Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Who doesn’t love a good ukulele tune? I try not to spend too much time sitting in front of YouTube, but those videos of Jake Shimabukuro are really amazing, particularly to a guy who can’t barely play two bars on the ukulele without nearly dropping it...
Buying used from Guitar Center

Buying used from Guitar Center

“Open Box” is one of my favorite phrases. I love buying open box, refurbished, or used, at least when it’s something that doesn’t depreciate too quickly. Over the years I’ve had pretty good luck with used stuff, and I love not paying so...
Custom Carvin / Kiesel Guitar

Custom Carvin / Kiesel Guitar

Warning: This blog post is completely self-indulgent. When I write a blog post, I try to think about the reader and what they might be interested in. While this might be interesting to someone thinking of doing something similar, I openly admit it’s pretty much...

Plea for Attention

I was going to title this post, “Shameless Plea for Attention”, but I would be lying if I said it was shameless. There is something unseemly about asking for “likes” and “follows”. Really, if you have to ask… The fact, though, is...