Archive for March 31, 2017

Eric Clapton Stratocaster Analysis

If you are reading through this particular article, than I can venture a guess that you are looking to learn a little more about the impressive model of the Fender line known as the Eric Clapton Stratocaster Guitar. This particular instrument has many features that are exclusive to this model alone, and so the purpose…

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Laurie Larsons Aquila a Hidden Gem that Needs Discovery

I recently purchased Aquila at CD Baby after reading a press release about Laurie Larsons latest CD. The 10 song compilation may be one of my best purchases in the last two years. On the whole the album features the amazing vocal styling of an artist obviously influenced by the music of the 60s. Yet…

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Are Acoustic Guitars As Cool As Electric?

Finding out which kind of guitar you want to play can be quite a time consuming ordeal. You ask yourself, do I need to play the electric or the acoustic? The ideal one to begin with is most likely the acoustic and here is the actual reason why. In the first instance, you don’t have…

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The Story of The Blues – Origins of Blues Guitar

The blues is a variety of music that can be vocal, instrumental (blues guitar) or both. It utilizes the ‘blue’ notes which are established on a ‘minor pentatonic’ scale fairly often, otherwise recognised as the blues scale. Blues music was deducted from the African-American communities in the U.S. out of work songs, spiritual songs, field…

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