Community radio station broadcasting out of Carleton University in Ottawa for over 36 years.
Thursday, December 16, 2010
Best of 2010 Part 3
This is something of a sentimental choice for today I want to highlight, guitar player, Jack Rose. He passed away in Dec 2009 at the age of 38 from a heart attack at the age of 38. As I think about it more, his sad ending is why I thought of this record but it more than stands on its own for the music.
This is a superb disc of instrumental acoustic guitar. Drawing upon the roots of blues and folk and early bluegrass and brought into today this is one of those escape to a desert island discs. Without the need for a passport. Beautiful from beginning to end. This is a classic
Labels: acoustic guitar, campus radio, CKCU, folk, Jack Rose, Luck In the Valley, Thrill Jockey
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