The usual suspects: Josh Williams, Tyler Grant, Cody Kilby, Bryan Sutton, Tim Stafford, Tony Rice, Doc Watson, Jack Lawrence, Norman Blake, Robert Bolin, et al. (Oh, and George Shuffler, James Alan Shelton, et al.)... OK, everybody.
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
You can have favorites?
Martin Dreadnoughts (28, 41, 45, the older the better), Bourgeois, Bob Thompson, my Terry Kennedy hand-built archtop.
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I started trying to play bluegrass music about forty-five years back and I'm still at it. I also mess around with some blues and thumbpicking things. I'm now unemployed (retired) and playing a lot more music.
Sharp eye for detail! If I'd been a little more adept at photoshop, I'd have made everything but the tortex pick be grey-tone so it would have been more obvious why I took the photo in the first place.
The pick works perfectly to keep that slide in place.
"Just added the Taylor K22e to my collection. Physically, it is the most beautiful guitar that I have ever seen. The lovely KOA and maple combinations are literally breathtaking. The KOA and boxwood ocean vine inlay on the fret board is striking, as…"
"Where does the time go? I've come to accept the physical limitations which come with age, but mine are of a degree which interfere with my ability to play for more than a couple of hours per day. It's disheartening, but I simply do the…"
"I hear you, buddy. I will hit the big 70 in January! YikesI But nothing, and I mean absolutely nothing, will keep me from several hours a day on my guitar, banjo, and fiddle. I figure, now that I am retired, every day is Saturday! You are one…"
The Wilmington Winter Bluegrass Festival is presented March 13-15, 2009 at the Holiday Inn Select in Claymont, DE. by Wilmington Wintergrass, Inc., as we proudly present our 2nd annual all-indoor festival.Featuring 2 stages, workshops, jamsSee More