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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Tommy Emmanuel Live, Disc 1 Thoughts


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“This is acoustic music, in your face…” is the introduction on the first track on Tommy Emmanuel’s  “Live, Center Stage” CD1.  Was that a prediction or a warning?  Either way, Tommy didn’t disappoint with his 2nd live double CD set in three years. Highlights: The Mix:  Every song on CD1 was engineered to perfection.  From […]
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Podcasts for Music Instruction


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I’m a huge fan of podcasts and video podcasts and I love the the wealth of information that you can obtain from them.  I have probably 20 or so on my iTouch as I write this and it keep on growing.  One podcast that I am having a hard time finding is a good instructional […]
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A Guitar Hero I Might Even Play


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Have you seen the YouTube Guitar Hero clips where some kid is playing Dragon Force on expert mode, with no errors and wonder how good they would be if they actually practiced a real guitar instead of playing some wannabe video game.  According to Gizmodo.com, we might have an answer to that question.  The program […]
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Guitar Repair


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I just purchased “The Acoustic Guitar: Adjustment, Care, Maintenance, and Repair,” (thoughts on book in upcoming posts).  Mainly because I want to be able to make the necessary adjustments to my instrument without having to take it into a shop all the time.   Some might want to work on their own guitar as well but […]
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