Since finishing my last student show I’ve been making a YouTube playlist of all things I want to play when I get a show again.
Check it out here!
Happy Black Friday (NOT!), Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Boxing Day, Turkey Day (more on that later*) to you & yours. If we left-out any printable holiday greetings, complain to the management–a lot of good it’ll do ya! 726 more words
And now for something completely different…a little help for my friends the enormously talented Bay Area band Royal Jelly Jive. Go to the Kickstarter site below, watch the video, it’ll tell you everything you need to know – support the fabulous music and win a prize! 19 more words
The first instalment features a simple rhythm study which will help you grasp the basic idea of the “La Pompe” feel. Traditionally Gypsy jazz ensembles don’t have a percussionist, so that role is taken on by the rhythm guitarist(s) who really have to drive the ensemble. 133 more words