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The Big Serious Guitar Book (Geoff Stockton)

This is it, the best lesson-book for guitar there is. Written by Kalamazoo guitarist and instructor Geoff Stockton, this book has lessons for beginners who are just getting on their feet, rockers who want to learn up on their theory, or long-time shredders that just want to learn how to read music. 20 more words


Daycation in Ka'zoo

(Kalamazoo, Michigan) When you live year-round in the ultimate vacation spot, you don’t have to get out much.  But when we do want to get away for a day from heavenly Harbert, we invariably head on over to captivating Kalamazoo to see what the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, or KIA, has to offer to and to just wander around  238 more words


Dean EVO XM (New In Box)

Now this is one clean, mean Dean. The EVO series is a single-cutaway electric solid-body. The XM variant sports a 22-fret bolt-on neck with rosewood fingerboard, black hardware on a clear-over-stain finish, and high-output DiMarzio pickups. 50 more words


Passing Pelicans

(Paw Paw, Michigan) We were motoring home from a delightful daycation in Kalamazoo Tuesday evening when what should we pass but the south end of Maple Lake.   212 more words


Solving the Omnivore's Dilemma

If the book “The Omnivore’s Dilemma” by Michael Pollan had come up while the Kalamazoo Business Book Club in person meetup still existed, I definitely would have approved it as a choice. 763 more words


Yamaha YTR2335 Trumpet

Let’s start by laying some ground rules: Yamaha horns – at least the Japanese-made horns – are some of the best instruments on the market, with no exceptions. 142 more words