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Monthly "open mike" Folk Music Night is held Saturdays. Admission is free, but donations are welcome. The featured performer this month is Kipyn Martin. Her web site is http://www.kipynmartin.com/ .
We'd like to invite all members of the Acoustic Guitar Community to come check out the brand-new website at AcousticGuitar.com. This is a completely redesigned home for Acoustic Guitar (and you!), full of great lessons, songs to play, guitar reviews, and more. You’ll see digital editions from the last two years of Acoustic Guitar magazine (available to…Continue
The moment we've been waiting for: On Oct. 28, 2012, Bryan Sutton debuted the restored the Banjo…Continue
This story has a happy ending, folks, and I'll start with it. After working for three weeks to painstakingly restore Bryan Sutton's flood damaged Banjo Killer, Shin Ichikawa finally got to test drive it today! The entire shop stopped working to watch this exciting moment, after which Shin received a standing ovation (well, we were all standing anyway). …Continue
Shin Ichikawa and I started the day by fitting and glueing the back binding. Last night's fitting of the top binding was tedious, but the tricks we learned made the fit of back binding go smothly. I am amazed at how cleanly both bindings look. Some finish touch up will be required, but the overall appearance is more than…Continue
I came across your blog a short while ago and have been enjoying it. A few friends and I created a new site for a musical gear exchange that blends a marketplace with social media.We are getting it…Continue
Started by Trevor Hirst in Gear on Monday.
Hi there, I m a self taught guitar enthousiast who s been learning songs, chords, a little music theory and would love to tie this all together to improve my way of playing (folk, blues) (rhythm,…Continue
Hi everyone, thanks for having me in the community here. We just moved here and I'm trying to find a decent steel string to get back into playing after a multi decade hiatus. Also interested in a…Continue
Started by Joshua Braun in Gear Nov 12.
Hi. I am preparing free online courses in African Fingerstyle for Beginners and Advanced. I'd be very glad to share with you. As a guitarist you might not need to take the lessons on Basics which…Continue
I’m launching a new chord learning platform need beta testers to help kick the tires a bit. What the tool does: -Enter chords you already know and the tool shows you all matching songs – from a…Continue
Hi all,Just thought I would say hi. I have just started learning to play on a guitar that belonged to my late brother in law. Learning guitar has been on my to-do list since I was at school and I…Continue
Hi there. We are indie mobile developers and we made a game for Android and iOS which, we think, helps in memorizing notes on guitar fretboard.It’s name is Fretboard Hero and it contains a lot of…Continue