Kate rocks a Lotta Rosa
Nice playing from Kate, who is working towards guitar grades as part of her Duke of Edinburgh award.
Oscar plays Wipeout
Here’s one of my students rocking out the classic old surfer anthem ‘Wipeout’.
with me thumping tubs.
Here is a guitar and ukulele duet I composed for my friend Minipixel and I to play.
We recorded it this morning at his country home in Ballycastle, N. Ireland.
Stefan Grossman at Band On The Wall.
Well, I went with my cousin Greg to see the great Stefan Grossman last night, and he was ace. I wonder if any of you took my advice and went to see him at The Works in Sowerby Bridge. If you didn’t, you missed an opportunity to see a true legend of the acoustic blues scene. As a young Jewish boy in the Bronx, he had years of lessons from the Reverend Gary Davis and was a part of the folk revival there. Through the Rev. Davis and through his own travels he met many of the great players and soaked up the knowledge, music and myths. Listening to him play and talk was inspirational. I’m really into fingerstyle guitar these days and was so charmed by him I got him to sign my acoustic guitar! Not something I would … Read More »
Stefan Grossman at The Works
This guy is playing in the Works in Sowerby Bridge on 9th October.
He’s a legend!
I can’t go because I’m gigging, which is INCREDIBLY ANNOYING!
But YOU can go, you lucky duck.