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Allan Holdsworth (1946–2017)

Acclaimed jazz fusion guitarist Allan Holdsworth was born on 6 August 1946 in Bradford, Yorkshire. He learned to play the guitar at the age of 17. In the 1970s he worked with progressive rock bands such as Tempest and Gong and also worked with Cream's bass legend Jack Bruce. In the late 1970s he started a solo career which has seen him release ... See full bio »


(age 70) in Vista, California, USA

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 1994 Speed (soloist - as Alan Holdsworth)
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 2018 The 60th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
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 1978 The Old Grey Whistle Test (TV Series)
- Episode dated 28 February 1978 (1978) ... Himself

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