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American fingerstyle wizard Richard Gilewitz packs in years of experience from playing and conducting guitar seminars worldwide, sharing some real live hints on increasing playing skills - unlocking…
Monthly "open mike" Folk Music Night is held Saturdays. Admission is free, but donations are welcome. The featured performer this month is Tony Denikos. His web site is http://www.tonydenikos.com/ .
Rhythm- and Sologuitar techniques for left and right hand. For beginners, intermediate and professional players. http://www.gitarrenzentrum.com/news-2/2021062014-joscho-stephan.html
6th Guitar Festival of Hamburg - 2014/10/31 to 2014/11/02 with Manuel Barrueco, Katona Twins, Antoine Dufour, Adam Rafferty, Josho Stephan, Andrew York, Don Ross, Rafael Aguirre Minarro, Johannes T…
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
Posted by Bourgeois Guitars on October 15, 2012 at 7:43pm
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 have a Yamaki six string guitar and cannot find any information about it. Serial AY374. Any info would be a help. I bought it brand new in 75 and still use this beauty for gigs.It has the Buffalo…Continue
Hello Everyone.I have been playing just over a year and it has come to my attention that I am rhythmically challenged. I have been practicing with a metronome for the last few months and while I am…Continue
I recently read "Shakey", a biography of Neil Young and I enjoyed it a lot!What are some other good ones?? Continue
Does anyone have knowledge about guitars made at the Harptone Facility in Newark, NJ. I did an Internet search on my Conn F-65 12 string. I found a website maintained by a Conn guitar enthusiast…Continue
Looking for a vox country western acoustic guitar and also a vox folk twelve acoustic guitar. Preferrably in excellent condition with originals cases but not neccessary. Will pay full market value…Continue
Hello, I was wondering if anyone here had any information on a guitar my girlfriend's late-grandfather played. It says that it is a Standel and the model is an L6S. I haven't found a thing using…Continue
I thought I'd share my experience with the search for guitars with wider necks to accommodate my sausage fingers.About a year ago, I decided to make an effort to add finger-picking style to my…Continue
Our civilization lost a shining light, as guitarist Paco de Lucía has died of a heart attack at the age of 66Trail Blazer and Traditionalist"With fluid fingering, a flare for the dramatic, and…Continue
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I have the opportunity to buy a Martin D28. It's a 1983 150th anniversery model. The guitar is signed by Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings. He wants $3150 for the guitar. Is this a good price or…Continue