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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Changing Bad Habits


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If you are following me on Twitter, you already know that I’m going to Dougie MacLean concert Thursday, March 19 in Denver.  Bought the ticket this morning  after pondering over whether to go or not.  Couldn’t think of any reason not to go and many on why I should.  What’s my point, you ask? I […]
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Bruce Cockburn on etown


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Last Wednesday, I was able to to see Bruce Cockburn and Joan Osborne for a taping of etown radio, a two hour show featuring great music and interviews with both Cockburn and Osborne. Bruce’s Set Slow Down Fast Pacing The Cage Interview with host Nick Forster (Joan Osborne Played Her Set) If a Tree Falls […]
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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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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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