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Doyle Dykes had no idea his life would change the day his mother invited a sailor named Barry Lackey to dinner in his Jacksonville, Fla., home. He credits where he is today musically to that moment from his childhood when Lackey introduced him to different finger stylings for guitar. Dykes comes from a musical family.
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Office of University Communications and Mellado, Mariana, "Guitarist’s Talent Offers his Testimony" (2015). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 1132.