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Friday Night with Guitar George: Notable Covers Edition

A recent television appearance by a heavy metal band featured an impressive cover version of a well-known pop song half a century old. This got me thinking about other unlikely cover versions—the White Stripes’ rendition of Dolly Parton’s “Jolene” came

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FNWGG: David Bowie Tribute Edition

Guitar George: I will be honest. I liked David Bowie. I enjoyed the little I had heard of his music. I respected the fact that he was a true “artist,” but my respect was vague and distant. The truth is,

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