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Chester Burton "Chet" Atkins (June 20, 1924 – June 30, 2001) was an American guitarist and record producer who, along with Owen Bradley, created the smoother country music style known as the Nashville sound, which expanded country's appeal to adult pop music fans as well.

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Gretsch Guitar G6122-1958 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman® Walnut Stain

Gretsch G6122-1958 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman...I love my Les Paul Gibson, but this is a beauty.

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Guitar playing doesn't get much better than this. Sure to send us all back to the woodshed. Mark Knopfler & Chet Atkins

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'Mr. Guitar' Chet Atkins was born today 6-20 in 1924. He recorded more than 100 records and preformed for well over 50 years. Atkins helped get the Everly Brothers going with a record contract and produced many artists through the years. He passed in 2001.

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