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T-Bone Burnett

Joseph Henry Burnett, widely known as T-Bone Burnett, is an American musician, songwriter, and soundtrack and record producer. He was a guitarist in Bob Dylan's band on the Rolling Thunder Revue. After that tour ended, Burnett and two other members of the backing band formed The Alpha Band, followed by his first solo album in 1980.

Link Wray

Fred Lincoln Wray, Jr. was an American rock and roll guitarist, songwriter and occasional singer.

Sir Douglas Quintet

Sir Douglas Quintet was a rock band active in the mid-1960s and early 1970s.

The Band

The Band was a Canadian/American roots rock group that originally consisted of Rick Danko (bass guitar, double bass, fiddle, trombone, vocals), Levon Helm (drums, mandolin, guitar, vocals), Garth Hudson (keyboard instruments, saxophones, trumpet), Richard Manuel (piano, drums, baritone saxophone, vocals) and Robbie Robertson (guitar, vocals). The members of the Band first came together as they joined rockabilly singer Ronnie Hawkins's backing group, The Hawks, one by one between 1958 and 1963.

John Mellencamp

John Mellencamp is an American rock singer-songwriter, musician, painter and occasional actor known for his catchy, populist brand of heartland rock which emphasizes traditional instrumentation. He has sold over 40 million albums worldwide and has amassed 22 Top 40 hits in the United States.

Ry Cooder

Ryland Peter Cooder is an American guitarist, singer and composer.

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