John Lee Hooker, amongst the last of the true blues pioneers has died. He was found dead friday morning after passing away peacefully in his sleep.
83 year old living legend John inspired a whole generation of bluesman with his old school playing. From his first record release in 1943 through to his death, he held the respect and admiration of guitarists the world over.
He was a man sure to be remembered for many years to come (Especially if Eric Clapton has a say in it).