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Thursday, May 26, 2016, 5:20 p.m.

Albert Austin "Sonny" Burgess

Newport --Longtime musician Sonny Burgess, dubbed the Arkansas Wild Man, is a paradox. In some ways, he has stayed put all his life. In others, he has gone far, traveling more places and experiencing much more than most. The man has performed a duet with Bruce Springsteen, no less. And that was in his later years -- in 2001.

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