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Larry Garner

Larry Garner
Born: Jul 8, 1952 in New Orleans, LA
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Genre: Blues
Biography: Folks in Europe were hip to Larry Garner long before most blues fans in the states. The Baton Rouge guitarist had already toured extensively overseas, with two British albums to his credit, before Verve issued his stunning domestic debut, You Need to Live a Little, in 1995. Rooted in the swamp blues ...Read full biography
You Need to Live a Little
Released: 1995
Label: Verve
Critics' Rating:
A witty, imaginative songwriter, crisply concise guitarist, and convincing singer, Baton Rouge Larry Garner is the proverbial triple threat -- and a good bet to rise to blues stardom in the immediate future. ...Read full review
Too Blues
Released: 1994
Label: JSP Records
Critics' Rating:
On his second JSP release, Garner dishes up a variety of blues, steeped in the post-war tradition but reflecting contemporary influences. He successfully reprises his funky "Shak Bully." "She Should've ...Read full review
More Larry Garner albums: Main Albums (9), DVD/Video (1)
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