WALK DON'T RUN

Latest update on 12/12/2013

Artist: Johnny Smith
Author: Johnny Smith
Label: Roost
Year: 1954

Jazz guitarist on his album In A Sentimental Mood.

Covers:

1957:

Chet Atkins

1960:

John Barry Seven

1960:

Ventures [n°2 US; knew it from Chet Atkins]

1961:

String-A-Longs

1961:

Shadows

1963:

Count Basie

1964:

Tommy Leonetti [vocal version]

1964:

Crazy Girls [as Lass die Zeit]

1965:

Bill Justis

1970:

Bert Weedon

1972:

Pink Fairies

1982:

Penguin Café Orchestra

1997:

Peter Green [on Ventures tribute]

1999:

Looney Tunes

2001:

Popa Chubby

2001:

Rick Gale

The Ventures knew this from Chet Atkins' lp Hi Fi In Focus. Chet's fingerpicking style was too much for them, turning it into rudimentary rock, the key to success.

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