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Buddy Emmons, 1937 — 2015

August 1, 2015

Buddy Emmons, 1937 -- 2015

Buddy Emmons, pedal steel guitar innovator, died on Wednesday at age 78. A virtuoso of the complicated instrument, which he helped modify into its current form, he added its distinctive sound to countless honky tonk, country, and pop recordings.