100 Greatest Guitarists: David Fricke's Picks


Jorma Kaukonen

McCaffrey/Michael Ochs Archive/Getty

Jefferson Airplane's and Hot Tuna's Kaukonen is a gifted fingerpicker and bluesman who developed a raga-inflected style as the Airplane's folk rock grew increasingly psychedelic. His acid-rock peak may be "Spare Chaynge," nine minutes of jamming on After Bathing at Baxter's that grew out of his admiration for Cream.

Around the Web

Powered By ZergNet

Add a Comment