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Big Jim Sullivan

g, 1941-2012 GB, Uxbridge, Massachusetts
Musician of Pop and Jazz
A.k.a. James George Thompkins Lord Sitar The Boss (9)

Prolific session guitarist (born 14 February 1941, in Uxbridge, Middlesex, England, died 02 October 2012) whose career started in 1959 after meeting Marty Wilde in a coffee bar. Launched Retreat Records, with Derek Lawrence. He played on fifty nine number one UK hit singles, and his lengthy career included stints with Tom Jones and the James Last Orchestra.

  • Guitar
  • Vocals
  • Strings
  • Pop
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • Soundtrack
  • Classical
Popular Tracks   
Sunshine Superman on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
The Koan on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
She's Leaving Home on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
Within Without You on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
Transwave Airwaves (Fat Angel) on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
A Whiter Shade of Pale on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
Tallyman on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
Ltts on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
Flower Power on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan
The Star and the Rose on Sitar Beat by Big Jim Sullivan

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Mr Rock GuitarBig Jim Sullivan2001Album
Big Jim's Back / TigerBig Jim Sullivan1997Compil.
Mr. Rock GuitarBig Jim Sullivan1996Album
The First Cometh AxemenJimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Albert Lee, Eric Clapton, Big Jim Sullivan1993Compil.
Out Of The QuestionBig Jim Sullivan1977Single
If Only I Could Play Like ThatBig Jim Sullivan1975Single
Laid Back Rock And Roll SongBig Jim Sullivan1974Single
Big Jim's BackBig Jim Sullivan1974Album
Out Of The QuestionBig Jim Sullivan1973Single
Sullivan Plays Gilbert O'SullivanBig Jim Sullivan1973Album
No Introduction...Jimmy Page, Nicky Hopkins, John Paul Jones, Albert Lee, Chris Hughes, Keith David De Groot, Clem Cattini, Big Jim Sullivan1968Album
Sunshine Superman / Translove Airways (Fat Angel)Big Jim Sullivan1968Single
Sitar BeatBig Jim Sullivan1967Album
Folklore With A BeatBig Jim Sullivan und das Charles Blackwell Orchestra1967Album
She Walks Through The FairBig Jim Sullivan1966Single
You Don't Know What You've Got (Until You Lose It)Big Jim Sullivan Combo Featuring Big Jim Sullivan1961Single
Havah Nagilah (Instrumental)Big Jim Sullivan With Charles Blackwell OrchestraSingle
Toad Stool / Bach & ForthBig Jim SullivanSingle
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