Monthly Archive for: ‘April, 2018’

Binge-Watch Some Tommy Emmanuel: Complete San Francisco Workshop 2014

Binge-Watch Some Tommy Emmanuel: Complete San Francisco Workshop 2014

Tommy Emmanuel is widely hailed as the best acoustic guitar player in the world. He’s got a cult following around the world.  And, certainly, we’re a tiny bit obsessed here at The Guitar Journal. So, imagine the delight upon finding that a generous YouTube user (thank you!) posted full recordings of Tommy’s 2014 San Francisco Workshop. Prepare to binge watch …

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What is newgrass, a primer on the popular, modern wave of bluegrass

What is Newgrass? A Primer on the Popular, Modern Wave of Bluegrass

Bluegrass has come a far way from it’s roots. It’s joined forces with rock, jazz, and world music – and created a new generation of amazing musicians playing this exciting new mashup: Newgrass. AKA “New Acoustic”, or “Modern bluegrass”. Odds are you’ve heard it and loved it, even if you didn’t know what it was called ; ) What is Newgrass? …

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