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- Vernon Reid/Living Colour
Vernon Reid has an encyclopedic knowledge of guitar styles and tends to veer between several of them on any one release. Although he seems mostly recalled by the general public for his "shredding" solos on the more hard rock/metal releases of Living Colour. He also makes ample use of a large effects setup, as well as occasionally using alternate string instruments like the banjo.
Vernon Reid has appeared as a guest guitarist on the records of a many diverse artists, including DeJohnette, Public Enemy, B.B. King, The Ramones, Mariah Carey, Mick Jagger, Tracy Chapman, Eye & I, Family Stand, Carlos Santana.