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Wilson Pickett  and Duane Allman.

Eric Clapton: "I've Never Heard Better Rock Guitar Playing"

"I remember hearing 'Hey Jude' by Wilson Pickett and calling either Ahmet Ertegun or Tom Dowd and saying, 'Who's that guitar player?'" says Eric Clapton in the top video below. It turns out the guitar player was a 22-year-old Duane Allman, aka "Skydog."