Posts tagged "jazz"

Banjo vs. Ukulele: Pros and Cons

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I’ve always said that I’ll never end up with a tattoo because if there’s an extra $300, there will always be another drum to buy. And I tend to spend an inordinate amount of time planning these next instrument purchases – quite often three or four instruments into the future. Before my lovely Fender Strat... Read more »

Al DiMeola & Paco DeLucia - Mediterranean Sundance/Rio Ancho

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I heard about Al DiMeola from my doctor, of all people. And just look at this crazy jam. I wear shirts with guitars on them wherever I go and talk about music constantly.. because you never know who you’ll end up chatting with about what. It results in things like your Doc furiously scribbling jazz... Read more »

How do you answer the question: “What kind of music do you like?”

One thing I’ve found increasingly difficult to do is to give a new acquaintance a quick rundown of the kind of music I listen to. How do you gather up years of cranking stereos till your parents yell, mosh-pitting with thousands of jubilant kids, playing guitar alone in a dark room with a beer, paying... Read more »
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