Chris Spedding | Artist

Chris Spedding | Artist

Tags: Era_1960s, Genre_Art_Rock, Genre_Pop_Rock, Origin_UK, Type_Artist

Chris Spedding is an English musician, singer, guitarist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, composer, and record producer born 1944 in Stavely UK. Over his 50 year career Spedding has cut sixteen solo albums plus been a member of the bands Nucleus, Pete Brown's Battered Ornaments, Sharks, The Necessaries and King Mob. As one of rock's most sought after session players, Spedding's characteristic guitar sound can be heard on albums by Bryan Ferry, John Cale, Brian Eno, Ginger Baker, Jack Bruce, Harry Nilsson, Roger Daltrey, Elton John, Roy Harper, Art Garfunkel and Robert Gordon. Spedding also produced the first three demo recordings for the Sex Pistols and, to cap it off, was a member of The Wombles, appearing on BBC TV with guitar wearing a Womble Suit! Spedding's solo style has ranged from Jazz-Prog in his earliest days, through rock, rockabilly, and then blues-rock style on his latter albums. Outstanding solo albums include Songs Without Words, Chris Spedding, Hurt, and One Step Ahead of the Blues.

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Featured Albums: Chris Spedding

Related Artists: The Necessaries, Bryan Ferry, John Cale, Sharks, Nucleus, Pete Brown, Robert Gordon, The Wombles

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