Wednesday, December 30, 2009

R.I.P. ROWLAND S. HOWARD

A true genius of guitar passed away this morning. Rowland S. Howard was most well-known as the guitarist in the Birthday Party but also was a member of Crime And The City Solution and a collaborator with Lydia Lunch, Jeffrey Lee Pierce, Nikki Sudden etc. He was a huge influence on Charles' guitar playing and definitely contributed far more than he's credited for to the canon of creative guitar playing. R.I.P. Rowland...







1 comment:

  1. R.I.P even though i never liked the bands he was palying for.undoubtedly great musician.

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