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James Burton

1 hour
First broadcast:
Wednesday 22 September 2010

To complement Radio 2's season of programmes on the guitar, there's another chance to hear Alexis Korner's 1983 series. Tonight he presents a profile of James Burton. the Louisiana-born picker who played for Ricky Nelson, for Elvis Presley from the late 60 onwards as well as Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris and others.

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