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Connor Millican and Corey Pain have launched "The Old Guitar," a video project that pairs some of America's best young singer/songwriters with a 1960s Kay acoustic.
Video. News. Folk.
The song's first official video will be an interactive experience.
Video. News. Folk. Rock.
The documentary will be featured as part of the 2013 PBS Arts Fall Festival.
News. Bluegrass. Blues. Country. Flatpicking. Folk.
Singer, guitarist, and actor Seu Jorge has singed on to play Pele's father in a forthcoming film about the soccer legend's life.
Video. Songs. Folk.
Dom Flemons, a founding member of Carolina Chocolate Drops, plans to depart the band at the end of their December tour.
News. Blues. Folk.
The second annual benefit will feature Chad Smith, Cap'n Kirk Douglas, Amy Helm, and more.
News. Folk. Rock.
On December 10, Neil Young will release Live at the Cellar Door, a compilation of solo acoustic recordings from solo concerts in Washington DC in 1970.
Rudi Schmidt of the Melodic plays his charango and talks about the instrument's versatility and history.
Video. News. Fingerstyle. Folk.
Inspired by the countless hours they've spent logging miles while touring the world, the Devil Makes Three's new album, I'm a Stranger Here, is itself about to hit the road.
Learn to play the instantly recognizable song, “This Little Light of Mine” with the help of this excerpt from Traditional Songs for Beginning Guitar.
Songs. Folk. Beginner.
This tune from Fiddle Tunes and Folk Songs can be played with a measured tempo, as a slow march, or, with a less-regular beat.
Video. Songs. Flatpicking. Folk. Intermediate.
This arrangement of “The Lassie Who had the Land” was inspired by an unforgettable performance by Bridget Tunney – a singer from the North West of Ireland.
Video. Songs. Folk. Intermediate.
Learn to play this driving fiddle tune with the help of this video excerpt from Fiddle Tunes and Folk Songs: Complete Edition.
Video. Songs. Bluegrass. Flatpicking. Folk. Advanced. Intermediate.
This excerpt from Traditional Songs with Jody Stecher shows you how to play in the key of F.
Video. Songs. Folk. Early Intermediate. Intermediate.
This eight-bar excerpt comes from Roots and Blues Mandolin and is played mostly with double-stops on low and high string pairs in closed positions.
Audio. Songs. Blues. Flatpicking. Folk. Intermediate.
In this excerpt from Arranging Folk and Blues Songs, “Duncan and Brady” is arranged in a minor key to emphasize the macabre aspect of this murder story.
Video. Songs. Blues. Fingerstyle. Folk. Intermediate.
Today’s excerpt from Gospel Songs for Fingerstyle Guitar invites you to play a classic hymn of praise that has a beautifully sweet melody.
Video. Songs. Fingerstyle. Folk. Advanced. Intermediate.
Learn about the origins of "Down in the Willow Garden" and get playing tips in today’s excerpt from Traditional Songs with Jody Stecher.
Video. Songs. Flatpicking. Folk. Early Intermediate.
Play “Go Tell It On the Mountain,” arranged here as an alternating-thumb piece with a bluesy feel.
Video. Songs. Fingerstyle. Folk. Intermediate.
Play through the first nine bars of this flatpicker’s favorite with today’s excerpt from Fiddle Tune Essentials.
Video. Songs. Bluegrass. Flatpicking. Folk. Early Intermediate. Intermediate.
Tampa Red is perhaps the most influential slide guitarist in the history of the blues. Today’s excerpt is based on his 1934 recording of “Things About Comin’ My Way.”
Audio. Songs. Blues. Fingerstyle. Folk. Early Intermediate. Intermediate.
Today’s excerpt is in the key of A minor. You can use a capo to find a key that works for you when singing along.
Video. . Blues. Fingerstyle. Folk. Intermediate.
Today’s excerpt from Traditional Songs with Jody Stecher invites you to play the first eight measures of “I Had But 50 Cents.”
Video. Songs. Folk. Intermediate.
Dan Crary described “Forked Deer” as “one of the great, majestic fiddle tunes.” Play through the first eight measures in today’s excerpt from Fiddle Tune Essentials.
Video. Songs. Flatpicking. Folk. Advanced. Intermediate.
A root bass note and a first-position chord are the two essential elements of Carter-style guitar playing. Practice both with the examples in today’s excerpt from Carter-Style Guitar Basics.
Video. Lessons. Country. Folk. Beginner.