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Larry Carlton

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Born: Mar 2, 1948 in Torrance, CA
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Genre: Blues, Jazz
Biography: Like so many other Los Angeles studio musicians, guitarist and composer Larry Carlton was faced with a choice a number of years back: whether to go solo and develop a name for himself, or to continue the less risky, more lucrative existence of a session guitarist, making good money and recording with ...Read full biography
Larry Carlton
Released: 1978
Label: Rhino/Warner Bros.
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Carlton's debut was 1968's With a Little Help From My Friends, a respectable if not boring effort of him playing popular songs of the time. As the guitarist for the Crusaders, he helped to personify their ...Read full review
Last Nite
Released: 1986
Label: Geffen
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This live set is one of Larry Carlton's best recordings because the guitarist stretches himself. Joined by keyboardist Terry Trotter, bassist Abraham Laboriel, drummer John Robinson and percussionist Alex ...Read full review