Edwards in Nashville at the Chet Atkins Appreciation Society, 2009
|Birth name||Nole Floyd Edwards|
May 9, 1935|
Lahoma, Oklahoma, U.S.
March 12, 2018 (aged 82)|
Yuma, Arizona, U.S.
|Genres||Instrumental rock, surf rock|
|Instruments||Guitar, bass guitar, Sitar|
|Associated acts||The Ventures|
Nole Floyd "Nokie" Edwards (May 9, 1935 – March 12, 2018) was an American musician and actor. He was a member of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He was a guitarist, best known for his work with The Ventures. Edwards was also an actor, who appeared briefly on Deadwood, an American Western drama television series.
References[change | change source]
- Prown, Pete; Harvey P. Newquist (1997). "3". In Jon F. Eiche. Legends of rock guitar: the essential reference of rock's greatest guitarists. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Hal Leonard Corporation. p. 22. ISBN 0-7935-4042-9. Retrieved 28 January 2010.
- Passings: Nokie Edwards of the Ventures (1935 - 2018)
Other websites[change | change source]
- Nokie Edwards talks about Deadwood HBO TV Series
- Nokie Edwards Interview - NAMM Oral History Library (2004)