Randy Holden

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Birthday
2, 1945
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
2, 1945 (age 74)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

Guitarist who had a small but passionate following within the 1960s rock group Blue Cheer and for his solo work.

Before Fame

His first band was The Iridescents, who played R&B covers around the Baltimore area.

Trivia

The heavy sound that Jeff Beck and the Yardbirds invented was popularized and spread by Holden.

Family Life

He grew up around Pennsylvania.

Associated With

Keith Richards' guitar playing revolutionized Holden's thinking about how a guitar should sound.