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Sofia Buckingham ~ Album Release ~ Mistakes at 2am

Great to see Sofia's first album out this week in CD & Download formats. Also thoroughly looking forward to her gig in the UK with myself accompanying on 2nd guitar on 1 April at Ledbury Market Theatre. She has a great voice and unique take on song writing. And at 18 she has a depth [...]

By |2017-03-12T17:51:44+01:00March 12th, 2017|Musical Collaborations|1 Comment

Guitar ~ Playing, Recording & Composing

Work on compositions for Blind River (working title for my next release), which will be a group of linked instrumental guitar pieces, with one vocal track, has started in earnest now that I have assembled the right equipment and got a little beyond the intrusions of necessities from 2016. Collaborating with my good friend and [...]

By |2017-05-10T10:50:00+01:00December 17th, 2016|Solo Guitar|0 Comments

Collaborations in Music

It's a real privilege to be working with Diego Vargas & Rocoto Blues Band and Sofia Buckingham. Rocoto Blues Band ~ Diego and the band have come on as a quartet in massive strides, mainly due to straightforward hard work, since we first met in Lima in August 2016. They've nailed their aim of fusing blues [...]

By |2016-12-17T08:06:09+01:00December 17th, 2016|Musical Collaborations|0 Comments

Music Equipment

CORDOBA GK PRO MAPLE Recently upgraded to this top of the range model, after Iberian Airlines crushed my last Cordoba. The new model is lovely and has wonderful flamed maple back & sides and the excellent Fishman Pro Blend pickup. CORDOBA GK STUDIO NEGRA As a good gigging, playing & recording guitar, this is a [...]

By |2018-01-02T12:53:50+01:00December 16th, 2016|Music Equipment, Solo Guitar|0 Comments

Live & Recording Equipment

GODIN A6 ULTRA KOA Having recently bought one of these lovely guitars for the second time and finding the tonal variations and options for use live and recorded to really suit my playing, I'm interested to know the opinions of others on them. I've strung mine with Thomastik Flat Wound 10-47 and find I can [...]

By |2017-01-23T18:30:28+01:00December 14th, 2016|Music Equipment|2 Comments