Trigger: The Story of Willie Nelson’s Amazing Guitar

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Named after Roy Roger’s horse, because his guitar to to be his steed is considered by Willie, the guitar was purchased by Willie from another guitarist in 1969 in Nashville. Trigger is a spanish flamenco guitar, made of Sitka spruce from the Pacific Northwest, and reveals the livelihood of Willie with its distressed hole from finger picking and the touches of Kris Kristofferson, Gene Autry, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, among tons of others.