Clarence Gatemouth Brown

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"Boogie Uproar" — The Up-Tempo Soloing Style of Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown

Sixty years ago, barely a decade into the electric guitar era, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown unleashed one of the wildest guitar instrumentals ever captured on record. “Boogie Uproar” was just that, a dose of pure, in-your-face electric energy that musically linked the past—the sophistication of swing—to the future: the raw ferocity of rock and roll.