One Of The Most Incredible “1 Voice 1 Guitar” Performers Alive Today!

One Of The Most Incredible “1 Voice 1 Guitar” Performers Alive Today!

Jul. 23, 2012 by

I just love Igors’ picking. It gives me a couple of extra “goose bumps” when he revives something from “MY ERA”. Here’s his version of the Bee Gees Staying Alive.

KUANA TORRES KAHELE – Nā Vaqueros

KUANA TORRES KAHELE – Nā Vaqueros

Jul. 9, 2012 by

This video is a little unusual in that it’s a beautiful Hawaiian song but it has a latin beat and it’s mostly sung in Spanish. It tells the story of Spanish Vaqueros migrating to Hawaii and how they tought the

Elena – Cover of the Gypsy Kings’ Bamboleo.

Elena – Cover of the Gypsy Kings’ Bamboleo.

May. 8, 2012 by

One of the most amazing things about Youtube is it allows you to discover so many talented artists from all over the world. This young lady named Elena from Yerevan Armenia does a really good cover of the Gypsy Kings

Acoustic Guitar Bluegrass Youtube

Acoustic Guitar Bluegrass Youtube

Jun. 6, 2011 by

Here’s a nice bit of Bluegrass Acoustic Guitar by Dave Grier and Wyatt rice

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Tommy Emmanuel Youtube – Rare Video

Tommy Emmanuel Youtube – Rare Video

May. 4, 2011 by

Duck Backer the great Acoustic Guitar player just posted this video of Tommy Emmanuel , Duck Baker and Buster B Jones. They are sitting around jamming to the jazz standard, Stomping at the Savoy, it’s very casual but some great … Continue reading

Choosing the right tonewoods for your acoustic guitar – part 1

Choosing the right tonewoods for your acoustic guitar – part 1

Apr. 9, 2011 by

While there are many tonewoods used for guitar making, and laminates and alternative materials used in some “budget” models and brands, having an understanding of how different materials affect the quality, durability and sound of the acoustic guit…

Country Blues Guitar Scales

Country Blues Guitar Scales

Apr. 2, 2011 by

Acoustic Guitar Country Blues players:  Thought I’d republish this doco of Scales which I put together a couple of years back.  The fingerings of some are little unusual, and my reasons for doing them this way is intentional just to … Continue reading

Know your acoustic guitar, for beginners and entry level players

Know your acoustic guitar, for beginners and entry level players

Mar. 24, 2011 by

When people think of an acoustic guitar, chances are, they do not think of a complex, moving object, yet the guitar, while being played, is quite alive and vibrant. Instead of simply listing the different parts of the acoustic guitar, let’s consider le…

In Memory of Joshua

In Memory of Joshua

Nov. 16, 2010 by

Today is the anniversary of my oldest s child passing away.  About 10 years ago I recorded a song in the dark in my bedroom on an ADAT on a guitar I made.  I had wanted to express the emotions I … Continue reading

Al Petteway Youtube Land of the Sky

Al Petteway Youtube Land of the Sky

Nov. 14, 2010 by

Here’s a guitar lesson by Grammy Award Winning  acoustic guitar player Al Petteway This is a very musical sounding piece of music with elements of Celtic,  Folk  and Country.  Even hints of Doc Watson.  Extremely mesmerizing by the end of the … Continue reading