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Plays Guitar - The Instrumental Side of Hank

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Plays Guitar - The Instrumental Side of Hank
Plays Guitar - The Instrumental Side of Hank


Although Hank Snow made his reputation as one of Country music's greatest singer / songwriters, it shouldn't be forgotten that he was also a very handy guitar player.

Never in quite the same league as say Chet Atkins and Merle Travis, and never forsaking his acoustic guitar for electric, Hank nevertheless wielded a mean guitar pick on many of his recordings. Indeed, he can be compared with Willie Nelson who followed in his footsteps.

This unique collection couples 12 instrumental recordings which exclusively or prominently feature the Snow guitar with 14 vocal tracks which feature significant Snow guitar breaks. Also to be heard on some tracks is the master, Chet Atkins, and with whom Hank Snow later recorded instrumental albums. The authoritative sleeve note by Paul Pelletier gives a full overview of Hank Snow's abilities.


  1. Name
  2. Hilo March
  3. Twelfth Street Rag
  4. Wabash Blues
  5. Birth Of The Blues
  6. In An Old Dutch Garden
  7. Sentimental Journey
  8. Over The Waves
  9. Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
  10. San Antonio Rose
  11. I Was Sorta Wonderin'
  12. When You And I Were Young Maggie
  13. Rhumba Boogie
  14. Caribbean
  15. Anniversary Blue Yodel (Blue Yodel No 7)
  16. Blue Rose Of The Rio
  17. Among My Souvenirs
  18. Music Makin' Mama From Memphis Tennessee
  19. Confused With The Blues
  20. Golden River
  21. Do Right Daddy Blues
  22. I Almost Lost My Mind
  23. Tangled Mind
  24. Loose Talk
  25. That Heart Belongs To Me
  26. Texas Plains
  27. Beaumont Ride
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