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"Learn to Play Guitar in a Day!", as seen on PBS, is a 1 day workshop for busy adults who want to learn to play guitar, but don't have time for weekly lessons. http://classesandworkshops.com/music/se…
Acoustic ensemble Hardly Strictly Trad. http://www.jr-guitar.com/ performs traditional and sixties-vintage British Isles folk/blues/celtic with vocal harmonies, fingerstyle guitar and fiddle. Returni…
Wassail Wine Bar May 10th 2015 from 4pm to 7pm The Prospectors are playing their next gig. Great 60/70s cover band and do some of their own stuff. If you're here in Adelaide come along, but be early…
Monthly "open mike" Folk Music Night is held Saturdays. Admission is free, but donations are welcome. The featured performer this month is Mac Walter. His web site is http://www.macwalter.com/ .
Richard will be presenting two workshops in South Bend, In on June 4th, 2015 at The Music Village. Register at: http://talismanpro.com/concert_tickets_and_registration_fees Only $35 per session. To…
The Music Village is excited to sponsor a benefit concert and a pair of workshops by premiere fingerstyle guitarist Richard Gilewitz. Richard has developed a world-wide reputation as both a performe…
Organized by Talisman Art Studio and Productions and The Music Village | Type: concert
Please join us for a week of fun and workshops with 8 of the most talented and experienced professionals anywhere. This is the best thing any guitarist could dream for in the most beautiful part of t…
Organized by Joe Thibodeau | Type: workshop
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
Just got 2 new guitars today, and one new case, but will probably get a case for the resonator also.At the moment I have 5 cases, and 6 guitars. As I have Guitar wall hangers and a humidity-controled…Continue
From photos and articles online, I've come to the conclusion that the old (1966) nylon string Yamaha acoustic I have is not a dynamic model. But it is pre-FG.What is known about this model? It reads…Continue
I have always wanted an Alvarez Acoustic. Played one once in Petersburg, Va. and fell in love with this very big sounding dreadnought which was very articulate and clean. I Always wanted one of the…Continue
I learned how to play on an old nylon string that my mom owned when I was 14 but the first steel string guitar I ever owned was an Ovation. I think it was a Balladeer but I honestly don't know for…Continue
Ok, so I just got this new guitar. I did not notice until the next day, playing it at home that it had a "dead spot" on it. I've never experienced this on a guitar before. Ok, it's not completely…Continue
Hi Folks, I have a new album from my band The Straw Men called "In two pieces". Its 30 minutes long exactly so I guess you could call it a mini album.It would be fantastic to get some feedback from…Continue
Started by paul stokes in Uncategorized Apr 11.
I'm usually the last one to find things out, but about six months ago I joined a meetup group here in NJ, and I have to say that it has been great. A bunch of guys (every once in while a woman will…Continue