Albert Collins

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About Albert Collins

Texas blues master Albert Collins was known for his unique Telecaster style, typified by extensive use of reverb, staccato picking, unconventional minor-key tunings, and a percussive, trebly quality. For four decades, from the 1950s on, his "cool" sound was one of the most immediately identifiable in the blues guitar pantheon, inspiring both blues and rock guitarists.

HOMETOWN
Leona, TX, United States
BORN
October 1, 1932
GENRE
Blues

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