Archive for the ‘Guitars’ Category

Walk On

Posted: July 12, 2011 in Guitars, Media

The Spirit is in the house!

On An Island

Posted: July 1, 2011 in Guitars, Media

The inimitable David Gilmour. Ā Hate to say he’s old, but if I can rock like that when I’m his age, bring it on.

Have you ever loved a woman?

Posted: November 24, 2010 in Guitars, Media

One of the blues kings. The others are Albert and BB. Sounds to me like Freddie actually blends their two distinct voices into one.

Ray Montford

Posted: November 20, 2010 in Guitars, Media


Hide and Seek – Antoine Dufour

Posted: November 15, 2010 in Guitars, Media

As promised.

I want to know how he gets such a sweet sounding vibrato so easily just by gently swaying his picking hand against the back of his guitar. I feel as if I’m missing something.

His overall subtlety in the use of volume dynamics is really quite wonderful to hear and see.

Shifts of Attention

Posted: November 5, 2010 in Guitars, Media

Sweden gets some love.

Gareth Pearson – Billie Jean

Posted: November 1, 2010 in Guitars, Media

This is actually one of my favorite Michael Jackson songs.

Andy McKee – Nakagawa-San

Posted: October 27, 2010 in Guitars, Media

Reminds my wife of our honeymoon. šŸ™‚

Rob Martino

Posted: October 23, 2010 in Guitars, Media

His instrument is the Chapman Stick.

Damage Control

Posted: October 13, 2010 in Guitars, Media

Petrucci manages to play adeptly without losing a sense of groove. It doesn’t feel like some shredding – just scales played with blurry fingers. And how, seriously, how do you remember that complex of an arrangement without sheet music?

DominicĀ Frasca

Posted: September 29, 2010 in Guitars, Media

Clearly, it is possible.