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Ruston native will perform Atkins’ music
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Ruston native Richard Hood was asked to perform a show in Nashville by the Country Music Hall of Fame.

A local man is set to perform in Nashville this weekend.

Richard Hood, a Ruston native, has performed Chet Atkins style guitar for more than a decade.

He was asked by the Country Music Hall of Fame to come to Nashville, perform His show and present a PowerPoint presentation he has created on Chet Atkins to accompany their eight month Chet Atkins exhibit.

“Ever since 1991, I have gone to a Chet Atkins guitar convention in July,” he said “After going for a couple years, I was introduced to Buster and Lorena DeVault who were friends who were friends from Chet’s boyhood. They invited me to their home and showed me his old home.”

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