This day (August 13, 2009), in White Plains, New York, died Lester William Polsfuss a.k.a Les Paul, an American jazz, country and blues guitarist, songwriter and inventor of the solid-body electric guitar which made the sound of rock and roll possible.
Image : Les Paul Photo by Roadsidepictures
Video : Les Paul – Live In New York (2003) . Les Paul & Keith Richards – Live in New York City (2000) . Les Paul & Steve Vai – Summertime (1998) . Les Paul – How High The Moon (1991) . Les Paul – Documentary . Les Paul – Somewhere Over The Rainbow (1985) . Les Paul Trio – Dark Eyes . Les Paul & Mary Ford – Live Medley (1954) .