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Bar 5, Crewkerne 21/11/19

This was a great gig! The bar was full, and what was really nice is that people had clearly come along for the music and were attentive and appreciative. To be honest, in that kind of venue, as a performer, you don’t actually want a really attentive audience. But on the other hand it can …

Why do you need that guitar? Seagull, Artist Mosaic Folk

Like many guitarists, I’ve acquired a few guitars. Not a ridiculous number… maybe… 10…ish. If my wife ever finds/read these blog articles then I hope she will finally believe me when I say that they have all been acquired for a reason! Kind of like a workman’s tools – you need different guitars for different …

Not a Guitar Lesson – Johnny Cash, Folsom Prison Blues

Here is the second edition of my “not a guitar lesson”. It’s not a guitar lesson because I’m not a teacher. I’m still learning myself – I think I always will be. But, I’m very grateful for the thousands of people on YouTube, some famous, most not, who share lessons advice, knowledge and titbits of …