"That's what I was looking for. It's a challenge. I've learned alot from several web sites. One is Truefire.com & my favorite is fredericmesnier.com At this site you can buy all levels of music with tabs for…"
"I'll be honest, I stopped spending a lot of time on these sites becaue of limited time. However, it is good to connect, so I'm going to log on once every week or two. I spend 1- 4 hours a day on the guitar playing fingerstyle. The first 2…"
"I've been playing for 3 years. Started with a takamine G series as a gift. My kids wanted me to have something to occupy myself so I would leave them alone! I quickly realized I liked fingerstyle ( David Hamburger on Turefire) and realized I…"
"I've only been finger picing for 3 years, but I developed some bad callous problems. By filing them once a week and applying Gold Bond lotio with Shea butter the problem went away. I didn't get the Whoosh sound, but I got flaking skin that…"
"I've went thru this. I've been playing about 3 year now. You need to do maintenance on them. File them & put lotion (Gold Bond with Shea butter works best for me. I do this once a week. If you don't you'll get ruts in them…"
"I've been playing for a couple of years now and have struggled with this issue. I've tried lots of finger picks. My favorite were the Alaskan picks that slip under your nail. None of them worked well enough to not interfere with my…"
I'm glad you are finding it helpful. I sure did, as I said. I still refer to the workbook from time to time and once in awhile play the DVD again just to see what I might have missed or skipped over too quickly before. It has helped not…"
"Walt, I got this DVD and it is great. I'm not into worship music, more blues. It doesn't matter what music your into this is the best instruction DVD on music theroy I've ever seen. I highly recommend it. Paul Baloche is a great…"
"JUst joined. Been playing guitar about 4 years and fingerstyle blues about 1 year. My first song was Etta Baker's Railroad bill. I saw her on a PBS special and just had to learn that song. Since then I've really been into country blues.…"
"I've been playing about 3 years and just started fingerstyle bluse last year. I like watching you it gives me a goal to shoot for. I really enjoyed ISlip Blues. I don't use use a thumb pick, Is that something that I should try, or cen I…"
"I agree with Charles. I let my fingernails grow alittle longer than 1/16" and shape them with a file (I never cut them, shape shaping with a file about 3 times week). That way you get just a little nail and when you want to dig in for extra…"
Thanks for writing. Glad you're enjoying my videos. I have two CDs of Mississippi John Hurt's songs available on CD Baby. Here are the links:
I greatly appreciate your interest in my recordings of Daddy John's music. You may want to consider visiting Avalon, Mississippi (Hurt's hometown) on the 4th of July for the annual Mississippi John Hurt Blues Festival. - Lost Jim