Monthly Archives: December 2013

Remembering Ray Price

Hello fellow steel guitarists, It looks like we finally lost the king of steel guitar employers. Ray Price is gone everywhere except in our record collections and our memories. I don’t know of another country music singer that has employed … Continue reading

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Boo Wah, Steel Guitar Stage Antics – Are They Acceptable?

I was asked about the Boo Wah technique. I once worked a job with Hank III (Hank Williams grandson) and had to play Don Helms and Jerry Byrd things, so I’ll explain how we did the Boo Wah technique. It … Continue reading

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Ray Price, Gene O’Neal, Curly Chalker

December 12, 2013 Our aging friend that has meant so much to steel guitar over the past 60 years is in the hospital and not doing well. Mr. Ray Price has always managed to carry a fine commercial steel guitarist … Continue reading

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