Old school country chicken pickin' guitar.

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  1. Gretsch Man

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    I hate the shit people are calling "country" music nowadays, but the classic stuff rocks. Here's Chet Atkins picking on an awesome Gretsch along with one of my other favorites, James Burton. Albert Lee is playing too.



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    Jack it Gretsch........
     
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    This is Marty Stuarts show on RFD network......I never miss it...DVR....And he always has killer guests.....
     
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    Love that Tele. And I see your Roy and Glenn and raise you a Brian Setzer.

     
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    This guy was amaaaaazing.

     
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    One of the greats.
     
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    I love BS......I'll see that and raise you IMHO one of the most unappreciated pickers of all time........I love his solo work........
     
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    Heard this?
     
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    Hellz yes! Almost saw Knopfler a couple years ago. Next time he comes around, I'll make sure to go.
     
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    This chokes me up.....Reminds me of a failed romance in my teens........Loved ya' Jenny......
     
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    Here you go......One of Faves.....
     
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    From Fleetwood Mack, right? Definitely a great player. Didn't he also do "Holiday Road" or whatever the song is called from "Vacation?" Everytime I watch that movie, that song plays in my head on a loop for weeks.
     
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    This is flat out great guitar playing!


     
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    Love Chet. Years ago he told the story about being on vacation with his wife and another couple. The four of them were at a bar in a resort. It had a bandstand with instruments on it, but no group. There was a decent sized crowd at the bar. The other couple talked Chet into going up and playing a song. He finally agreed. He went up to the stage and just blistered one. As he was sitting back down, a man ran over with his hand out for a handshake and gushed "Mister, you are one helluva guitar player! Now, you're no Chet Atkins, but damn you are good."
    Mark Knopfler worshipped the ground Chet walked on.
     
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    Hands down, The greatest party band that's ever been.....Seen 'em a couple of dozen times.......