Friday, May 18, 2007

Country guitar video of the week

We in the Drifters have been enjoying this here newfangled youtube thing immensely, here of late. Every time we get together to practice, it comes up. "Watch anything cool on youtube this week fellas?" As they say in Wisconsin, you betcha!

I never, ever thought I would get to see the late Phil Baugh play his signature hit, "Country Guitar", in which he mimics every famous country guitar picker of note, circa 1963. Then one day, voila! Dave Stuckey, of the Dave & Deke Combo and Dave Stuckey & The Rhythm Gang, goes and uploads it. Git-tar nerds, prepare to marvel: