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It's Just Three Chords Sep 01, 2019
On the surface, the blues seems simple – hey, it's just three chords! – as do other blues-based songs that may not be literally 12 bars...
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Blues Chord Substitutions Workshop – Preview Webinar Today Aug 29, 2019
Just a reminder that I am doing an hour-long webinar at 1PM CST today on ZOOM to preview some material from my upcoming six-week Blues Chord...
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Confidentialistas! Aug 28, 2019
I'm pleased to report that last week's test of the Zoom platform was a raging success, at least according to the dozen brave Confidentialistas who...
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I Can Explain Aug 22, 2019
Back in July, I mentioned that I was putting the finishing touches on a new membership program, and would be rolling it out in just a few more...
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Light Verse In August Aug 15, 2019
The pines are tall, the spruce are blue
there isn’t a whole lot to do
the mansions look baronial,
the vibe, mostly colonial

the weather may be...
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Itinerant Chaos Theory Aug 08, 2019
I went down to the Travis County Appraisal Board this morning, to conduct a formal protest of my property tax assessment. It was about as much fun...
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Experimental Music Aug 01, 2019
To the extent that I have a reputation for anything amongst my musician friends, it's for practicing as little as possible. What began as a matter...
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Jerry, Chet and Merle fingerstyle travis picking Jul 18, 2019

I met John Knowles, C.G.P., when I was maybe 23 years old, so we've known each other a long time. For the past ten years, he's been telling me to...

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