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American Guitar

American Guitar

Released in 1960, American Guitar features musician and former Sing Out! editor Ed Badeaux performing popular Southern country songs. Badeaux's survey of 19 songs in eight guitar accompaniment styles—performed on a nylon-stringed classical guitar—demonstrates examples of both finger-picked and flat-picked techniques. 19 tracks, 53 minutes, with liner notes including song descriptions, photos, and guitar accompaniment tablature.

Track Listing

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Chisholm Trail Ed Badeaux 2:29
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102
Blood on the Saddle Ed Badeaux 2:06
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103
Blues Improvisation Ed Badeaux 3:15
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104
The Wreck of the Old 97 Ed Badeaux 2:21
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105
The Midnight Special Ed Badeaux 2:40
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106
Freight Train Ed Badeaux 3:08
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107
Left My Gal in the Mountains Ed Badeaux 2:49
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108
Poor Howard Ed Badeaux 3:08
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109
Jimmy Brown the Newsboy Ed Badeaux 2:31
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110
Hard Traveling Ed Badeaux 2:44
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201
Big Sue Ed Badeaux 2:03
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202
King Kong Kitchie Ki-Mi-O Ed Badeaux 4:26
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203
Steel Guitar Rag Ed Badeaux 1:52
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204
Carter Family Medley Ed Badeaux 2:37
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205
Jay Gould's Daughter Ed Badeaux 2:36
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206
Backwater Blues Ed Badeaux 4:46
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207
Hitler Lives Ed Badeaux 2:29
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208
Saga of a Guitar Picker - Ernest Tubb's Talking Blues Ed Badeaux 2:32
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Greensleeves Ed Badeaux 2:06

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