English guitarist who gained fame for his guidebook Play in a Day and was a pioneer during the 1950s and 1960s rock 'n' roll movement.
He played with many musical groups like His Harlem Hotshots and Blue Cumberland Rhythm Boys.
He was awarded an OBE for his contributions to music.
He had two sons with his wife, Maggie Weedon.
He influenced many British musicians and guitarists like Eric Clapton.