"The version of the Blake song, "Last Train to Poor Valley" on this album is made by Tony Rice's high harmony. If you compare it to Norman Blake singing it solo I find the chorus a little flat. Seldom Scene do a nice version of it also"
my Dad, clarence white,tony and wyatt rice,dan crary, doc watson,david grier,jeff autry, bryan sutton,john carlini,george benson,pat methany,joe pass, django reinhardt....and the list goes on!!!
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
beaumont rag, fishers hornpipe,new camptown races,crazy creek,done gone,pretty little indian,stoney creek,old grey coat,and everything else in the bluegrass and new acoustic genres.
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
From southern ohio,I have always played or been involved in music,as far back as I can remember. My dad always played in the evenings at home.He would play old carter family songs and a lot of doc and clarence stuff. My current guitar is a Brazillian Rosewood Sams Guitar and I love it!
"I have a left handed Blue Chip TAD 3R 40 pick and I find it a great pick to use, no scraping and quick on the strings. The only problem is that the tone is quite bass-y which is great for lead picking or Mandolin but not so good for rhythm…"
Featuring Thomas Wakefield & Gypsy Roots with special guest! Celebrate the creative influence of legendary Gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt on today’s music! This popular concert event features live music performances by the genre’s leading artists, including local favorite award-winning guitarist Thomas Wakefield & Gypsy Roots with a very special guest to be announced! Plus, meet the headliners and sharpen your skills with an exclusive hands-on guitar workshop! For more workshop…See More
Howdy. I'm a guitar maker and I got an inquiry from one Tim Allred on my contact form that I use on my website to try to cut down on spam. Unfortunately he didn't give a phone number and he gave an email address that will accept messages only from addresses that are on his list--which obviously mine is not. So my messages have all been returned to me. There are many Tim Allreds around. I noticed that this site has a member by that name, who is clearly interested in guitars, so I though…See More