RIP Bo Diddley

As reported here.

Others will say what has to be said in much more detail. [EDIT: My own further thoughts are now posted.]

For now:

And if you need a sense of the impact:

And I am so only scraping the surface.

RIP. Bo Diddley is Jesus.

3 Responses to “RIP Bo Diddley”

  1. industryfinest Says:

    Bo Diddley will be missed, R.I.P.

  2. Ned Raggett Says:

    As I was just reminded, it’s not only the guitar, but the beat — and the two together. The amount of sound out there that derives from what he did, holy heck.

    And the fact that the Duchess kicked just as much butt as he did!

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