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Ramblin' Rhodes: O'Brien, Scott to bring bluegrass sounds to Imperial

...My father (Ike Everly) was an originator. He was the thumb-pick guitar player who taught Merle Travis who taught Chet Atkins."Everly said that he and his brother, Don, were heavily influenced by The Bailes Brothers, stars of the Louisiana...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-08/ramblin-rhodes-obrien
Readers tell their most beautiful songs

...found myself in a moment of asseveration, leaving me in a hum."Others cited the Beach Boys' The Warmth of the Sun, Chet Atkins' cover of The Boxer, Bette Midler's The Rose, Rich ard Harris' (and others') MacArthur Park, and the Eagles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-23/readers-tell-their-most-beaut
Bookworm: 'Outlaw: Waylon, Willie, Kris, and the Renegades of Nashville'

...He signed with Monument Records, but when production slowed more than he liked, he left Monument and signed with Chet Atkins and RCA ? and fumbled.Not long after Nelson soft-landed onto the Nashville scene, Waylon Jennings came ? against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2013-06-08/bookworm-outlaw-waylon-willi
Ramblin' Rhodes: Lewis performers inducted into Gospel hall of fame

...studios in North Augusta and Augusta and was syndicated to several other cities. Their fans have included Elvis Presley, Chet Atkins and First Lady Mamie Eisenhower.Jim Nabors edited their films at WJBF before he became television's Gomer Pyle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-10-15/ramblin-rhodes-lewis-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Grammy-winner Ian will fit in fine with Evans audience

...musical roots and biological family, especially her grandfather, Robert Lee Maranville, who had played guitar with Chet Atkins during Atkins' early career around Knoxville.Jones' third album, High Atmosphere, was produced by Ketch Secor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-04-23/ramblin-rhodes-grammy
Sonic Spotlight: Chris Osbon

...Augusta OCCUPATION: Owner of The Factory, a recording studio in downtown Augusta PLAYS: Pictured with his 1962 Chet Atkins Tennessean electric guitar PLAYED WITH: In Like Flynn, 1987-1999; Jackson, 1999-present; solo artist, 2000-present...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/26/mus_101908.shtml
Music
Presley back up singers got slow start behind King

...early RCA Records releases, but Nashville RCA chief Chet Atkins had something else in mind, according to Mr. Stoker...me to use Ben and Brock Speer." "Elvis never liked Chet Atkins until the day he died because of that. " It was at that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/02/rho_454886.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Les was more -- a lot more

...simplest thing would be simply to ask readers to treat themselves to the recordings of Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Chet Atkins or Duane Allman, to name a scant few masters of the electric guitar. All of those men are Paul's musical descendants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/15/edi_544459.shtml
Editorials
Entertainment panel touts Georgia talent

...back. The panel included Grammy--winning country artist Travis Tritt, who talked about such Georgia talents as Chet Atkins, Ray Charles and Otis Redding. Also present was Stratton Leopold, an executive movie producer from Savannah whose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/11/met_418569.shtml
Metro
Ramblin' Rhodes: Rock hall of fame finally honors former Augustan

...Ramones and Talking Heads in the performers category; Jim Stewart in the non-performer category and late guitarist Chet Atkins in the sideman category. Miss Lee and Mr. Atkins already are members of the Georgia Music Hall of Fame in Macon and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/15/app_338704.shtml
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