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Danny Kustow RIP

Postby Tom Waits For No One » 13 Mar 2019, 17:51

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Re: Danny Kustow RIP

Postby Diamond Dog » 13 Mar 2019, 18:14

One of my favourite solos. RIP Danny.

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Re: Danny Kustow RIP

Postby 50 Shades Of Blue » 13 Mar 2019, 18:57

Tom Robinson announced DK's death on his show on BBC 6 Music this afternoon.
Good choice above by DD.
Haven't heard that song for years but as soon as the track started playing the solo came back note for note in my head which is testimony to the memorability of the solo.
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Re: Danny Kustow RIP

Postby C » 13 Mar 2019, 20:03

I've never heard of him but that is a nice solo

Very nice

RIP Danny

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Re: Danny Kustow RIP

Postby slightbreeze » 14 Mar 2019, 13:53

A very fine guitarist. Sad news. Expected a solid career after TRB slit, but it just didn't materialise.

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Re: Danny Kustow RIP

Postby grimalkin » 15 Mar 2019, 20:02

Saw him with TRB several times in the late 1970s and always regarded him - along with John Perry of the Only Ones, Tom Verlaine of Television and John McGeoch of Magazine - as the supreme guitarist of the punk/new wave era.