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{{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Use dmy dates |date=__DATE__ |$B= }} "Peerie" Willie Johnson (William Henry Johnson) (10 December 1920 in Yell, Shetland – 22 May 2007 in Lerwick, Shetland) was a Scottish folk guitarist and bassist. He was respected as an influential and innovative musician in the Shetland folk scene.<ref>Hunt, K. "'Peerie' Willie Johnson" (The Guardian, 29 June 2007, P.44)</ref> Since 2005 there has been a "Peerie" Willie Guitar Festival"<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> on the islands.

"Peerie" is a Shetland dialect word, meaning "small" or "little".


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{{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Use dmy dates |date=__DATE__ |$B= }} "Peerie" Willie Johnson (William Henry Johnson) (10 December 1920 in Yell, Shetland – 22 May 2007 in Lerwick, Shetland) was a Scottish folk guitarist and bassist. He was respected as an influential and innovative musician in the Shetland folk scene.<ref>Hunt, K. "'Peerie' Willie Johnson" (The Guardian, 29 June 2007, P.44)</ref> Since 2005 there has been a "Peerie" Willie Guitar Festival"<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> on the islands.

"Peerie" is a Shetland dialect word, meaning "small" or "little".


Peerie Willie Johnson sections
Intro  Early life and career  Recordings  References  External links  

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Early life and career
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