Epiphone's Gary Clark Jr. was the special guest of the Rolling Stones Saturday night for their final show of 2012. Gary found himself in a dueling match with John Mayer, Ron Wood, and Keith Richards and according to the New York Times:
No one had more character in his playing than Mr. Clark, who shakes unreal, onomatopoeic sounds from his guitar," wrote Joe Caramanica.
But his playing foreswore flamboyance for aggressive melody and sturdy riffs, apart from one segment near the end where he lost himself in a swing-heavy sequence. On a stage full of show-offs, he was a staunch literalist.
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