Big Boy Pete Honors Chuck Berry with Song

March 19, 2017

Big Boy Pete (whose real name is Peter Miller) was entranced by Chuck Berry as a teenager in his native Norwich, England, when he saw him duck walking in the 1956 film, Rock, Rock, Rock!  

Soon thereafter, Miller sold his electric train set to buy an electric guitar, and set himself on a career that found him making hit singles, being produced by the legendary Joe Meek, touring with the Beatles and Rolling Stones, doing tons of recording sessions, and, eventually, establishing a recording studio and engineering school in San Francisco.
 
Yesterday, Miller sent this tribute to Berry to Guitar Player after hearing of the rock-and-roll pioneer's passing.
 
Enjoy...
 
 
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