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Speedy West

Speedy West has been played on NTS shows including Loose Bones, with Blue Bonnet Rag first played on 20 June 2016.

Wesley Webb West (January 25, 1924 – November 15, 2003), better known as Speedy West, was an American pedal steel guitarist and record producer. He frequently played with Jimmy Bryant, both in their own duo and as part of the regular Capitol Records backing band for Tennessee Ernie Ford and many others. He also played on Loretta Lynn's first single.

One of the greatest virtuosos that country music has ever produced, Speedy West bridged the western swing and rockabilly eras with eye-popping steel guitar. Besides…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Rolling Sky
Jimmy Bryant, Speedy West
Capitol Records1957
Rolling Sky
Jimmy Bryant, Speedy WestCapitol Records1957
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Lazy Guitar
Speedy West, Jimmy Bryant
Step One Records1990
Lazy Guitar
Speedy West, Jimmy BryantStep One Records1990
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Rippling Waters
Speedy West
Capitol Records1962
Rippling Waters
Speedy WestCapitol Records1962
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Afternoon Of A Swan
Speedy West
Capitol Records1962
Afternoon Of A Swan
Speedy WestCapitol Records1962
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Boogie Man
Speedy West, Jimmy Bryant
Step One Records1990
Boogie Man
Speedy West, Jimmy BryantStep One Records1990
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Rippling Waters
Speedy West, Jimmy Bryant
Bear Family Records1997
Rippling Waters
Speedy West, Jimmy BryantBear Family Records1997
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Deep Water
Jimmy Bryant, Speedy West
Capitol Records1954
Deep Water
Jimmy Bryant, Speedy WestCapitol Records1954
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Blue Bonnet Rag
Speedy West, Jimmy Bryant
Capitol Records1954
Blue Bonnet Rag
Speedy West, Jimmy BryantCapitol Records1954
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