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Eric Weissberg

Eric Weissberg
Born: Aug 16, 1939
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Genre: Country
Biography: Multi-instrumentalist Eric Weissberg will always be remembered as a one-hit wonder for his 1973 smash "Dueling Banjos," but that was only a small part of his lengthy career as a studio musician. Master of ten instruments -- bass (acoustic and electric), guitar, fiddle, banjo, kazoo, mandolin, pedal steel, ...Read full biography
Dueling Banjos
Released: 1973
Label: Warner Bros.
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Despite the long-term damage this film and the soundtrack's title theme did to bluegrass, the soundtrack stands as one of the best introductions to instrumental bluegrass available. The blistering virtuosity ...Read full review
Banjo Jamboree: Tradition Series
Released: 1996
Label: Rykodisc
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More Eric Weissberg albums: Main Albums (4), Compilations (6), Singles & EPs (1)