Thursday, January 31, 2013

Last Day of January Music News You Can Use

50 degrees at 9 AM! January in New Hampsha.

Reimagining Roxy Music as 20's jazz instrumentals?

A visit to Cirque Le Jazz

The Wellington Ookelele Orchestra returns to its second home

Meet the Voyage-Air traveling guitar


Healing beams to Jimmie Vaughan, who has suffered a heart attack

10 arguments for "SCTV",91753/

How U2's New Orleans shows almost never happened

Governors Island in search of yet another visionary

And R.I.P. to Saffire co-founder Ann Rabson, who we saw live here in NH in 2009 on their Farewell Tour

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Sunday Music News You Can Use

Once again, only a half a plate today

Christmas in January with NRBQ

A blinded Naval officer gets a custom Martin guitar,0,1987813.story

No statue for Hari on the Thames

Ringo tours New Zealand

And the "Hawaii Five-O" remake will feature some rare tracks by Jimi Hendrix

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Stormy Saturday Music News You Can Use

Hawaiian Music on the Saturday morning airwaves in Tucson

R.I.P. to Montreux Jazz Fest founder Claude Nobs, who died at age 76 after...a ski accident!

A happy ending to Dave Schneider's smashed guitar saga

R.I.P. to Elvis' longtime rhythm guitarist, John Wilkinson

And a new edition of Gibson's classic Flat-Top

Sorry, folks, but that's all for today.

Friday, January 11, 2013

"No Music News For You!"

FLU came back. And yes, it IS the flu.

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

Only a partial plate today, and mostly guitar news!

Uncle Tom Gabs about New Year's Eve on Mau'i

More on the sad saga of Dave Schneider's destroyed guitar

GTar now taking orders

A visit to the Southern Ohio Guitar Show

France's LAG to release a new guitar

And early Apple artist Brute Force will appear at an upcoming George Tribute in MA

Sorry, that's all for today, folks!

Monday, January 7, 2013

Monday Music News You Can Use

Full plate again today...

Steve Berlin Talks Story

New Orleans' Heritage School of Music is auditioning for new students

Guitar Techs: the unsung heroes of Rock 'n' Roll

2012's top-selling vinyl LP is...

Green Day reschedule their 2013 tour dates

R.I.P. to Reggae artist Lloyd Charmers

While Nightvision bassist Dean Hockings dies in a car accident

Kaua'i Loves Elvis

A new guitar from Gretsch

And how to buy your next guitar


Saturday, January 5, 2013

"No Music News For You!" Day 2

Friday, January 4, 2013

"No Music News For You!"


Thursday, January 3, 2013

Thursday Music News You Can Use

R.I.P. to the first musical death of the new year, Miss Patti Page. "The Singin' Rage" was also a NH resident (Bath).,0,1817484.story

And a belated R.I.P. to Mike Auldridge, who left us last week

Jazz Resolutions for a New Year,0,1730344.column

How deep does the history of jazz run in SF?

Another look at that new novel about Buddy Bolden

How the Grinch stole Guitar Christmas

Crafting guitars in a West Hartford basement,0,5030328.story

The most Badass guitar solo of all time

A new Mahogany guitar from Martin

And Here Comes the Son (Kenny G's, that is!)

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Hump Day Music News You Can Use

Uncle Tom Moffatt took this week off, but who cares? Only half a plate today. Music News You Can Use Drought continues.

No doubt Uncle Tom had something to do with this-a new Graceland exhibit explores Elvis' Hawai'i Connection,0,7464329.story

NRBQ heads to the Lone Star State

2 new guitar pedals from T-Rex

The latest Guitar Genius

And First Week 2013 music in New Orleans

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

01/01/13 Music News You Can Use

Happy New Year!

Move and Voice

A new novel about jazz great Buddy Bolden

Meet the Dancing Bohemian Ookelele Team!

The Mighty Might Bosstones roll on and on

A new beginner's guitar book

But first you need to know how to buy one

Led Zepp rides again

A happy ending to the missing banjolele in Alaska story

Remembering the guitar greats who left us in 2012

And some solo gems from Ringo Starr