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The Guitar Landscape of Wes Montgomery’s Indianapolis
September 02, 2022
Meet the Avenue guitarists that influenced guitar legend Wes Montgomery. Over 50 years after his death, jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery remains one of Indianapolis' greatest music icons. Montgomery shot to fame in the late 1950s with his innovative style, but he didn’t develop his sound in a vacuum - there were many important guitarists working on Indiana Avenue that influenced his style and sound.