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Re: Slack Key Waltz (reply)
FRan... beautiful as always.
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ThemisSal

05/22/16 11:41 PM
Beautiful - Gordon Lightfoot cover on my J50 (topic)
Hi guys. I wanted to lay this down for my bride ... our 26th is coming up. This is in my opinion one of the finest love songs ever written and recorded. I wish I could write like this.Anyways, easy chords, capo 2... and away we go.
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ThemisSal

05/22/16 11:37 PM
Re: An adventure in open G (reply)
nice, thanks
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RTA48

05/22/16 11:01 PM
Re: Slack Key Waltz (reply)
Remarkable camera angles, from different cameras, that make it seem as though this were different takes; but the audio is unbroken, and matches the fingering. Brilliant! And a lovely tune, played beautifully.
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Mac Mechanic

05/22/16 8:06 PM
An adventure in open G (topic)
It's been a while since I posted, but I've finally got round to doing a video version of one the songs I most enjoy playing life. A story of banger racing ( demolition derby in the US, I think), rodders and wreckers - played in open G....
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TrevorClawson

05/18/16 4:52 PM
Re: Slack Key Waltz (reply)
Right, open G. Thanks, guys, glad you enjoyed it. Needless to say I'm enjoying hanging here, playing slack key with local buddies and soaking up some Hawai`i. Fran
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fguidry

05/17/16 7:54 PM
Re: Slack Key Waltz (reply)
Very very nice, Fran.  You played that beautifully and I love the sound of your guitar.  The scenery ain't bad either.   Thanks for sharing.My guess, Frank is that this tune is in standard open G tuning, slack key calls this taro patch...
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RustyStill

05/17/16 4:06 PM
Re: Slack Key Waltz (reply)
Sounds beautiful, Fran - dropped D?
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fichtmueller

05/16/16 9:36 PM
Slack Key Waltz (topic)
We've been spending lots of time in Kailua, O`ahu for the past few years and my sweetheart has spent a lot of time and energy finding places for us  to stay that meet our budget needs. Her latest is a lovely home on the shore of Ka...
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fguidry

05/16/16 7:00 PM
Fresh Fish (topic)
Frantic, 2-track original jam on a Martin D12-28 and an M3M.Fresh Fish
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JohnH VA

05/12/16 4:48 PM
new recording: Contentment Rag (topic)
Hi guys,here's my latest tune, Joseph Lamb's Contentment Rag.  A classic ragtime piece from 1915, it was supposedly inspired by the happy marriage of Lamb's publisher.  I recorded it on my new Gibson 1928 L-1 Blues Tribute guitar.  From...
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JDoug

05/11/16 3:48 AM
Goodnight (topic)
Acoustic cover of Goodnight by the Beatles.Martin M3MGoodnight
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JohnH VA

05/10/16 9:02 PM
Re: ragtimey flatpicking on the stoop (reply)
Sweet as sweet tea. RickRN
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RICKRN

05/10/16 9:56 AM
ragtimey flatpicking on the stoop (topic)
birds chirping along
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janepaints

05/09/16 8:09 PM
Re: Feeling of Beauty (reply)
Thanks Canuck! Yeah; I recorded the main vocal and guitar track on my ipad using the camera function (using an external Apogee MiC), then imported the video into garageband on my iMac. I recorded a second harmony vocal track (me), and...
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ThemisSal

05/09/16 12:27 PM
busking on mother's day (topic)
kate somerville on banjo...i played a goya g-10 guitar and fiddled
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janepaints

05/09/16 6:30 AM
Re: Feeling of Beauty (reply)
Very nice, great vocals. Did you do the harmonies yourself?
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canuck10

05/09/16 4:23 AM
Feeling of Beauty (topic)
Hey folks. This is played using my Gibson LG2, so forgive me for that -  I hope you like it nonetheless; it's a Tift Merritt cover
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ThemisSal

05/08/16 11:48 PM
Re: You'll Never Be Alone (Original) (reply)
Very, very well done. Great song, and you guys sound very good together. Give us some more. Blessings, Rb
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rbpicker

05/07/16 12:06 PM
Re: "Heart of Saturday Night" adventure into Drop D (reply)
Both of those were really nice renditions! I first heard that tune on Shaun Colvin's Cover Girl album I think...
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kego

05/06/16 6:38 PM

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