Chet Atkins

Chet Atkins

Guitar History: Gretsch 7680 Super Axe ‘Chet Atkins’

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Most of us are – or should be – aware of the enormous contributions of the late Chet Atkins. He was a Country Gentleman, to American popular music, ...
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“Just One Time” by Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins – Lyrics

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Lyrics Neck and Neck
“Just One Time” it’s a classic single originally written and recorded by American country artist Don Gibson. This classic single was released in February 1960 on Gibson’s album ...
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“There’ll Be Some Changes Made” by Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins – Lyrics

“There’ll Be Some Changes Made” by Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins – Lyrics
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The third song from their collaborative album titled ‘Neck and Neck,’ is the popular classic song from 1921. Originally, this song is published in 1921 by Benton Overstreet ...
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“Sweet Dreams” by Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins – Lyrics

“Sweet Dreams” by Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins – Lyrics
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“Sweet Dreams” is the second instrumental song by Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins on their album Neck and Neck. “Sweet Dreams” or “Sweet Dreams of You” is a ...
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“Poor Boy Blues” by Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins – Lyrics

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Neck and Neck is a collaborative album by the great American guitarist Chet Atkins and Mark Knopfler from Dire Straits. This album was released on October 9, 1991, ...
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Playing with Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins

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The relationship between Mark Knopfler and his late fellow guitar – the great Chet Atkins was one of the greatest mutual admiration. That was manifesting itself on record ...
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Timeline Video of Mark Knopfler’s Awards & Honours

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In this blog post, you will have a chance to watch the timeline video of the awards that Mark Knopfler received in the years of his amazing music ...
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Legendary Country Guitarists Who Didn’t Play Telecasters

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The Telecaster since 1950s has become the default instrument for the whole genre and “the sound of country”, as demonstrated by the likes of James Burton, Waylon Jennings, ...
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15 Quotes from 15 Greatest Guitarists in the World

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They all have brilliant careers and also they are great and successful. They have been called geniuses, and their music still inspires hundreds of young musicians today. They ...
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Mark Knopfler and his Collaborations With Other Musicians

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Say Mark Knopfler to most people and they will say Dire Straits, others will mention The Notting Hillbillies. But there have been a number of excellent collaborations between ...
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