Acrylic Painting on Canvas                                                       4.5' x 9'

               Project 27, a tribute to great artists, gone too soon.

                         Project 27                 

 

Kristen Pfaff (May 26, 1967 – June 16, 1994) was an American musician, best known as the bassist for alternative rock band Hole from 1993 to 1994.

 

 

Jimi Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music.

 

Kurt Cobain (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was an American musician who was best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and primary songwriter of the band Nirvana. 

 

 

Peter de Freitas (2 August 1961 – 14 June 1989) was a musician and producer. He was the drummer in Echo & the Bunnymen and performed on their first five albums.

 

Jim Morrison (December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971) was an  American singer, songwriter and poet, best remembered as the lead singer of The Doors. Due to his songwriting, baritone voice, wild personality and performances, he is regarded by critics and fans as one of the most iconic and influential frontmen in rock music history.

 

Amy Winehouse (14 September 1983 – 23 July 2011) was an English singer and songwriter known for her deep vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including soul, rhythm and blues and reggae. 

 

Robert Johnson (May 8, 1911 – August 16, 1938) was an American singer-songwriter and musician. His landmark recordings in 1936 and 1937, display a combination of singing, guitar skills, and songwriting talent that has influenced later generations of musicians. 

 

 

Janis Joplin (January 19, 1943 – October 4, 1970) was an American singer/songwriter who first rose to fame in the late 1960s as the lead singer of Big Brother and the Holding Company, and later as a solo artist with her own backing groups. 

 

Brian Jones (28 February 1942 – 3 July 1969) was the founder and original bandleader of the Rolling Stones. Jones was a multi-instrumentalist, with his main instruments being the guitar, harmonica and keyboards. His innovative use of traditional or folk instruments, such as the sitar and marimba, was integral to the changing sound of the band.

 

 

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