How to Play Danny Cedrone's Blazing "Rock Around the Clock" Guitar Solo

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Guitarist Danny Cedrone was born June 20, 1920—and whether you realize it or not, you're familiar with his work. Even in these post-Hendrix, post-shred, post-everything times, Cedrone’s guitar solo on Bill Haley & His Comets’ 1955 hit “Rock Around the Clock” is a certified jaw-dropper.

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