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Sonny Sharrock

Sonny Sharrock has been played over 50 times on NTS, first on 6 December 2014. Sonny Sharrock's music has been featured on 49 episodes.

Sonny Sharrock (Warren Harding Sharrock; August 27, 1940–May 25, 1994) was an American jazz guitarist. He was once married to singer Linda Sharrock, with whom he sometimes recorded and performed.

One of few guitarists in the first wave of free jazz in the 1960s, Sharrock was known for his incisive, heavily chorded attack, his bursts of wild feedback, and for his use of saxophone-like lines played loudly on guitar. He had in fact wanted to play tenor saxophone from his youth after…

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Who Does She Hope To Be?
Sonny Sharrock
Axiom1991
Who Does She Hope To Be?
Sonny SharrockAxiom1991
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Black Woman
Sonny Sharrock
Vortex Records1969
Black Woman
Sonny SharrockVortex Records1969
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Many Mansions
Sonny Sharrock
Axiom1991
Many Mansions
Sonny SharrockAxiom1991
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Blind Willie
Sonny Sharrock
Enemy Records1986
Blind Willie
Sonny SharrockEnemy Records1986
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Portrait Of Linda In Three Colors, All Black
Sonny Sharrock
Vortex Records1969
Portrait Of Linda In Three Colors, All Black
Sonny SharrockVortex Records1969
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End Of The Rainbow
Sonny Sharrock, Linda Sharrock
ATCO Records1975
End Of The Rainbow
Sonny Sharrock, Linda SharrockATCO Records1975
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Once Upon A Time
Sonny Sharrock
Axiom1991
Once Upon A Time
Sonny SharrockAxiom1991
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Promises Kept
Sonny Sharrock
Axiom1991
Promises Kept
Sonny SharrockAxiom1991
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Bialero
Sonny Sharrock
Vortex Records1969
Bialero
Sonny SharrockVortex Records1969
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Peanut
Sonny Sharrock
Vortex Records1969
Peanut
Sonny SharrockVortex Records1969
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