Monday, August 10, 2009

Portrait of Sonny Sharrock in Three Colors, All Incomplete | Insight Magazine


A terrific piece about Sonny Sharrock...
"Sonny Sharrock played guitar like some people of unfortunate dispositions fire weapons: with a sort of controlled madness, where they may aim at clouds or at buildings or at other objects distinctly unmoved by bullets, but they aim regardless, certain of their intent to undermine physics. Most of the time, these people do end up leveling horizons. And there’s a distinct sense that wherever the shots landed was where they belonged.

To clarify: Sonny Sharrock was a free jazz guitarist of violent power..."
Read Portrait of Sonny Sharrock in Three Colors, All Incomplete...and watch the YouTube video embedded in the article as well...