I read Eric T's comment on Don Helms saying he made a career out of knowing 10 songs. I missed the 'and variations' part. Erics' right: You can learn most styles with just knowing a few songs or…Continue
I've just started a new group for non pedal steel players. I live in an area where there are no steel players within 40 miles (At least none I've met.). I just wanted to start a group for those who…Continue
"Anyone interested in a double 8 Gibson console? Has 3 pedals on the upper neck that need work. I have been using it without the pedals as a lap steel. It's in Phoenix AZ and I'm asking $600. 602-992-4578"
"Here is a video of me playing my D8 console last night (2.7.13) in the Southgate House Revival Lounge, Newport, KY. This is the Andyman Hoplins Band and we are playing one of Andy's songs, I've Lost My Pajamas". This video was…"
" The numbers are just another way of describing the notes in a scale or chords in a progression: In the key of C, C would be the same as 1, D would bethe same as 2 and so on. If I wanted you to play C, F and G chords in a song, I…"
" The chord diagrams don't matter (They are for 6 string "Spanish" guitar tuning.). The theory was what I was pointing out. There is a numeric value for every note in a scale. There is also a corresponding chord type for each note…"
I am a full time musician (Semi Retired). My instruments are Guitar, Steel Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar, Piano, Organ and several others. I play all types of music: Standards, Jazz, Rock, Country, Western Swing, Hawaiian and just about anything else that pays the bills. I've been gigging for money for about 45 years.