Reverend Gary Davis

Reverend Gary Davis

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Popular Songs

Twelve Gates To The City
4:34
The Angel's Message To Me
3:07
Death Don'T Have No Merc
4:06
I'm Going to Meet You at the Station
2:41
Coon Hunt (Harmonica Instrumental)
3:19

Singles

I Am the Light
3:03
I Won't Be Back No More
3:43
Cross and Evil Woman Blues
3:03

Biography

Reverend Gary Davis

Reverend Gary Davis, also Blind Gary Davis, (April 30, 1896 – May 5, 1972) was a blind African American blues and gospel singer and guitarist, who was also proficient on the banjo guitar and harmonica. His finger-picking guitar style influenced many other artists and his students include Stefan Grossman, David Bromberg, Roy Book Binder, Larry Johnson, Nick Katzman, Dave Van Ronk, Rory Block, Ernie Hawkins, Larry Campbell, Bob Weir, Woody Mann, and Tom Winslow. He has influenced Bob Dylan, The Grateful Dead, Wizz Jones, Jorma Kaukonen, Keb' Mo', Ollabelle, Resurrection Band, and John Sebastian of The Lovin' Spoonful.