For those of you that are pianists and appreciate the art thereof, we lost one of the greatest Jazz pianists ever, Harold Mabern. (:
With Wes in Belgium 1965:
Here he is on playing with Wes:
R.I.P. Harold and thank you for the great music!
Just received this e-mail from Roger Fisher's (a founding member of the band Heart) website the other day. The most beautiful double-neck (IMHO) is for sale:
Rog’s Masterpiece - Vintage Doubleneck Guitar
In 1972, I was living in Vancouver, BC with the world-class luthier, Ed Myronyk.
I just saw this in a Guitar Player e-mail update that I get:
Peter Frampton Announces Farewell Tour
The legendary guitarist's final outing will feature support from Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Evening.
I've wanted one of these for years and I finally found one that I couldn't resist, so I just had to buy it! The seller is a GREAT guy and these are the pictures he took (apologies that I'm posting so many, but if it's any consolation, I'm not posting them all :
Steve Miller Reveals Plans for Joint Live Album With Tourmate Peter Frampton
6/15/2018 by Gary Graff
Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
I did a search, albeit not exhaustive and I didn't find a Thread in the same vein (no doubt someone will), so I thought I'd start one on the subject. Should someone find one, a thousand pardons.
I don't profess to play or understand jazz guitar, nor that I will ever be able to play it or...
I think it might be? With all due respect for those that came after the 1970s, there haven't been, save but a handful of players, who have carried the torch in other genres. I think it's been a result of the direction of music in general? I know that blues and jazz are so intertwined...
Mr. Bobby Cochran during his tenure with Steppenwolf:
Some great playin' and some equally great tone:
I remember watching these shows on TV. I can't remember which one it was, but they did a version of "The Pusher" where his playing just blew me away! Wish I could find it...
Epiphone presents the Ltd. Ed. Peter Frampton "1964" Texan, designed with guitar legend Peter Frampton. Featuring a Solid Spruce top with a rare Faded Vintageburst finish. http://www.epiphone.com
From Guitar Player:
Spinal Tap Reunite to Sue Record Label for $400 Million
BY Christopher Scapelliti
February 9, 2017
PHOTO: Getty Images
Don't necessarily have to be an LP, so having typed that...
Some ES-355 magic!:
Some ES-345 magic!: