Remembering Randy Rhoads

It was 32 years ago today heavy metal music lost one of it’s greatest guitar heroes, Randy Rhoads. I remember seeing it on the news.  I didn't yet comprehend that he was the guitar player on Ozzy's Blizzard of Ozz record that was extremely popular at my little elementary school. It wouldn't dawn on me [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:52:38-06:00March 19th, 2014|Categories: Guitar, Hero, Music|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Happy 40th Birthday Stairway to Heaven

It was 40 years ago today that Led Zeppelin dropped their 4th and untitled album on the public. IV was Led Zeppelin's biggest album, selling over 32 million units since its release. It is the third biggest selling album ever in the USA behind Eagles' Their Greatest Hits and Michael Jackson's Thriller. The album contained [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:52:51-06:00November 8th, 2011|Categories: Guitar, Music|Tags: |0 Comments

Happy Birthday Les Paul

Today is the birthday of one of my heroes, Les Paul.   Les Paul was an American jazz and country guitarist, songwriter and inventor.  He was a pioneer in the development of the sold-body electric guitar (See my Les Paul) which is the backbone to the sound of rock and roll. Paul is also credited with [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:52:56-06:00June 9th, 2011|Categories: Guitar, Hero, Music|Tags: , , |1 Comment

How to Find a Guitar Teacher

There comes a time in every guitar players life that they want to learn more. In my case I wanted to learn more than just strumming. I figured I needed a good instructor.  I was lucky and a friend of mine suggested a really good local guitar instructor, Jon Dansie of Starchild Music Productions in [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:53:08-06:00March 13th, 2010|Categories: Guitar|Tags: , , , , |7 Comments

Duesenberg Guitars Are HOT!

When my money tree grows up or when my ship comes in I will purchase my self a Duesenberg Guitar.  These guitars are gorgeous.  Duesenberg Guitars have a unique stand out look.  They are a high quality guitar at a reasonable price for a professional instrument. I recently got to play a  Duesenberg DDC [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:53:30-06:00November 18th, 2008|Categories: Guitar, Hobbies, Music|Tags: , , , |4 Comments