Lightning-fingered guitarist Jimmy Bryant left an indelible mark in the world of country music, influencing players like James Burton, Buck Owens, and Albert Lee. But in actuality his dizzying, impossibly fast, and highly inventive improvisational style transcends all genres, including those of rockabilly, jazz, Western swing, and rock 'n' roll.

Put simply, if they haven't done so already, anyone who loves great music played by a musician of truly astounding ability should hear Bryant do his thing on runaway-freight train workouts like "Twelfth Street Rag," "Down Yonder," or "Georgia Boogie" - and then pick their jaw up off the floor.
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Bryant, Jimmy - The Fastest Guitar in the Country LP
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    Electrifying ultra-rare album by '60s fretboard genius!Fretboard fanatics...fret no more! Here at last is the album that christened Jimmy Bryant with the distinct moniker of "Fastest Guitar in the Country." After a run of success with steel guitarist Speedy West on Capitol Records, Jimmy Bryant signed a solo contract with Imperial Records in the mid '60s. While Bryant's recordings with West established him as a fretboard genius, it was the 1967 release of The Fastest Guitar in the Country that...