Acoustic Classic: Eddie Lang’s ‘A Little Love, A Little Kiss’

From the April 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY ADAM PERLMUTTER The guitar was generally regarded as a rhythm instrument until Charlie Christian began soloing on his electric Gibson with Benny Goodman in 1939. But there were notable exceptions in the 1920s and ’30s—namely, the gypsy virtuoso Django Reinhardt and the Philadelphia-born guitarist Salvatore Massaro, who went by the adopted … Continue reading Acoustic Classic: Eddie Lang’s ‘A Little Love, A Little Kiss’