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Vernon Reid

Vernon Reid
Born: Aug 22, 1958 in London, England
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Biography: As the lead guitarist of Living Colour and a co-founder of the Black Rock Coalition, Vernon Reid has done a great deal to undermine stereotypical expectations of what music black artists ought to play; his rampant eclecticism encompasses everything from hard rock and punk to funk, R&B and avant-garde ...Read full biography
Mistaken Identity
Released: 1996
Label: Sony Music Distribution
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Vernon Reid constantly dazzles with his astonishing technique. From his days with Living Colour and his collaborations with Bill Frisell, to Mistaken Identity, his first solo album, he has demonstrated ...Read full review
Other True Self
Released: 2006
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It's hard to say exactly what was missing from Vernon Reid's last album, Known Unknown. He had basically the same players and seemingly the same basic elements as on Mistaken Identity, but it somehow didn't ...Read full review
More Vernon Reid albums: Main Albums (4)