Buddy Emmons is the most influential pedal steel guitar player in the world. He has been recording by himself and as a session musician since the 50's. He has also participated in the technical development of the instrument itself, being a founder of both the Sho-bud steel guitar company, as well as the Emmons guitar brand.
Guitar (Steel), Primary Artist, Vocals.
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Emmons too was bitten early by the jazz bug, and this 16-song retrospective proves he had the chops to fit in. The first three cuts find the then-19-year-old Emmons backed by Little Jimmy Dickens's Country Boys. Of most significance, however, is the presence of 1963's Steel Guitar Jazz, which includes jazz contemporaries Booby Scott, Charlie Persip, and Jerome Richardson. Emmons glides through standards, old ballads, and even handles Sonny Rollins's "Oleo" and Horace Silver's "The Preacher . The recording date of 1963 puts Emmons at 26, not 19. Regardless, this album is the first of its kind. Excellent band and repertoire. Buddy Emmons is the Thomas Edison and Charlie Parker of the pedal steel guitar, an inventor on so many levels.
Buddy emmons steel guitar. buddy emmons steel guitar. Flying fish records ff 007 - USA - 1975.
Buddy Emmons, who revolutionized the pedal-steel guitar both musically and technically, died July 21 in Nashville after suffering a heart attack. He was 78. Emmons did extensive session work in Nashville and . and released his breakthrough album, Steel Guitar Jazz, in 1963. A master accompanist, he toured with three seminal country singers – Little Jimmy Dickens, Ernest Tubb, and Ray Price – as well as the Everly Brothers. His dazzling, daring approach emerged onstage, where he captivated audiences with a joyous, exuberant onstage personality
|Raisin The Dickens|
|A Bundle Of Rags|
|Kicks To Boot|
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