Friday, August 14, 2009

RIP Les Paul

Les Paul, artist, guitarist, pioneer and inventor of the solid body guitar and multitrack recording technique, has died aged 94.

A long and full life. Read the Wikipedia entry here.

The Daily Telegraph obitiuary here.

The official Les Paul homepage.

And here's Les Paul with Mary Ford on American television in 1953 having a bit of fun trying to explain the magic of overdubbing your own playing and singing;

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