Born out of necessity and coincidence – Boro is creating new uses for discarded textiles by layering pieces of cloth, attaching them together with sashiko stitching and patching them with a diversity of cloths in a freely artistic way. Best kind of recycling.
John Lee Hooker 1917–2001) was a highly influential blues singer-songwriter and guitarist. Hooker rose to prominence performing his own unique style of what was originally a unique brand of country blues. He developed a 'talking blues' style that was his trademark. Though similar to the early Delta blues, his music was metrically free often incorporating the boogie-woogie piano style and a driving rhythm into his blues guitar playing and singing.