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Ribot, Marc


3 websites in 1 archived website

Scope and Contents

This is the archived website of New York City-based musician Marc Ribot, which documents his professional career as a composer and guitarist from the 1980's to the present. It includes a brief biography of Ribot, descriptions of his past and current projects, his discography, links to articles written about him and his works, information about getting active in the music community, a store with band merchandise for sale, and contact information for the artist. Ribot is prominent as a guitarist and composer in New York's Downtown scene and free improvisational music internationally, as well as being well-known as a performer in many more traditional styles and genres. Capture of the site began in May 2017. This description is based on the May 2017 capture of the site.


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