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June 2009 Blog Posts (7)

Jason Hicks give me a hollar

Hey jason e-mail me I'd like to know how you are doing and whats shakin in your world........ glsbluegrass@gmail.com

Added by Gary L Shipley on June 30, 2009 at 10:07am — No Comments

Americana 2010

Finally recovered from American 09, what a great weeknd of music and fun !

Thanks to all who came and supported great guitar music in the midwest. If its not the finest weeknd of Flatpicklin , its rite up there .

I have been hard at work, trying to bring the best of the best to The Bend next year, and I thought I would post about the tentative lineup as of now.



Roy Curry, 2x Winfield Flatpicking Champ is on board, as is fellow 2x winner Robert Shafer, who will be doing a… Continue

Added by Bill Startz on June 24, 2009 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

Me and my ca guitar

Well it became my guitar when i began playing the guitar/flatpicking and i love blue grass festivls and i love fender stratocasters.

Added by Spencer Moore on June 22, 2009 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Father's Day weekend in CA...

Just heading back home from a weekend in CA. Father's Day Fest in Grass Valley (missed Dan Miller -he was in VA), and Huck Finn Jubilee in Victorville. Disappointed that the Roy Rogers Museum has been moved from Victorville to Branson, MO. Happy to have seen Paige Anderson (hope you're feeling better Paige), heard Molly Tuttle and the Tuttle band, and visited with my buddy Mike Wilhoyte, always a good time. Also good to hear the Grascals and nice to hear Sawmill Road and Blue and… Continue

Added by Jim Hurst on June 21, 2009 at 3:47pm — No Comments

Schizo guitarist trying to focus

I love the guitar and have been playing now for 30 years (off and on), but my biggest struggle has always been trying to focus on a style for any length of time. I love fingerstyle the most, but I also love acoustic flatpicking, jazz/swing, rockabilly, blues, heavy metal, etc. Given the limited time to practice, with 14 hour work days and commute, I guess I feel like I'm just scratching the surface with each style, although I try to focus practice time as much as possible. Thankfully, there is… Continue

Added by virginiapicker on June 19, 2009 at 6:52pm — No Comments

Using a Metronome

Hello to all.

How do you use a Metronome. I understand this is a very good tool for timing, I have 2 Metronomes, I turn them on and they go tick tock tick tock etc. I understand their importance. All kidding aside. What would be a good set-up for practice.

Added by Howard Vanover on June 19, 2009 at 10:27am — 4 Comments

Acoustic Night 9 - Genova, Italy (produced by Beppe Gambetta) with Beppe Gambetta, Mike Marshall, Marco Pereira, Marco Fadda, Riccardo Barbera



ACOUSTIC NIGHT 9

Review by Damiano Verda



Ninth edition for Beppe Gambetta Acoustic Night who closes one more time the season at the Teatro della Corte in Genova, Italy.

The title chosen by Gambetta for this year show “Rendez-vous” alias “meeting” seems to be really proper.

A meeting for the audience with high quality music, with fantastic performers, with sounds going with lightness and imagination from Brazilian… Continue

Added by Beppe Gambetta on June 1, 2009 at 6:58am — No Comments

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