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Chester Burton Atkins born 20 June 1924 - Died 30 June 2001 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1942–1996) . was an American guitarist and record producer. Together with Owen Bradley, Atkins created the smoother music style known as the Nashville sound, which expanded country music's appeal to include adult pop music fans as well. His virtuoso picking style - inspired by Merle Travis, Django Reinhardt, George Barnes and Les Paul - brought him admirers both within and outside the country scene. Atkins… read more

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  • Avatar for glamourtwins
    Fantastic playing, almost every guitarist who have tried to jangle owe a debt to him.
  • Avatar for El_Salvador7
    I love how much jazz is in this country boy... great guitarist.
  • Avatar for tanysik777
    Приятно слушать, отрада для ушей :3
  • Avatar for firstcellosuite
    Not sure why he hated carbs so much, but dude played a mean guitar
  • Avatar for HiddenInTheDark
    Właśnie zapoznałam się z jego twórczością i jestem zachwycona! (2)
  • Avatar for HaHaHaYoureDead
    мягкая такая гитарка, очень люблю подобное. трогает за душу.
  • Avatar for Bastard1
    Guy was a bit too talented to do all this ho-hum easy listening stuff... oh well.
  • Avatar for larm0
    Great player.
  • Avatar for ersudoku
    Sweet! I've just received my free Riot Points! >> <<
  • Avatar for Richex
    Just people of good musical taste love Chet Atkins.

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