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Samuel Lawrence Taylor (June 26, 1942 – August 19, 2019) was an American bass guitarist, best known for his work as a member of Canned Heat from 1967. Before joining Canned Heat he had been a session bassist for The Monkees and Jerry Lee Lewis.[1] He was the younger brother of Mel Taylor, long-time drummer of The Ventures.

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Larry Taylor
Taylor performing with John Mayall and Sugarcane Harris, 1971, Hamburg
Samuel Lawrence Taylor

(1942-06-26)June 26, 1942
DiedAugust 19, 2019(2019-08-19) (aged 77)
RelativesMel Taylor (brother)
Musical career
Also known asThe Mole
GenresRock and roll, blues rock, blues, avant-garde
Occupation(s)Bass guitarist, double bassist, guitarist
Instrument(s)Bass guitar, double bass, electric guitar
Years active1965–2019
Formerly ofCanned Heat
John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers