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Doc Watson

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Doc Watson

Doc Watson has been played on NTS shows including Kit Records, with Nashville Blues first played on 7 April 2016.

Arthel Lane "Doc" Watson (March 3, 1923, Deep Gap, North Carolina – May 29, 2012, Winston-Salem, North Carolina) was a guitar player, banjo player, songwriter and singer of bluegrass, folk, country, blues and gospel music.

Doc played guitar in both flatpicking and fingerpicking style, but was best known for his flatpick work. His virtuosity combined with his authenticity as a mountain musician made him a highly influential figure during the folk music revival. He pioneered the fast and flashy bluegrass lead guitar style which has…

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Georgie
Doc Watson
Vanguard1967
Georgie
Doc WatsonVanguard1967
Discogs
Pretty Saro
Jean Ritchie, Doc Watson
Smithsonian Folkways1990
Pretty Saro
Jean Ritchie, Doc WatsonSmithsonian Folkways1990
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Nashville Blues
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band feat. Doc Watson, Earl Scruggs, Jimmy Martin, Mother Maybelle Carter, Merle Travis, Roy Acuff
Disky1996
Nashville Blues
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band feat. Doc Watson, Earl Scruggs, Jimmy Martin, Mother Maybelle Carter, Merle Travis, Roy AcuffDisky1996
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Sitting On Top Of The World
Doc Watson
Vanguard1964
Sitting On Top Of The World
Doc WatsonVanguard1964
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Sittin' On Top Of The World
Doc Watson, David Holt
High Windy Audio2002
Sittin' On Top Of The World
Doc Watson, David HoltHigh Windy Audio2002
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God's Gonna Ease My Troublin' Mind
Doc Watson, Clarence Ashley
Smithsonian Folkways1994
God's Gonna Ease My Troublin' Mind
Doc Watson, Clarence AshleySmithsonian Folkways1994
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