Song of the Day Johnny Guitar Watson Superman Lover

Johnny “Guitar” Watson was an electric guitar hero who helped pioneer the use of feedback and reverb in the 1960s. In the 70s he reinvented himself as a pimp daddy funk player and had a string of hits including “Superman Lover.”


Since becoming a fan, I’ve followed Eska through her stints in other bands while patiently waiting for her first full length project. That record is finally finished. On “Heroes & Villains”, Eska’s agile voice dances over a tasty one drop reggae rhythm.