Hank Garland Was King Of Nashville Session Men
Place a guitar in the hands of legendary Hank "Sugarfoot" Garland and he's quickly plucking strings, playing along with a black and white television image of himself from four decades ago on "Hometown U.S.A." Ask him about the mythic figures he's...
For many of us guitarists, especially if you started in the 60s Hank Garland was a huge influence on me especially. I recently found an article that was written just prior to his death and the hazards of working in the music industry.
If yall haven't already I would suggest a viewing of the...
From the Jacksonville Times -
THERE WAS MAGIC IN HIS MUSIC
By The Times-Union
Elvis Presley and his studio band had run through Little Sister twice, but it was not going well. Something was off. Something was missing.
Elvis stopped the recording and looked over at his guitar...
Streaming live, the ceremony will begin at 10:oo AM EST. enclosed is the link.
Les will be honored with a 500 square foot memorial, along with a bio of his life and works.
RIP, Les, We all miss you.
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Most of the younger folks won't recall who he was, but during the 50's and up until '61 he was the hottest session guitarist in Nashville.
In '61 he was in a car crash outside of Nashville and was thrown from his station wagon, spent months in a coma and when he woke up had lost most of his...
Obvious fake and even has the stickers on the control cavity. Check out the link. I always thought Gbase was reputable, but I guess they don't check their listings.
2010 Gibson Les Paul Slash Appetite for Destruc Amber > Guitars : Electric Solid Body - Railroad Bazaar | Gbase.com
The years have passed quickly, but the pain remains. Whether you liked him or not there is no denying the impact he and the Beatles had on the World. He accomplished more in the 7 years they were together than most do in their lifetimes. Touched billions of hearts and is still mourned today. RIP...
I went to my ES 335 last night and have a problem with the neck pup. When I switch to it there is static. I've cleaned the pots with cleaner and pulled the 3 way switch to check for loose, cold solder joints but they seem fine. I reflowed them just to be sure. I can almost eleiminate the static...
I've heard it was given to George after Clapton played on "While my guitar gently weeps" but what's the story before that? I also heard it was restored prior to Clapton obtaining it, any help is appreciated.
This one peeked my curiosity anyone ever seen one before?
Gibson Custom 58' Les Paul Reissue Painted F-Holes - eBay (item 270423206094 end time Jul-18-09 18:21:13 PDT)
The pups look bad, there's just something wrong with this, IMO
Anyone ever see a Supreme with out the split block inlays?
I sent the poster an email asking about this, but have yet to receive a reply.
Gibson Les Paul Supreme Flamed Maple Autumn Burst - eBay (item 160342141824 end time Jun-21-09 17:11:10 PDT)