Rusty Young

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Birthday
23, 1946
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
23, 1946 (age 73)
Birthplace
California

About

Guitarist and vocalist for the seminal Americana band Poco. He has won acclaim for his innovative approach to pedal steel guitar.

Before Fame

He gave guitar lessons while still a high school student.

Trivia

He took over as the primary songwriter of Poco following the departure of guitarist Richie Furay.

Family Life

He married a woman named Mary in 2004.

Associated With

He and Gram Parsons are two pioneers of the country-influenced Americana sound.