Tag archive for ‘Blues’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Interview: Patrick Sweany – Ancient Wisdom

Patrick Sweany has spent two decades bringing roots music to modern audiences. Now, as he shares his seventh studio album, Ancient Noise, with the world, we chat to the guitarist about his ‘secret life’ as blues More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, August 20th, 2018

Essential Blues Guitar Lessons Pt 2: The Shuffle

In the second part of our exclusive new tuition series, MGR Music tutor Leigh Fuge adds some rhythm to the 12-bar blues format that we learned last time…  In part one of the series we looked at the form of a More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Essential Blues Guitar Lessons Pt 1: The 12-Bar Blues

In this first lesson in our exclusive new tuition series, MGR Music tutor Leigh Fuge explains the classic 12-bar blues and shows you how you can take three chords and get your blues playing kick started… If you’re More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Interview: The Temperance Movement – Roots Manoeuvres

Losing two founding members could prove a fatal wound for lesser bands, but The Temperance Movement have come back stronger than ever. Thea de Gallier talks to guitarists Paul Sayer and Matt White and bassist Nick More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Interview: Joanne Shaw Taylor – Lone Wolf Blues

With her trusty, if minimal, guitar collection at her side and the seal of approval from Joe Bonamassa and Glenn Hughes, Joanne Shaw Taylor tells Thea de Gallier how she’s forging ahead on her own terms. Just More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Interview: Elvin Bishop – Bishop Of Blues

He’s spent more than 50 years in the music business and was an important cornerstone of the blues scene that emerged from 1960s Chicago. G&B meets Elvin Bishop to talk guitar. Story Bob Hewitt | Photography More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Interview: Eric Gales

Endorsed by Carlos Santana at the age of 15, Eric Gales is an exceptional guitarist. With a rocky period in his personal life behind him, new album Middle Of The Road looks set to catapult Gales into the mainstream. More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, September 30th, 2016

The Money Shot: Mule Resophonic Single Cone Resonator

Mule Resophonic instruments are hand-built by former Huss & Dalton luthier Matt Eich in Saginaw, Michigan. His beautiful, 1930s-inspired creations are achingly cool, and this Single Cone Resonator is no exception.     A More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Joe Bonamassa’s Blues Of Desperation Guitars Up Close

G&B visits blues-rock star Joe Bonamassa at his California home to see the guitars that made his 12th studio solo album, Blues Of Desperation, take flight… Story Chris Vinnicombe | Photography Eleanor Jane Practice, More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, April 29th, 2016

Interview: JD Simo

Tipped as the next big thing in contemporary blues-rock, JD Simo talks to Guitar & Bass about recording his latest album, learning from Bonamassa and the guitar that changed his life… JD Simo is the kind More...