Johnny A
Phenomenal guitarist Johnny A was just inducted into the Boston Music Hall of Fame at this year's Boston Music Awards (2014).  
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Johnny A. has one of the most eloquent voices in modern music - and he doesn't sing a note. He channels every aspect of the human experience through his guitar. Only the finest musicians have the ability to capture the nuances of life in sound, which puts Johnny in a very exclusive group of six-stringers that includes Les Paul, Wes Montgomery, Jeff Beck, Chet Atkins, and Jimi Hendrix. Johnny's work as a sideman has taken him around the world, including a seven year stint leading legendary J. Geils Band frontman Peter Wolf's group. The journeying continues on the appropriately-titled Driven, a veritable sonic travelogue that takes the listener from the mists of the hypnotic opener “Ghost” through the rough-hewn terrain of “The Arizona Man,” before fading out in the mysteriously lovely sepia tones of “Gone (Like a Sunset).”  "Devotion to melodies, tight dynamics and succulent tones perfectly temper Johnny's balance of fire and ice."  -Guitar World

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