Time Warp: Four New Guitar Albums Offer Blasts from the Past

Longtime Herbie Hancock sideman Lionel Loueke pays tribute to his employer and mentor on HH (Edition Records), his collection of solo guitar interpretations of classic Hancock tunes. Playing primarily a seven-string solo acoustic guitar with a low B string and minimal effects, the Benin-born Loueke re-imagines “Butterfly” as a 6/8 number, singing the haunting wordless

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