Joseph Spence

    Joseph Spence

    • Joseph Spence
    Joseph Spence

    Joseph Spence

    • Joseph Spence

    Joseph Spence

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    He Walks With MeJoseph Spence
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    A Closer Walk With TheeJoseph Spence
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        Born on the island of Andrus in the Bahamas, Spence created an idiosyncratic (and inimitable) guitar style rife with percussive and improvisatory vamps around staid hymns and such "square" standards as "Coming in on a Wing and a Prayer." He was a folk guitarist's Thelonious Monk, and his growling vocal counterpoint and surprising inventions are one of folk music's great delights. ~ Mark A. Humphrey

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