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February 2020?!?

Wow. We're already halfway through the second month of 2020?!? Amazing.

I figured it was time for an update. The #MondayMorningCoffee and Bob Wills Wednesdays have temporarily been set aside the last couple weeks as I've been working hard at…

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Visit Pagosa Springs, CO!

I had the great pleasure of performing at Motel SoCo in Pagosa Springs this past Sunday. What a fantastic place! Great cabin style rooms surrounded by the beautiful town and scenery of Pagosa Springs as well as great bar. The…

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Bob Wills Wednesday Ep.4 "San Antonio Rose"

This is a tough one for me for some reason. In rehearsal, it's great but when the video starts rolling I seem to lose a bit of my mojo :/ I think it's worthy of a share though as like…

#MondayMorningCoffee Ep. 3

An exercise in #melody, #harmony, avoiding the usual path/reimagining the song, and #guitar orchestration. I took the original recording from the title track of my Heartaches, Time Takes album and removed everything but the upright bass and drums. I replaced…

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Bob Wills Wednesday Ep.4 Preview "San Antonio Rose"

San Antonio Rose ? Something about this #song is a stumbling block. There are changes in the melodic cadence that I #feel and that includes some of the #bass beats. I seem to have it pretty well down how I…

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Redd Volkaert

My man! Ladies and gentlemen, Mr. Redd Volkaert. That's TWO Ds to you!

 

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The Bresh

In case you didn't know...

 

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Eldon Shamblin Pt. 2

Some say it's one of the very first if not THE first Stratocaster off the line....

 

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Eldon Shamblin

While Bob Wills probably doesn't get enough credit for shaping the sound of American music; even less known to the general public is Eldon Shamblin. His inventiveness in the art of rhythm guitar really was a major shift is how…