Albert Lee is the ultimate hot country picker – Nashvilles’s quintessential “hired gun”. He has influenced an entire generation of Nashville pickers with his amazing blend of virtuoso flat-picking, country, rockability and western swing. Albert has toured and recorded with Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris, Rosanne Cash, The Everly Brothers, Eric Clapton, Rodney Crowell, Ricky Scaggs, Bill Wyman, and Dave Edmunds to name a few.
On this DVD, Albert discusses the history and developedment of country and rockabilly guitar, including footage of Vince Gill, Chet Atkins, Hank Garland, and Grady Martin. Plus, Albert demonstrates the guitar styles that most influenced him and teaches the techniques, licks, patterns, and solos for which he is famous. Includes performance footage of “Country Boy”, “Evangelina”, “My Baby”, “Thinks He’s A Train”, “Till I Gain Control Again”, “Restless”, “Tiger Rag”, “Luxury Liner”, “Seventeenth Summer”, “Just Because”, “Tear Stained Letter”, and “Tear It Up”. Booklet included