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Mike Phelan
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  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
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Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Music teacher, Guitar student
How many years have you been playing guitar?
More than 30 years
Which of these instruments do you own or play?
Flattop steel-string acoustic guitar, Archtop guitar, Electric guitar, Lap-style slide guitar
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
Santa Cruz OM Cutaway, Robert Girdis OM, Robert Girdis Dreadnought Cutaway, Tom Anderson Drop Top, Fender Telecaster, Eastwood Airline Tuxedo, Beard "R" Model Resophonic, Eastwood Joey Leone Signature, Jerry Jones electric baritone, 1950's Magnatone lap steel, early 1900's German fiddle, Fender Precision Bass ... etc.
What is your website address?
What type of music do you like to play?
good or bad ... depends on the opportunity
Do you subscribe to or regularly read Acoustic Guitar?
I don't regularly read Acoustic Guitar

Mike Phelan's Blog

NAMM 2009


Just back from Winter NAMM 2009. I've been working for my friend Rick Shubb there for several years slinging capos and doing Shake & Howdy.

I always see friends there I haven't run into much of the year -this time Jeff 'Skunk' Baxter came by to visit.

Jeff has great news - his solo CD is almost finished and he intends to take 4-5 months of the year to tour and support it!

If you only know Jeff because of the Doobie Bros. or Steely Dan you might not appreciate that… Continue

Posted on January 24, 2009 at 2:00pm

whew ... December!

Well, looks like we made it to the end of the year almost...

wow. What a year.

Marley's Ghost's celebrated our 22nd year making a recording with legend Cowboy Jack Clement at Cowboy Arms Hotel and Recording Spa in the Hillsboro area of Nashville. We are mixing in March for an April release and I like the record - so far anyway(!).

There was a lot of travel this year and next year is shaping up to be more of the same.

If you see me out there, don't be afraid to walk right up… Continue

Posted on December 19, 2008 at 12:02pm

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At 5:51pm on January 20, 2009, Doug Adamz said…
What's a sweeheart like you doin' in a place like this?
At 6:34pm on December 19, 2008, Jim Dean said…
gotta run..........cya
At 6:34pm on December 19, 2008, Jim Dean said…
nor you............

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