- Performer:Pete Drake
- Title:Country Steel Guitar
- Style:Nashville Sound/Countrypolitan,Traditional Country
- Date of release:1963
- Size FLAC version1331 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1125 megabytes
- Size WMA version1401 megabytes
- Formats:VOC FLAC MPC MMF AA DXD
Roddis Franklin Drake (October 8, 1932 – July 29, 1988) professionally known as Pete Drake, was a Nashville-based American record producer and pedal steel guitar player. One of the most sought-after backup musicians of the 1960s, Drake played on such hits as Lynn Anderson's "Rose Garden", Charlie Rich's "Behind Closed Doors"' Bob Dylan's "Lay Lady Lay"' and Tammy Wynette's "Stand by Your Man".
Pete Drake And His Talking Steel Guitar – Forever. Label: Smash Records (4) – SRS 67053. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo. I'm Just A Guitar (Everybody Picks On Me). Written-By – Pete Drake. Forever (LP, Album). Smash Records (4). SRS 67053.
The first steel album I ever acquired was Pete. I did not wear it out but I tried. Still have it. Joe Krumel. Posted 7 Apr 2019 5:28 am pete drake album. Dave, I still have a pete drake album I picked up at flea mk. 5+ yrs. ago. a song on it called Hal's that"always got to me. Posted 7 Apr 2019 7:26 am song title error.
Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. Talking Steel Guitar (1964). Are You Sincere? is a cover of. Are You Sincere by Andy Williams (1957).
Lay Lady Lay. Isn't It A Pity. Behind That Locked Door. This collection on the Gusto label contains many of Pete's best instrumentals from the 50's and 60's. Songs written by Pete Drake are marked with an asterisk in the list below. Satisfied Mind (w/ The Willis Brothers). Color of the Blues (w/ singers).
Pete Drake was a major Nashville, Tennessee-based record producer and pedal steel guitar player. In 1964 he had an international hit on Smash Records with his "talking steel guitar" playing on the album 'Forever'. His innovative use of what would be called the "talk box" added novel effects to the pedal steel guitar. Later used by artists Peter Frampton, Joe Walsh and Jeff Beck.
CreditsPete Drake - Composer, Guitar (Steel), Primary Artist
Buddy Killen - Composer
Bill Monroe - Composer
|1||Steel Guitar Rag||Pete Drake||2:20|
|2||Pleading Pete Drake||Pete Drake||1:56|
|3||Panhandle Rag||Pete Drake||2:12|
|4||Steel After Hours||Pete Drake||2:25|
|5||Boot Heel Rag||Pete Drake||2:11|
|6||For Pete's Sake Pete Drake||Pete Drake||2:00|
|7||Forever Buddy Killen||Pete Drake||2:42|
|8||Kentucky Waltz Bill Monroe||Pete Drake||2:19|
|9||Midnight in Amarilla||Pete Drake||3:00|
|10||The Wild Side of Life||Pete Drake||2:12|