My son reminded me that he’s seen every Eric Clapton video I’ve told him about at least twice. But for those of you with no time to waste on Youtube.com, here are some of my faves.
For quite some time, I too have been looking for my tone. Like many of us, I’ve searched for the “how to sound like srv” recipe for almost ever. I’ve been playing for many years and I own gear I worked hard for. I followed all the advice I could […]
What Guitars Can Be Aged? Pretty much any! Even though this booklet concentrates in Stratocasters and Telecasters, you can use any of the information here to age any brand or type of guitars including basses. If you want to get that real vintage look and make people wonder where the […]
Why do we have this fascination with vintage guitars? Different people will give you different answers, but we can all agree that the sound, the look, the feel, the history is what attract us to vintage guitars. Let’s be realistic, how many people have $5,000 to $50,000 to buy an […]
How My First Guitar Lessons Greatly Shaped My Playing Today I remember my first guitar lessons. We learned “baby chords” like G, D, D7, A, Em, C, F – then B7, Am, Bm. This is what my teacher taught us. I had a one hour lesson per week and I […]
The Day of Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Daddy’s Funeral Millerfest 1987, Jarry Park, Montreal It was sometime in September 1987, f’ng cold for Montreal for this time of year (ed. – I brought a coat to SRV’s outdoor concert in Jarry Park) and I intended to attend only one of many […]