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Utopia king! This man can play! - caybatha
Eric Heath of the band Columbia Fields... He definitely deserves to be on this list. Although the band may not be that well known, his playing is amazing!V1 Comment
Better than any of them
So underrated and never got the credit he deserved.V1 Comment
Accomplished classical pianist from Julliard School of Music. Decided to play rock n roll and become a songwriter. Thank God he did!V1 Comment
This classically trained pianist is better remembered for his hits featuring a guitar. He shows chops on songs like To The Morning, Sketches, Beggar's Game, Seeing you Again, Same Old Lange Syne, Ghosts, Heart's Hotel and also in more classical pieces like Paris Nocturne or The First Christmas Morning. He Better fits the title "pianist" than some who made the list.
Listen to 70's Dead and you will know why he should be on this list before many of the people listed above him.
Griffin played piano Dylan's albums "Highway 61 Revisited" and "Blonde on Blonde"; Steely Dan's albums "The Royal Scam, " "Aja" and "Gaucho"; Don McLean's "American Pie"; the Isley Brothers' "Twist and Shout"; Aretha Franklin's "Think"; the Shirelles' "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? "; and on all the albums Burt Bacharach and Hal David made with Dionne Warwick.
Vanilla Fudge... Best Hammond B3 out there.
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