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  • ‘Theme From Shaft’ Guitarist Skip Pitts Dies at 65

    May 2, 12 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *You may not recognize his name, but you certainly know his signature wah-wah guitar – which powered such hits Isaac Hayes’ “Theme from Shaft” and The Isley Brothers’ hit “It’s Your Thing.” Musician Skip Pitts, who received guitar advice from his neighbor Bo Diddley as a kid growing up in Washington, died Tuesday at Methodist […]