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Gabby's Tune

Gabby Pahinui is best known for his mastery of the slack-key guitar, and was Hawaii's main exponent of this lush sounding style. Ry Cooder a great admirer of this sound, often sat in with the Gabby Pahinui Band and went on to use slack- slack keyin his own roots slide. He paid tribute to Gabby Pahinui on his 1976 album 'Chicken Skin Music 'using slack-key on the track 'Chloe'.

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