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Come and share your talent at O'Donovan's open mic every Monday night. Signup is at 9:30pm and I host every other week (my friend Alex and I alternate as hosts every other week). O'Donovan's is loc…
"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.
Monthly "open mike" Folk Music Night is held Saturdays. Admission is free, but donations are welcome. The featured performer this month is Adam Randy. His web site is http://www.adamrandy.com/ .
San Francisco guitar poet Brian Gore is gaining a reputation as one of the most interesting and influential performers of "the next generation" in fingerstyle guitar. A musical romantic, his composit…
Acoustic guitar enthusiasts now have an event geared to their musical preferences in the Naturally Acoustic Guitar Show coming up on September 14, 2013 at Crooked Pines Farm just 15 minutes south of…
Frank Vignola is one of the most extraordinary guitarists performing before the public today. His stunning virtuosity has made him the guitarist of choice for many of the world's top musicians, inclu…
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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
The town of Logansport, Indiana honors a native son every year with the Med Flory Blues/Jazz Fest. Med is a Grammy winning jazz saxman. Close behind him is another former resident I graduated high…Continue
Started by David Kellems in Gear 10 hours ago.
I have a Windows machine - not a Mac - yet I covet my friend's GarageBand to use as an accompanying rhythm section instead of a *boring* metronome. I'm looking for suggestions of a GarageBand-like…Continue
I cannot for the life of me find out anything about this guitar. I'm super curious to know what it's worth now and what it could have been worth new. All the research i have done states that anteres…Continue
Well, It's been awhile since I posted. Have been in Thailand for awhile and now have moved house to Canada's east coast and live in Prince Edward Island......great place for acoustic music! I have…Continue
Hi all, I'm an intermediate guitarist and an engineer. My area of engineering doesn't relate to audio and acoustics, but I'm interested to see if anyone here knows about the field. I'd be…Continue