If you’re traveling anywhere near Nashville and play guitar, no excuse is needed for a stop in one of Nashville’s amazing vintage guitar stores. So while on my way to Louisville two years ago, I found myself needing to stretch my legs in Carter Vintage Guitars. I had been looking … [Read more...] about E.B. Rooster: A Story Worth Sharing, Guitars Worth Playing
Prog rock fan? Of course you are. Martin Miller (guitarist) and his session band have released another inspiring live studio performance video. This time it's a 27 minute-long medley of songs by the great English rock band Genesis. Music by Genesis Watcher of … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Genesis Medley – Martin Miller Session Band
I am very pleased to announce the release of my new book with The FJH Music Company. Classical Guitar: Contemporary Concepts 1 is a part of FJH's Way to Play series which introduces guitarists to a variety of playing styles including jazz, bluegrass, and classical guitar. Each … [Read more...] about New Classical Guitar Book (Intermediate Level)
Much has been said in books, magazines, and high-priced '90s shred lesson VHS tapes about how to play the guitar, but little attention has been given to the picking hand - that is, until recently. If you are not yet familiar with Troy Grady's "Cracking the Code," I encourage you … [Read more...] about New Picking Mechanics Video from Troy Grady
Martin is a brand that people, musicians and non-musicians alike, often recognize. This stands to reason as The Martin Guitar Company has been producing high quality acoustic instruments for over 185 years. Each generation of the Martin family has faced their own unique … [Read more...] about An Interview with Chris Martin, Martin Guitar Co.