The Essential Gary Lucas


Master guitarist Gary Lucas (‘74 JE),  “the thinking man’s guitar hero” (The New Yorker), has released a new retrospective double album which spans 40 years of his music. Gary has previously recorded more than 30 acclaimed albums in a variety of genres—jazz, rock, classical, folk, blues and world music—and has performed in more than 40 countries. The new double album, The Essential Gary Lucas,” is getting reviews like this:

“Utterly peerless, there’s no finer pedigree in the world of creative music than Gary Lucas’s and this double CD showcase the remarkable breadth of his work over the years.”

 5 out of 5 Stars,      The Inconsistent Jukebox (UK)

“A truly epic body of work that spans psychedelic rock, film music, classical, electronica, jazz, blues, avant-garde, and world music excursions through 1930s Chinese pop, Hungarian folk, raga, and more, all unified by Lucas’s virtuosic guitar.”

Broadway World

“The Essential Gary Lucas” belongs at the heart of every living music collection.”

    ReportersOnline.com (NL)

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