Narciso Yepes, Andre Segovia, Paco de Lucia, Earl Klugh,
Al Dimeola, John Mc Laughlin, Sekou Bembeya, Manitas de Platas, Franco etc......................
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Autumn Leaves, lots of jazz standards, Little wing,Owaley, Aloko Party, Timbuktu, Hear my train a comin', etc............
Epiphones, Cordoba,Gibson, Taylors etc.........
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
Loba's first encounters with music was under the tutelage of Professor Demascolo, with whom he studied classical guitar and Spanish music, that’s were he learned fingerstyle guitar. With the same teacher he discovered the music of Django Rheinhardt and French music.He learned how to play some of Django’s charts. One of the biggest influence Jimi Hendrix, along with rock star guitarists such as Santana, Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page, Johnny Winter occupied most of his time after he left the classical guitar class.
Loba afterwards was introduced to the music of Kenny Burrell( the first jazz guitarist he studied) then came the music of George Benson, Wes Montgomery, John McLaughlin, Al Dimeola, Earl Klugh, Herbie Hancock,Weather Report, Return to Forever, who were some of the most talked about musicians at that time
He also studied African traditional guitar from Cote D’Ivoire including Highlife and Soukous guitar from the Congo.
"Thanks Mike. I have to prove to myself that I can play the material as written but once I've done that I start to allow myself some leeway to have fun and drop in my own bits. There's not too much space to do that in SK's version of…"
Randy Wood Guitars has added the ability to live stream their weekend shows from the Pickin' Parlor. Friday night at 8pm he will have have Town Mountain streaming for FREE. Great young band out of Asheville and a great music venue, if he gets enough viewers watching he will keep these streams going every weekend. Link below if you want to check it out. http://new.livestream.com/saltymoss/townmountainSee More