Monthly Archives: March 2006

Floyd Rose Model One

With his 1977 introduction of the Floyd Rose Locking Tremolo, Floyd Rose, the man, revolutionized the guitar tremolo and added a new dimension to...

Jazz Pharaohs – Old Man Time

The Jazz Pharaohs jokingly refer to themselves as "Austin's Best Wedding Band" - and they may well have fans crashing wedding parties just for...

Barry Melton

One of the most indelible images from "Woodstock," the documentary of the legendary 1969 rock festival, is that of Country Joe & the Fish...

Jay Geils, Duke Robillard, Gerry Beaudoin – New Guitar Summit

The great stuff continues to flow from Duke Robillard. The man makes great solo records, produces records, and makes special appearances, always adding great...

1988 Guild Liberator Elite

Every once in awhile you find a guitar that's almost too beautiful to play. It's just enough to sit there and admire it,...

Steve Smith – Hard Road

Not all great pickers and songwriters live in Nashville, L.A., or New York. Some reside in far off places such as Las Cruses, New...

Gurf Morlix – Cut ‘N Shoot

Is Gurf his real name? I don't know. What I do know is he's produced excellent records in the past few years...

Faces – Five Guys Walk Into A Bar…

I ran into a guitarist and fellow Faces fan recently and mentioned the new boxed set, and he marveled, "Isn't Woody amazing on there?"...

Guild Liberator Elite

Every once in awhile you find a guitar that's almost too beautiful to play. It's just enough to sit there and admire it,...

Scotty Anderson – Classic Scotty

Alright, here's the deal. I haven't played in a band for about three years. It became a deal of the "day job"...
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