April 19, 2018
Music City/Guitar Town USA (Nashville, TN)
Story By Butch Worrell of One Heart Photo
Photos By Butch Worrell of One Heart Photo
Merle Travis was, a guitar player that influenced Chet Atkins and many others, a songwriter of classics such as “16 Tons” and “Dark as a Dungeon”, an actor (Sal Anderson in “From Here to Eternity”) and 15 other movies, and elder statesman of the country music industry in his later years, had his life celebrated at Nashville City Winery by some of the worlds great guitar players.