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Redd Volkaert

  • Strange Brew
  • 5326 Manchaca Rd
  • Austin, TX
  • September 29, 2016
  • Time: 6:00 PM

Redd Volkaert (born 1958) was a successor to Roy Nichols in Merle Haggard's backing band, and is "among the country’s top Telecaster guitar slingers."Volkaert won a 2009 Grammy for Best Country Instrumental Performance.

While best known as a Fender Telecaster expert guitarist, with a personal collection that includes a 1953 Fender Telecaster, a 1951 Fender Nocaster, a 1958 Fender Esquire and a 1950s-style Hahn Telecaster. Volkaert has lent his name to guitars made by other companies, including Asher.

Redd Volkaert