"If you're not swinging, he's gonna make you swing."
March 31, 2010 4:58 PM Subscribe
Guitar legend Les Paul once said of the good humored, generally accessible
guitar great Herb Ellis "If you're not swinging, he's gonna make you swing. Of the whole bunch of guys who play hollow-body guitar... I think Herb Ellis has got the most drive." R.I.P
to the smooth player
, and sometime standards composer
, who was pianist Oscar Peterson's "rhythm section
" from 1953 to 1958, dead of Alzheimer's, at 88.
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