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**FILE** Master flatpicker Doc Watson performs April 28, 2001, at the annual Merlefest at Wilkes Comunity College in Wilkesboro, N.C. Watson, the Grammy-award winning folk musician whose lightning-fast style of flatpicking influenced guitarists around the world for more than a half-century, died May 29, 2012, at a hospital in Winston-Salem. He was 89. (Associated Press)
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**FILE** Master flatpicker Doc Watson performs April 28, 2001, at the annual Merlefest at Wilkes Comunity College in Wilkesboro, N.C. Watson, the Grammy-award winning folk musician whose lightning-fast style of flatpicking influenced guitarists around the world for more than a half-century, died May 29, 2012, at a hospital in Winston-Salem. He was 89. (Associated Press)

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