• Big show in Nashville tonight

    This morning I'm on my way to Nashville for the concert DVD shoot I told you about a while back. This show features Josh Williams, Chris Eldridge, and Andy Falco. A few special guests are going to help the guys

  • New acoustic bass guitar from Parker

    Parker Guitars has introduced their first acoustic/electric bass guitar, unveiled this week at the Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, CA. Parker has been known primarily for building electric guitars and basses for rock musicians, but have more recently developed instruments

  • Larry Keel in Guitar Player

    UPDATED 4:15 p.m. and re-written for bonehead error - see bottom of post. The February 2007 issue of Guitar Player Magazine includes a feature on flatpicker Larry Keel. This is the current issue, now available in stores. Larry has skirted the

  • 3rd Annual St. Louis Flatpick in March

    Bull and Tammy Harman will again be hosting their weekend guitar and banjo workshop in 2007. St. Louis Flatpick will be held March 9-11, 2007 at Crowne Plaza Airport Hotel in St. Louis, MO. There will be two days of guitar

  • Tony Rice book expected in ’07

    A reader posted a question a few weeks back on The B, asking about the publication date for the Tony Rice biography currently being compiled by Tim Stafford and Caroline Wright. Our readers surely know Tim as a member of Blue

  • 1942 Martin D45 = $250K

    Those who keep an eye on the values of older fretted stringed instruments have watched the prices steadily climb of late when these rare specimens are offered for sale. Especially the Gibson banjos from the 1930s, Gibson mandolins from the