Sean Costello

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Birthday
16, 1979
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Apr 15, 2008 (28)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
16, 1979
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Apr 15, 2008 (28)

About

Blues guitar virtuoso and singer who played lead guitar on Susan Tedeschi's hit album Just Won't Burn, among other works.

Before Fame

His family moved to Atlanta when he was very young and he became obsessed with playing the blues to the point where he was already garnering fame at age fourteen.

Trivia

He died of an accidental drug overdose one day before his twenty-ninth birthday.

Family Life

After his death, his surviving family revealed that he suffered from bipolar disorder.

Associated With

He was fortunate to meet Levon Helm, who encouraged him to explore sounds outside of the blues genre.