Monthly Archives: March 2014

He owned the crowd

My friend introduced me to this guy on a chilled night at his place in Germany with some fine German beer and and huge flatscreen TV. I was captivated like I haven’t been in a long time. The power this … Continue reading

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Still Alive?

I remember going mental for these guys when I was in school and the guitar solon Alive was the first one I ever learnt by ear. Oh the memories rocking out to this in my bedroom and then getting to … Continue reading

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Get your Midon

I was lucky enough to be at this gig, so I’m pretty stoked that this is on youtube. Great gig with great musicians. I’ve seen all of them before except Raul Midon and I’d only heard a little of his … Continue reading

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Scofield of dreams

Ok, so, he’s one of my favourite guitarists. Quirky as hell and just awesome. He plays with so many different kinds of groups from straight jazz to this more funky style of band. Sco is king.

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Flamenco-nome

Hi all, I’m just practicing again and thought I’d share this awesomeness with you all. For anyone interested in or already playing Flamenco guitar, or doing anything flamenco related, in fact something musical 🙂  this Metronome is the best practice … Continue reading

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Coffee cup house

This is a great idea and restores a little faith in humanity. With all the horrible news we’re bombarded with everyday from around the world, it’s great to know that there’s people like these that are on a mission to … Continue reading

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The CD begins today

Ok, so the time has finally come. Today I bite the bullet and start to record my first CD. I’m not sure what songs I’m using but I know it’ll take a long time. I’ve avoided it for too long … Continue reading

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More Snarky

Ok ok, so I love this band and that is an understatement to say the least. So, when I first heard this song, the voice of Lalah Hathaway….MIND BLOWN!!!! So i knew it was possible to harmonise with yourself using … Continue reading

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RIP PACO

A master is gone but will never be forgotten. Probably the most influential Flamenco guitarists ever to grace this earth, Paco de Lucia was an inspiration to generations of guitarists/musicians and not only in the genre of Flamenco. It would … Continue reading

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2 Years in France

Well, I’ve hit my 2 year mark now. I have been living abroad and loving it. I still love Lyon and maybe even more now because I can communicate more with the locals. It’s a very strange feeling to be … Continue reading

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