf, Mike Bloomfield, Steve Miller, Muddy Waters and Barry Goldberg before moving to San Francisco after being invited to play at the Fillmore by Bill Graham. And the "Snake" (so named by Barry Goldberg) continues to perform at a high level as hen tours with the Chicago Blues Reunion and the Snake Crew.


TRACKLISTING
    Snake Attack
    Packin'
    Freak of Dawn
    A Lucious Life
    Sinister
    Criminal Intent
    Super Squid
    Exotic Predator
    Body Beast
    Keeping the Faith