How Can I Lose Myself?


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Can’t Remember? I’ve heard and read many artists state that some of the best performances that they have given were ones that can’t even remember.  By this, I mean they give into the music/performance and go into a sort of trance, I guess you can say.  I’ve seen this in many guitarists that I admire […]
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Guitar Superstar Musings


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Hola music fans, So everyone keeps asking me how the Guitar Contest went. In a nutshell, it was mixed. I did everything exactly the way I wanted to. I made some contacts, met some stars, I turned in a performance that the crowd got into, and I distributed over 600 copies of my CD to […]
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Hercules Castro: Guitar Player Superstar?


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Below is a press release that I received from my good friend and Guitar Musings contributor, Hercules Castro. Hercules entered into the Guitar Player Superstar Competition and was selected as one of the top 10 finalists. You will find all the information below and if you are in the Bay Area and like great guitar, […]
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Dougie MacLean in Denver


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Last Thursday (3.19.09), I had the pleasure of attending the Dougie MacLean concert at the Colfax Events Center in Denver.  In case you didn’t know, Dougie is a Scottish singer/songwriter that has written wonderful songs like “Caledonia” and “The Gael” from the movie, “Last of the Mohicans.” The Concert: Dougie’s performance was a pleasure to […]
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Tommy Emmanuel Live, Disc 2 Thoughts


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I asked in my last post if the statement, “This is acoustic music in your face”, was a warning or a prediction.  Still not sure which one it was but CD 2 was in my face and  Tommy got a little bit of help from Bob Littell on Harmonica. Highlights: The mix: I know I […]
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