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Classic Rewind: Merle Travis – ‘I Am A Pilgrim’

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One response to “Classic Rewind: Merle Travis – ‘I Am A Pilgrim’

  1. Paul W Dennis May 19, 2013 at 9:39 pm

    Great clip, although Travis was about 50 years old at the time of this clip and well past his commercial peak – country radio barely played at all by this time, but he was still the idol of many pickers including the likes of Chet Atkins and Doc Watson , as well as many thousands of other aspiring pickers. His vocals this day were a little below par but the guitar stylings remained top-flight through his death in 1983

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