American folk guitarist and pianist Robbie Basho was a contemporary of guitarists John Fahey and Leo Kottke. The three of them all wanted to elevate the status of the acoustic guitar to grandness of a concert instrument. Unlike a nylon strung guitar Basho said it could bring about metaphorical fire. He was inspired by music and philosophy from different cultures around the world and particularly the music of Ravi Shankar. Voice of the Eagle: The Enigma of Robbie Basho is a feature-length documentary about is life. Available on Blu Ray and DVD
DVD £16.08 LBDFE001A
Blu-ray + 2DVD on Wienerworld. Deluxe 3 disc version includes a DVD full of extended and deleted interviews, plus a 24-page booklet featuring previously unpublished photos of Robbie Basho.
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