Hank Marvin

Hank Marvin

English musician; guitarist for the Shadows
His metallic, echoed guitar picking with the Shadows provided inspiration for the fretboard pyrotechnics of Jeff Beck, Ritchie Blackmore, and others.Wikipedia
BornOctober 28, 1941
HometownNewcastle upon Tyne, England

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