Thursday, November 29, 2012

Thursday Music News You Can Use

Celebrating Niihau at the 11th Princess Kaiulani Festival

Berks Jazz 2013 announces its lineup,0,6159085.story

An Ookelele attack in West Seattle?

R.I.P. to 50's singer Mickey "Guitar" Baker

Glen Campbell continues his Farewell Tour

Class Got Brass returns for a second year in NOLA

The Bayou Country Superfest announces its 2013 lineup

The Library of Congress releases some Beatles chats

Did George Harrison celebrate Indian culture, or exploit it?

And a singing frog hitches a ride on a Christmas Tree

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Saturday Music News You Can Use

Learn how to play guitar with You-Tab!

Chronicling some crazy stage dives

A new "best acoustic guitar player in the world" poll

Yet another great new band name-The Dillinger Escape Plan

New Orleans' music scene, thru the eyes of a Vermonter

Pullman Porter Blues

One of George Harrison's leather jackets goes on display in Liverpool

Time for the Baby Blues Showcase in St. Louis

A youtube tour of Governors Island

And Buddy Guy has a new live album coming out December 18th

Friday, November 23, 2012

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Happy Turkey Day!

No Music News You Can Use today...see y'all on Black Friday!

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Sunday Music News You Can Use

The Coda Jazz Fund turns 10
The Brubeck Brothers do Seattle

Which Rolling Stones era was best?

The Who do Beantown

Time for the Magazine Street Blues Fest in NOLA

The San Diego Dixieland Jazz Fest gets youthful

More on Olivia Harrison's razor wire fence

A rare 1967 John Lennon interview

A new Beatles Box

And a copy of the Decca audition tape of The Beatles goes on the block

Friday, November 16, 2012

T.G.I.F. Music News You Can Use

11 For The Price of 10 Today!

Happy #20 to the Kaua'i Slack Key Guitar Festival

While Keola Beamer will do a show on Mau'i this weekend as well

The Bakersfield College Jazz Ensemble travels the spaceways

NYU students are running an online Jazz publication

Yet another new Guitar App

Aerosmith is Back...

Recapping this year's Fringe Fest in NOLA

Legends in The Cloud

Digging in the past to fund the future

The Vinyl Vaudeville Show

And Sir Paul will gig at the upcoming Hurricane Sandy benefit

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Mid-November Music News You Can Use

Slack-Key: Hawai'i's musical gift to the world

Marcus Roberts will bring a new concerto to the 2013 Savannah Jazz Fest

More on Eddie Vedder's Ookelele Tour

The "other" Al Anderson sighted

Will Soundgarden get back together again?

The Gibson Guitars of Pete Townshend

The Steel Guitar Forum continues to grow

The world's first online guitar lesson from a moving vehicle!

A Satchmo Fest benefit in New Orleans

And remembering New Orleans drummer Bob French

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

Uncle Tom Moffatt Gabs about Elvis' 1972 shows at the HIC

On tour with Los and Neil Young

Polish Jazz blossoms in Chicago,0,7346831.column

A jazz workshop will be coming to Oxbridge Academy in 2013

Time for another Ookelele Festival in New Zealand

Fender has a new high tech guitar,2817,2412051,00.asp

A new Andy Summers film documentary

Time for the annual Tucson International Guitar Festival

More live music coming to New Orleans' Fair Grounds, home of JazzFest

And checking out this year's Bridgetown Blues Festival

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Sunday Music News You Can Use

Exploring the music of North Kohala

New music from Rosie Flores

Woodie defends the Stones' high ticket prices

A refuge for guitars and musicians

A list of the various festivals this weekend in New Orleans

Agatha Christie's lost radio plays brought back to life

J.J. Watt's "Jazz Hands"

Flamenco Fusion in Jamaica

Dylan does Chicago,0,817318.column

And big news from Two Old Hippies

Friday, November 9, 2012

Thursday, November 8, 2012

(On Time!) Thursday Music News You Can Use

Teaching the language of Jazz

Another update from the 2012 London Jazz Festival

Ookeleles for Poppies!

And Ookeleles in Portsmouth!

A new guitar exhibit in Nashville

Almost time for this year's Pedal Steel Convention in CT

Healing Beams to guitarist Henry McCullough (Wings) who is In Hospital after a heart attack

Checking out the new Blake Shelton signature guitar

Almost time for Fringe Fest 5 in New Orleans

And a look at the new National Steel Blues Emergency Tour

Hump Day Music You CAN Use!

Only took 24 hours to show up in my e-mailbox!

Uncle Tom Gabs about The Rascals reuniting

Starkey adds some new shows Down Under

Time again for Blues in Dunedin

If you like Bonnie Raitt...

Got Gumbo?

Boudin and Beer

A new project from Guitar Hero's co-creator

Bob Dylan to get a new guitar strap

A John Lennon letter to Clapton goes on the auction block,0,6157184.story

And Songs of Migration

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Hump Day Music You Can't Use, Part 2

Still having massive e-mail server issues. Hopefully I will get it up today!

Hump Day Music You Can't Use...

This morning's update is lost in cyberspace due to e-mail hassles. Hopefully I will have it up soon!

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Tuesday Music News You Can Use

Checking out a Nose Flute maker on the Valley Isle

Da Bearzzz to get Jiggy,0,1091133.column

When Jazz was king

Checking out this year's Wangaratta Festival Down Under

Eddie V brings his Ookelele to Phoenix

A musical benefit on the Garden Isle

10 tips for getting vintage guitar sounds

New music from Aerosmith

A festival of guitars in Ohio

And some new guitar pedals from Rowland