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for you shade tree guitarists

Okay, I feel like bragging. I’m gonna just put it out there. This is something I’m proud of. Whether I’m wrong or right – life is too short to not want to make a few mistakes now and then; too short to not want to have the dialogue. 637 more words


On January 22, 1968.

On January 22, 1968, “Reprise” label released Neil Young’s self titled debut studio album. “Neil Young” was recorded from August to October 1968, at “Wally Heider Recording”, “Sunset Sound Recording” and “TTG Recording” in Hollywood, and was produced by Neil Young and David Briggs. 146 more words

Extra! Carlton’s guitar and a Winter ballad…

A couple of weeks ago I wrote: My neighbour Carlton asked me to restring and cleanup this guitar that he’d been given. He’d seen my rather odd collection of guitars and figured I was the man for the job. 438 more words

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On January 7, 1972.

On January 7, 1972, “Rolling Stone “label released “Jamming with Edward!”,album by Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman, Nicky Hopkins and Ry Cooder.“Jamming with Edward!” was recorded in 1969, at the “London’s Olympic Studio”, and was produced by Glyn Johns.”Edward” was pianist Nicky Hopkins, in reference to “Edward the Mad Shirt Grinder”, Hopkins’ star turn on Quicksilver Messenger Service’s album “Shady Grove”. 70 more words

Ry Cooder, Elton John, Solomon Burke & Jim Reeves: 'He'll Have To Go'

Christmas Cracker 6

Oceans and oceans of emotion have flowed through the telephone wires buzzing above your head. Think of all the announcements.

I’ve passed my exams! 1,227 more words