RIP Ed King, Lynyrd Skynyrd Guitarist

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RIP Ed King, Lynyrd Skynyrd Guitarist

Post by Pete » Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:22 pm

He wrote that iconic lead-in riff on Sweet Home Alabama
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"....In 2011, Ed King underwent a successful heart transplant.[6] In 2017, King appeared as a customer in the Discovery Channel docudrama Moonshiners (TV series), buying $30,000 worth of premium gin made by moonshiners Mark Ramsey and "Digger" Manes.
According to a Nashville news station WTVF, King had been battling cancer in the months prior to his death.[3] King passed away in his Nashville, Tennessee home on August 22, 2018 at 68 years of age.[7]......"
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Re: RIP Ed King, Lynyrd Skynyrd Guitarist

Post by brookboy123 » Fri Aug 24, 2018 6:39 am

Pete wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:22 pm
He wrote that iconic lead-in riff on Sweet Home Alabama

Screenshot_2018-08-23-12-23-14.png

https://youtu.be/MBftFjxWbN0


"....In 2011, Ed King underwent a successful heart transplant.[6] In 2017, King appeared as a customer in the Discovery Channel docudrama Moonshiners (TV series), buying $30,000 worth of premium gin made by moonshiners Mark Ramsey and "Digger" Manes.
According to a Nashville news station WTVF, King had been battling cancer in the months prior to his death.[3] King passed away in his Nashville, Tennessee home on August 22, 2018 at 68 years of age.[7]......"
Rest in peace, Ed......and thank you.
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