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Alvin Youngblood Hart's Muscle Theory

Jun 7, 2020

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The cosmic American love child of Howlin Wolf and Link Wray...


Known as a "musician's musician," Alvin Youngblood Hart's praises have been sung by everyone from Bob Dylan to guitar gods Eric Clapton & Mick Taylor.


Mr. Hart was born in Oakland CA in 1963 to a family of post WWII Mississippi transplants. ,After a couple false starts ,he began to play the guitar, in earnest, in 1977.


"By that time, it had become an obsessive competition among us teenage boys. The guitar was the video game of our day", Hart says.