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Bucky Baxter

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William "Bucky" Baxter (1955 – May 25, 2020) was an American rock country guitarist. He was known for having played in Bob Dylan's Never Ending Tour during the 1990s. He released his only solo album, Most Likely, No Problem, in 1999. He was born in Melbourne, Florida. Baxter was a founding member of The Dukes, Earle's backing band.

Baxter also appeared on various albums by artists such as Ryan Adams, R.E.M., and Joe Henry.[1] In studio, Baxter played steel guitar, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, mandolin, dobro.[2]

Baxter died on May 25, 2020, in Sanibel Island, Florida, at the age of 65.[3]

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  1. Smith, William Michael (July 12, 2010). "Ex-Bob Dylan, Steve Earle Steel Player Joins Joe Pug At Mango's". Spin. Archived from the original on January 26, 2021. Retrieved May 26, 2020.
  2. Harrington, Richard (December 6, 1997). "Bob Dylan, Unplugged and Electric". The Washington Post. Retrieved May 25, 2020.
  3. Kohn, Daniel (May 26, 2020). "Bucky Baxter, Bob Dylan and R.E.M. Pedal-Steel Guitarist, Dies at 65". Spin. Retrieved May 26, 2020.