Grazi for the invite! You need to be more choosy about whom you extend invitations to, though. When people see that I am your friend you will become an instant pariah. Of course, that's probably better than becoming a piranha!
It may be the perfect job, however I am an imperfect man and the resulting dissonance makes for a life fraught with gloom, despair, and agony on me; deep dark depression, excessive misery. If you want to hear more just call me at…"
"Most people would claim I don't actually do any work, anywhere, but I show up at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth on pretty much a daily basis. I sit in a teensy tiny cube right on a noisy aisle, so today I coped by listening to Bryan…"
Doc Watson, Brad Davis,Tommy Emmanuel, Gary Cook, Jack Lawrence, Sandy Rothman, Steve Pottier, Brad Paisley, Tony Rice
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Flop Eared Mule as performed by Pottier & Rothman
Birdland Breakdown as performed by Tony Rice
Tall Fiddler as performed by Tommy Emmanuel
Lady Be Good as performed by Doc Watson
Fisher's Hornpipe as performed by Doc Watson
Spaghetti Western Swing as performed by Brad Paisley
Those I will someday obtain when my kids are out of college?
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
Mike, welcome to the site. I play a Merrill and live in Richmond Tx. I too love Flop Eared by Pottier and Rothman. Spent a week with pottier at Camp Bluegrass about 5 years ago. What kind of engineer are you? Jerry
"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