Recently our friends were visiting us for the weekend. They mentioned their son Andrew Van Vlear won a guitar in a contest. Since I am a big fan of their son’s musicianship — he specializes in piano and guitar but also tends to enjoy including the “other” instruments, banjo and accordion (of course). Here’s the story about a…
The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Greenfield Guitars… such beauty… http://www.greenfieldguitars.com/ you gotta see the second half of this thing! amazing.
This is a tribute video from youtube of some a series of great interviews by Anthony Bourdain in his series called Raw Craft, where he explores the lives of people who engage with their craft in the most direct way… RIP watch the whole Raw Craft series here.
“A Case Of You” COVER – by Emil and Zandra Ernebro This is one of my new favorite guitarist and his wife doing one of my favorite songs. He plays with such style and soul. I also enjoy the way they look at each other. With such pure love.
I just found this video of a 19 yr. old Alexandr Misko who plays fingerstyle versions of songs you may know. This is so cool to see, especially how this video is art directed to look as if it’s at a random pub with no one paying any particular attention to him.
Air Guitar World Championships – August 23-25, Finland, 2018 The above-linked documentary was inspirational not only for the way you get immersed into a sub-culture but it demonstrates the power of what a collection of people with a singular vision can accomplish. There is a beauty in acting upon what inspires you. Does it…