Gil's Videos (Acoustic Guitar Community) - Acoustic Guitar Community 2015-05-28T00:01:03Z http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=vfj6sykacs0l&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Family Snapshot - Peter Gabriel cover tag:www.acousticguitarcommunity.com,2015-05-15:2161554:Video:581423 2015-05-15T01:51:42.137Z Gil http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/profile/Gil <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/family-snapshot-peter-gabriel-cover"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/XnAxcylq3iiiw4oo1*0wL6edHqdWkCgI4K6rZDwRWSficuOfV4ZNEbZnzM9UNNRcqGpjKMbQCOrILVyXCv96ITBICkLSSWfX/1124730435.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Here's some background on the song from Wikipedia: "Family Snapshot" is a song written by Peter Gabriel, appearing on his third album. The song was inspired by An Assassin's Diary, published in 1973. Gabriel talked about the book in an authorized biography of him published in 1988: An Assassin's Diary was a really nasty book, but you do get a sense of the person… <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/family-snapshot-peter-gabriel-cover"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/XnAxcylq3iiiw4oo1*0wL6edHqdWkCgI4K6rZDwRWSficuOfV4ZNEbZnzM9UNNRcqGpjKMbQCOrILVyXCv96ITBICkLSSWfX/1124730435.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Here's some background on the song from Wikipedia: "Family Snapshot" is a song written by Peter Gabriel, appearing on his third album. The song was inspired by An Assassin's Diary, published in 1973. Gabriel talked about the book in an authorized biography of him published in 1988: An Assassin's Diary was a really nasty book, but you do get a sense of the person who is writing it. The author was obsessed with the idea of fame. He was aware of the news broadcasts all over the world and was trying to time the assassination to hit the early evening news in the States and the late night in Europe to get maximum coverage. The musical transition reflects the progress and emotions throughout the story. It starts off as a slow, jazzy piece, where the killer goes through his plan. It transitions twice; first to full-blooded rock for the building suspense, as the target unwittingly comes closer to the assassin; and then back to a quiet, mournful climax as the shooter, having just shot his target, remembers his childhood loneliness and thirst for attention that led him to where he now is Can't Take My Eyes Off You tag:www.acousticguitarcommunity.com,2015-04-13:2161554:Video:579369 2015-04-13T02:57:28.538Z Gil http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/profile/Gil <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/can-t-take-my-eyes-off-you"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/DGjgPH8*8vkQqx4*TdEYyXRbznfwXoFl2*QEDYinYktDh8ztTKWbZONtWsuwiW6MPDNARovzB8iVxLDZE1wkjIHbYqHfoOxc/1120190048.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>A simplistic solo acoustic interpretation of a song written by Bob Gaudio and Bob Crewe for Frankie Valli in 1967. Video is comprised of a series of short clips from some period drama… <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/can-t-take-my-eyes-off-you"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/DGjgPH8*8vkQqx4*TdEYyXRbznfwXoFl2*QEDYinYktDh8ztTKWbZONtWsuwiW6MPDNARovzB8iVxLDZE1wkjIHbYqHfoOxc/1120190048.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A simplistic solo acoustic interpretation of a song written by Bob Gaudio and Bob Crewe for Frankie Valli in 1967. Video is comprised of a series of short clips from some period drama films. Roads (Wherever I May Roam) tag:www.acousticguitarcommunity.com,2014-07-13:2161554:Video:547826 2014-07-13T06:45:16.372Z Gil http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/profile/Gil <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/roads-wherever-i-may-roam"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/dnCWvahr*CpimKyh6VLiRjNoJlK5hKzhuHikvmtZJoE20irfrz*ba0G-*mgoXOxd3OZQgfWdhe0sjudchu0sqz7C*R-mvy4c/1072018820.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Words and music by Gilliam Michael. Like the song? You can download it here: <a href="http://gilsmusic.bandcamp.com/track/roads">http://gilsmusic.bandcamp.com/track/roads</a> Special thanks to Tim Hagberg for providing his helmet cam video for this… <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/roads-wherever-i-may-roam"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/dnCWvahr*CpimKyh6VLiRjNoJlK5hKzhuHikvmtZJoE20irfrz*ba0G-*mgoXOxd3OZQgfWdhe0sjudchu0sqz7C*R-mvy4c/1072018820.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Words and music by Gilliam Michael. Like the song? You can download it here: <a href="http://gilsmusic.bandcamp.com/track/roads">http://gilsmusic.bandcamp.com/track/roads</a> Special thanks to Tim Hagberg for providing his helmet cam video for this song. Bold As Love - Jimi Hendrix cover tag:www.acousticguitarcommunity.com,2014-06-25:2161554:Video:546374 2014-06-25T23:47:56.393Z Gil http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/profile/Gil <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/bold-as-love-jimi-hendrix-cover"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/LxUWhj8CVoaKsMb1kMAg6ZddUljLeb90FwtnyMHB25JGWiwVGdwiAl0dH5xxNRCUex4WOeM59jxacekloZ6x1lNt*LpL44PQ/1070164704.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />My solo acoustic version dumbed down to my skill level <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/bold-as-love-jimi-hendrix-cover"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/LxUWhj8CVoaKsMb1kMAg6ZddUljLeb90FwtnyMHB25JGWiwVGdwiAl0dH5xxNRCUex4WOeM59jxacekloZ6x1lNt*LpL44PQ/1070164704.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />My solo acoustic version dumbed down to my skill level Blind Faith cover: Can't Find My Way Home tag:www.acousticguitarcommunity.com,2014-06-25:2161554:Video:546438 2014-06-25T00:01:58.721Z Gil http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/profile/Gil <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/blind-faith-cover-can-t-find-my-way-home"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/dUBGrCUuK8SeWDOL-z7xMLKCXXhQxCJsbg200Nx9WekQO7CYSdsowcE0MUl6mig8tj2S7EqHkAXuTtlJqXQktG4nMTOps-x3/1070066973.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A solo acoustic cover <a href="http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/video/blind-faith-cover-can-t-find-my-way-home"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/dUBGrCUuK8SeWDOL-z7xMLKCXXhQxCJsbg200Nx9WekQO7CYSdsowcE0MUl6mig8tj2S7EqHkAXuTtlJqXQktG4nMTOps-x3/1070066973.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A solo acoustic cover