Watch the Country Shuffle online guitar lesson by Jason Loughlin from 1-2-3 Country
The country shuffle is a huge part of the Bakersfield sound. The west coast country music sound is largely associated with Bakersfield, CA. Bands like Buck Owens and His Buckaroos with Don Rich on tele solidified the country shuffle. Two of the hallmarks of this sound are the accent on the upbeat and the walking bass line.