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Arthel Lane "Doc" Watson (March 3, 1923, Deep Gap, North Carolina – May 29, 2012, Winston-Salem, North Carolina) was a guitar player, banjo player, songwriter and singer of bluegrass, folk, country, blues and gospel music.

Doc played guitar in both flatpicking and fingerpicking style, but was best known for his flatpick work. His virtuosity combined with his authenticity as a mountain musician made him a highly influential figure during the folk music revival. He pioneered the fast and flashy bluegrass lead… read more

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  • Er steht ganz oben auf der Treppe. Sein Ton ist einmalig.
  • Der Wikipediaartikel ist veraltet. Er sollte aktualisiert werden. Ich habe ihn übrigens geschrieben.
  • What to say about Doc Watson. He was blind, but he managed his life sovereign. He was influenced by legendary Django Reinhardt. And he played a fantastic fingerpicking guitar. Have two Double LP`s from him. Rest in Peace, Doc. May you gratify the angels with your music.
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  • Great Uncle Arthel "DOC", I miss you so much. Wasnt ready to let you go so soon. Love and miss you. Thank you for the wisdom, memories and music. MISS YOU and Aunt RosaLee.
  • Bluegrass guitar God!
  • Гитарист, который мотивирует учиться играть на гитаре. Спасибо за отличную музыку. RIP.
  • #RIP, didn't know you were gone, Doc, thank you for all the music.
  • May you rest in peace Doc. I can't believe you've gone. Only just found out and I'm totally shocked. Gonna raise a glass of something strong in your honour tonight.

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