At the dawn of the '70s, Jerry Reed was starting to eclipse Chet Atkins as America’s most famous fingerpicker. However, any rivalry between the two musicians was purely imagined. Atkins always welcomed the opportunity to collaborate with his peers and mentor younger players, and his 1970 duet album with Reed is a warm and relaxed affair that emanates friendship and respect. Because Reed was primarily an acoustic player, this album is all-acoustic, giving listeners a rare opportunity to hear Atkins away from the studio gadgetry that was his stock-in-trade for most of the '60s
Me and Jerry Q&A. Primary Artists Chet Atkins & Jerry Reed. More Chet Atkins & Jerry Reed albums.
This discount-priced two-fer combines the two celebrated duet albums made by Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed in the early '70s. Me & Jerry, which won the 1970 Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance, comes second (tracks 12-21), while 1972's Me & Chet, which was merely nominated for the same award, comes first (tracks 1-11). Me & Jerry is the more casual effort, as Atkins (in your right speaker) and Reed (in your left) pick their way through a number of pop standards,.
Jerry Reed & Chet Atkins. 9. The January-February March. Chet Atkins & Jerry Reed. Masters at Work - and play! 5. By Gertrude da Goat. In the mid-sixties, Chet Atkins brought guitarist Jerry Reed to RCA records, where Atkins became Reed's producer. Together they worked on all of Reed's LP's. Occasionally Chet would play on a song or two, on Reed's albums. It was only a matter of time before Reed and Atkins would release an album of instrumental guitar duets
Nom du groupe Chet Atkins. Nom de l'album Me and Jerry. Date de parution 1972. Style MusicalCountry Rock. Membres possèdant cet album0. 2. Bridge Over Troubled Waters.