Monthly Archives: October 2005

Electric Kool-Aid Amp Test: Day 1

I’m gonna build an amp. Not content to leave my fate up to highway traffic, rockfall, or old age, I’ve decided to go where no spacey musician belongs—into a box of wires, jacks, knobs, caps, tubes, pots, screws, nuts, transistors, … Continue reading

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New Chord Charts Available

Hi Everyone, Here are some new chord charts, and also some revisions to previously posted songs. Nuclear – Ryan Adams The Weight – The Band Golden Age – Beck Hurt – performed by Johnny Cash Riverwide – Sheryl Crow Marching … Continue reading

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The Speed of Sound

Last night I had an epiphany. I was at the Paramount Theater in Seattle, to see Gillian Welch and David Rawlings play their gorgeous mournful music. It was an incredible show. I knew Gillian Welch was a great singer and … Continue reading

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Rock Star for a Day

Let’s be frank. How many of us, given the choice, would really want to be rock stars? Sure, having people hock your nosehair on Ebay at $200 a strand might be fun for a while, but let Keith Richards’ face … Continue reading

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New Chord Charts

I’ve transcribed 22 new songs for my students in the past few months, and just uploaded them to my website a few days ago. Have at ‘em! To see all 285 songs I have available, click here. Girl – Beck … Continue reading

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