For those of you that live in the Central Florida area, the Orlando Guitar Show is this weekend, Jan. 30 & 31st. We always have the GrinningElk Booth set up and full of guitars, so if anyone decides to attend, please drop by and say "Hello"! Here's the link with all information:
Added by Ray Mauldin on January 27, 2010 at 12:31pm —
I remember the first time I got a solid insight into the truth of guitar excellence, and found a reason to believe that I could become a great guitar player, even though I started late, and was meeting people who were far better than me, and also younger.
I was 21. Samantha was the best player at the Institute where I was studying guitar. She was getting rave reviews at Carnegie Recital Hall playing pieces I was struggling to get through at the time. I was very intimidated every time… Continue
Added by Jamie Marie Andreas on January 26, 2010 at 9:40am —
Greetings, Friends and Fans.
After finishing up 2009 with a wonderful tour in Florida I’m home for the next few months, and thought I’d take the opportunity to do a little research regarding live music and its place in our busy lives.
We’re all so busy. We all spend more and more time on “social networks”—definitely networking, but how social is it? Likewise, we access music in so many more ways than live and up-close—we download, we trade files; once in a while we even… Continue
Added by Michael DeLalla on January 25, 2010 at 3:41pm —
There a new group called "SE Pennsylvania, Delaware, NJ Players
" for guitarists in those areas. It'll be a nice communications forum where people can share places to play, where people are playing, meet local acoustic guitarists, share ideas, collaborate, and help and support each other.
Hope to see you there!
Added by John Gundrum on January 24, 2010 at 8:10pm —
It is the first stage in the Inn strike this year.
At the Mito-city "Paper Moon".
Moreover, it is one-man live!
There seems to be a good thing this year.
I am very glad for a lot of guests to come to see my stage.
I seemed also to have performed by my best and to have strained myself too much by me.
Some.. tunes ..me.. ..the mistake not thought about...
However, it seems to have been able to enjoy it for guests.
I was feeling… Continue
Added by okayan on January 23, 2010 at 11:30pm —
Hey Ya'll, Check out Cooperstand in Essential Gear section of AGMag. Current issue. Thanks, DC
Added by Daniel Cooper on January 23, 2010 at 9:00am —
I perform by the restaurant "Paper Moon" in Ibaraki Prefecture Mito City where I live tonight.
When performing, I use a new preamp.
This preamp was not in major name brands, and those who produced the individual by the living in Kanagawa Prefecture made it.
The brand name is said, "Enfini custom works".
It is a preamp that it is small, and operativeness is good.
Added by okayan on January 22, 2010 at 7:15pm —
I am looking for other people who play the guitar, beginners and intermediate guitar playerI am a beginning player and could use some good tip;s once in a while. Feel free to contact me and maybe we could work togethr on-line.
Added by Ben Guard on January 21, 2010 at 12:55pm —
Hi all had a dream last night that I was playing with one of my all time favorite artist(if yove seen any of my vids. on youtube youll know who that is) Dan Fogelberg. Anyway that is the meaning for this blog. Just wanted to put it down while its still on my mind. I started leasoning to Dan on the radio back in the 70s even before I really knew who he was. It wasent untill 81 or 82 that I really got into his music though. I remember one day I had to stay home from school becouse I had the flue.… Continue
Added by tim mc nulty on January 21, 2010 at 9:30am —
New video upload!
It is French Cancan that I arranged for the finger style guitar.
Please look at the animation of me who doesn't consider it.
Added by okayan on January 21, 2010 at 8:00am —
As mentioned before I purchased a custom made Kevin Corcoran guitar recently. One of its features that make it stand up and sing is the cantilevered neck. This guitar is a OM model. The smaller size makes it much easier for me to play. As a female player this is new for me. I have alway bought a larger body guitar because I wanted the booming tone and projection. So a 16 inch bout was always the minimum. This guitar has change my definition of desired sound quality. ..Now I have to say the… Continue
Added by CSerway on January 20, 2010 at 7:14am —
My new CD is introduced on the site named CD Baby.
Ladies and gentlemen, and please access following URL and audition.
Added by okayan on January 20, 2010 at 1:14am —
The Guitar Wall has just added it 30th wall... the Artisans Wall 2
The original Artisans Wall
sold out in July, 2008 in less than a month. A year and half later we decided to add the sequel. It's a limited-edition wall comprised of 18 exclusive, numbered wall spaces showcasing hiqh-end craftsmanship in the guitar world with the… Continue
Added by Jeffrey D Brown on January 19, 2010 at 10:26pm —
Michael Laidley's CD release party is Jan. 30th at "the fiddle and pick" in middle Tennessee. if you are within distance at all, check it out!!!
Added by Daniel Cooper on January 19, 2010 at 8:11pm —
We’re back from four busy days at the Winter NAMM show, excited by the fun of our 20th anniversary party with so many industry friends, and by seeing all the new gear that will be hitting the shelves of your favorite music store in the coming months. Overall, the show seemed busier than in recent years and the mood very positive, which bodes well for 2010.
A highlight for me was checking out the Paul Reed Smith event on Saturday night, where Tony McManus, Martin Simpson, Cody Kilby,… Continue
Added by Dan Gabel, Editor & Group Publisher on January 19, 2010 at 1:30pm —
You can improve in the comfort of your own home. www.guitarlancer.com
Added by Lance Allen on January 18, 2010 at 9:54pm —
Hello all, I've decided to make the beginner guitar course at ActiveMelody.com
completely free (honestly!).. There was previously a charge for the course but I thought it made more sense to give it away to beginners and sell more specialized lessons on down the road. If you're just starting to play the guitar and are interested be sure to check out the beginner guitar… Continue
Added by ActiveMelody.com on January 18, 2010 at 9:51pm —
Cooperstand in now available to purchase on our website for $49.99 plus shipping..!!!!
We just returned from the Winter NAMM show where we met with some of the top guitar manufactures and distributors in the world.
The demand for our innovative new product is far beyond what we had imagined. This was immediately made very clear to us.
Cooperstand has all the potential of… Continue
Added by Daniel Cooper on January 18, 2010 at 8:00pm —
Hi all its midnight in the U.K i've just finished a late shift and i can listen to all you great guitarists who have posted your music on the website.Life is sweet.Thankyou!!
Added by Kevin Richard Nightingale on January 18, 2010 at 5:04pm —
just in, a near Mint, Koa/Cedar Taylor Fall LTD Ed guitar at www.guitargal.net
Added by GUITAR GALLERY on January 18, 2010 at 3:46pm —