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By Ron Hartman
Entertainment Editor 

Brooks Robertson: finger-pickin' 'like the house is on fire'

 

August 8, 2019

By Ron Hartman

Entertainment Editor

rooks Robertson has a name that would be easy to confuse with Brooks Robinson, the legendary third baseman for the Baltimore Orioles a half-century ago.

There's no confusing this, though: Robertson, who mentored for seven years under Buster B. Jones – a legend in the finger-picking guitar world – says he couldn't have had a better instructor.

It was like being a young artist and hanging out with Andy Warhol every day.

"I was 12 when Buster moved here, and he's an incredible teacher," Robertson said before busting out a few of his songs during a recent...



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