Songwriter and pedal steel guitar master Bucky Baxter left us this week, among many great artists he appeared on Philippe Cohen Solal’s Moonshine Sessions recorded in Nashville, Tennessee.
While touring with Steve Earle in the 1980s, he met Bob Dylan, later on, appeared with him on essential tours and albums including the famous MTV Unplugged of 1995. Consequently he added his pedal steel guitar touch on many successful albums and contributing to the sound of artists of many genres, including Ryan Adams, country music star Kacey Musgraves, singer-songwriter Joe Henry.
Check out the making of the Moonshine Sessions.
Visit http://moonshinesessions.com/ for more info on this album released on ¡Ya Basta! Records in 2007.