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Blue Horizon ~ Wishbone Ash
Blue Horizon ~ Wishbone Ash
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1.0 out of 5 stars Boycott, 19 April 2014
Iggy Pop, that fount of not-always-natural wisdom, once said that any guitarist worth his salt is basically a thug. Andy Powell surely qualifies. Besides being a fine guitarist, recommended by Ritchie Blackmore no less, he's managed to impose on the world a band called "Wishbone Ash" with only one original member and lots of hired help during the past couple of decades. He even managed to take offense when Martin Turner named his own band the more accurate and less misleading "Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash." In October 2013, Powell had the churlishness to take Turner to court in England for trademark infringement. The law had a truly blind eye, and Powell won a legal victory. So much for… Read more