James Burton Live in Concert - 2009
|Born||31 August 1939
Minden, Louisiana, U.S.
|Genres||Rock and roll, country|
|Years active||since 1952|
|Associated acts||Elvis Presley, Ricky Nelson|
James Burton (born August 21, 1939, in Minden, Louisiana) is an American musician. He is most famous as a guitar player and has played with many famous singers including: Ricky Nelson, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, John Denver, Jerry Lee Lewis, Elvis Costello, Roy Orbison, Joni Mitchell and the Everly Brothers.
References[change | edit source]
- The Guitar Sounds of James Burton from Allmusic.com URL accessed March 09, 2007
- "James Burton at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame". http://www.rockhall.com/inductee/james-burton.
- The Fender James Burton Signature Model Telecaster