Delivers Tony's tale in his own inimitable words, and in anecdotes and observations from his friends, family, fans, and fellow musicians. More than 100 people were interviewed for this book, including Alison Krauss, J.D. Crowe, Sam Bush, Bela Fleck, Jerry Douglas, Ricky Skaggs, David Grisman, Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, Peter Rowan and many others contribute intimate stories and frank observations of this private, enigmatic man. In the final chapter Stafford provides insight into Tony's technique, timing, right hand, choice of picks, more. He discusses Tony's prize possession, the 1935 Martin D-28 Herringbone guitar formerly owned by Clarence White. Hardcover. 315 pp.