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"Me, Me...Me Again!" Jul 01, 2021

I try to be philosophical about the heat in Austin. Really, I do. I didn't move here for the weather, like some people I know. But I also don't...

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"Good Thing We Don't Have To Play In The Shade" Jun 25, 2021

The weather's hot
The seltzer's fizzy
Things have been
A little busy

Waiting for
A shred of breeze
I recommend
These two LPs:

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More About The Travis Picking Workshop Jun 18, 2021

If you're interested in tomorrow's workshop on Travis Picking The Blues and want to know more about what I'll be teaching, I've posted a short...

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Travis Picking The Blues – Last Call Jun 18, 2021

The countdown to tomorrow's ticking
Re: the blues and Travis picking
Click below for registration
Plus my on-screen demonstration
Of some voicings,...

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Nothing Fuzzy Jun 17, 2021

About six months into my weekly Monday night songwriters' meeting, our chief instigator and fearless leader instituted a sort of slow-motion...

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New Workshop: Travis Picking The Blues Jun 16, 2021

The alternating-thumb style, also known as Travis picking, presents some very specific challenges when it comes to improvising on the twelve-bar...

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Will It Work Two Hours From Now? Jun 10, 2021

This afternoon, I'll be streaming live on Youtube, talking about improvisation and answering your questions about playing fingerstyle guitar. I've...

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Seven Steps To Better Improvisation Jun 04, 2021

This afternoon, I'll be streaming live on Youtube, talking about improvisation and answering your questions about playing fingerstyle guitar. I've...

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