Tag: guitar

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 …

Not a guitar lesson – Kacey Musgraves, My House

It’s the 1st of September. We have had a few weeks off for the summer and holidays etc. But we’re back now. It seems that learning to play guitar has become quite a theme for various people around me at the moment. The host of a private party who we played for in July is …

What is good?

For years I kept my guitar playing private and only really played at home – occasional gigs, parties and duets would present opportunities to play to an audience but, relatively speaking, the majority of my playing when I was in my twenties was confined to the privacy of my home. I had this kind of …