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Okie From Muskogee

As made famous by: Merle Haggard

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In the list of traditional country standards, this is one of the most popular. The 1970 country music Song of the Year is a longstanding classic that features many must-know techniques: solid acoustic strumming, hybrid-picking acoustic guitar and standard electric guitar fills. Learning this song is taking Country 101. Merle Haggard helped write the textbook while the guitarists helping him on this tune were none other than session legends Jerry Reed and James Burton. Get out your solid timing and taste and let's learn Okie From Muskogee.

Published: 01/27/11

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Andy Gurley
title Okie From Muskogee
instructor Andy Gurley
genre country
pages 7
artist Merle Haggard
category Song
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