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Link Wray

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Link Wray

Link Wray has been played over 30 times on NTS, first on 29 April 2014. Link Wray's music has been featured on 30 episodes.

Fred Lincoln "Link" Wray, Jr. (May 2, 1929 – November 5, 2005) was an American rock and roll guitarist, songwriter, and vocalist who became popular in the late 1950s.

Building on the distorted electric guitar sound of early records, his 1958 instrumental hit "Rumble" by Link Wray and his Ray Men popularized "the power chord, the major modus operandi of modern rock guitarists", facilitating the emergence of "punk and heavy rock". Rolling Stone placed Wray at No. 45 of the 100…

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The Shadow Knows
Link Wray
Rhino Records1993
The Shadow Knows
Link WrayRhino Records1993
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Switchblade
Link Wray
Visa Records1979
Switchblade
Link WrayVisa Records1979
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Fire And Brimstone
Link Wray
Polydor1971
Fire And Brimstone
Link WrayPolydor1971
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Fallin' Rain
Link Wray
Polydor1971
Fallin' Rain
Link WrayPolydor1971
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Hidden Charms
Link Wray
Rollercoaster Records1995
Hidden Charms
Link WrayRollercoaster Records1995
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Black River Swamp
Link Wray
Polydor1971
Black River Swamp
Link WrayPolydor1971
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Alone
Link Wray
Line Records1982
Alone
Link WrayLine Records1982
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Be What You Want To
Link Wray
Polydor1973
Be What You Want To
Link WrayPolydor1973
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Rumble
Link Wray
Barnaby Records0
Rumble
Link WrayBarnaby Records0
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Ice People
Link Wray
Polydor1971
Ice People
Link WrayPolydor1971
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