For more than 40 years, friends and business partners Billy Fels and Doug Montgomery have kept everyone from Springsteen to Buffett strumming away. These guitar guys share their secrets, including how they managed to, against all odds, become grey haired guys still in the rock and roll business!
Music historians say “Black Beauty,” the first Les Paul guitar, is the instrument that gave birth to rock and roll. Now, it’s hitting the auction block.
It’s never too late to pursue your passions. Take Grandma Mary for example. At 77, she is a global Internet sensation, all because her guitar dreams never died.
You may not know his name, but you know one of his signature guitar riffs. Guitarist Ricky Byrd, who helped define the sound of Joan Jett and the Blackhearts and has played alongside all the greats, is trying something different — his own music.
He’s one of the greatest guitar players ever, yet you’ve probably never even heard his name. Find out why you SHOULD know the name Pat Travers, and wait until you hear his story about nearly making off with Jim Hendrix’s guitar — mid-concert!
It may be music to your ears but it’s actually fuel for your brain. Many studies concur — one of the best ways to exercise your brain is by learning to play a musical instrument.
He’s one of the greatest guitarists in the music business, playing with everyone from KISS to Meat Loaf to Michael Bolton, and he’s grateful for every opportunity he’s had to leave his mark on rock.
With apologies to Elvis, John Charles is King of the Cruise ships! One of the world’s top corporate entertainers, John is a man in demand who can entertain any crowd with his guitar, his voice and his quick wit.
The sounds of the past have never been more sweet! They work magic at Lyrical Lumber, returning the voice to the neglected instruments of yesterday.
Listen closely when watching some of your favorite movies and you might just hear the work of Tim May — Los Angeles’ premier studio guitarist. And he’s even worked with some of the best in the music business.