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Remembering Stevie Ray Vaughan 25 years Later


Remembering Stevie Ray Vaughan


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Home Viewing: New Documentaries on Elliott Smith and Famed L.A. Studio Musicians, the Wrecking Crew


Watch a teaser of ‘Heaven Adores You,' a documentary about the life and death of Elliott Smith, and stream 'The Wrecking Crew' on Netflix


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Steep Canyon Rangers

Review: Steep Canyon Rangers Defy Expectation on 'Radio'


The Steep Canyon Rangers show their versatility across a variety of styles


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James Taylor Truck

James Taylor Reconnects with His Muse on 'Before This World'


 Singer-songwriter James Taylor talks about his first album or original songs in 13 years, the continuing lure of folk music, songwriting, and his favorite acoustic guitars


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International Bluegrass Music Award Nominations Announced


The Gibson Brothers to host, Steve Martin to receive distinguished achievement award


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Watch the Promo Video for Ellnora, the Guitar Festival, Featuring Valerie June, Sharon Isbin, and More


ELLNORA tickets go on sale Saturday, August 15 at 10 am


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Song Talking CPS-2

Watch Christopher Paul Stelling Perform and Ask Him Questions on Song Talking, Streaming Live on August 8


Join Acoustic Guitar editor at large Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers in conversation with rising folk star Christopher Paul Stelling


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Buffy Sainte-Marie, Don Henley, Gillian Welch, David Rawlings, Ricky Skaggs, and Los Lobos to be Honored by Americana Music Association


The Lifetime Achievement Award winners will perform at a ceremony at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, which will be aired on PBS.


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Warren Haynes Live

Southern-Rocker Warren Haynes Finds Inspiration In Appalachian and Celtic Folk On New Solo Album 'Ashes & Dust'


Gov’t Mule founder and Allman Brothers alumnus Warren Haynes hitches a ride with Railroad Earth on his new acoustic-driven solo album 


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ETSU Pride Band

Bluegrass University: Roots Music Meets Academia


A new generation of young pickers is heading to college to hone those down-home chops


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Huss and Dalton

Makers & Shakers: Huss & Dalton Guitar Co. Reflect on Two Decades Building Flattop Steel-String Guitars


 Huss and Dalton share a common aesthetic and production values in small-batch instruments


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Jason Isbell

Jason Isbell Finds Fresh Sonic Territories on 'Something More Than Free'


Jason Isbell continues his ascent toward the pantheon of roots-rock songwriters


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Indigo Girls Press

Indigo Girls: Tried & True


Emily Saliers—one half of the Indigo Girls—always returns to the guitar for songwriting


News. Folk. Rock. Songwriting.

Four New Martin Guitar Models Unveiled at 2015 Summer NAMM


Martin has released some beautiful new acoustics to coincide with summer NAMM


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DIY Kits Stew Mac

Everything You've Always Wanted to Know About DIY Guitar Kits


No matter what your level of ambition, there’s a kit to help you build your own acoustic guitar


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Yonder Mountain Band

Yonder Mountain String Band Takes a Giant Step Forward on New Album 'Black Sheep'


Revamped, revitalized Yonder Mountain String Band carries the flock forward


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Books Stanley Brothers

New Books: 'Music of the Stanley Brothers,' 'On Highway 61: Music, Race and the Evolution of Cultural Freedom,' 'John Prine: In Spite of Himself '


Recently reviewed: Acoustic Guitar looks at 3 new books that deserve space on your bookshelf or music stand.


News. Bluegrass. Blues. Folk.

Picks Lots

The Quest for Tone: How to Find the Ultimate Guitar Pick


The importance of this tiny—and usually inexpensive—accessory cannot be overstated


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Emmylou White

Emmylou Harris: Still the 'Traveling Kind'


On her latest album with longtime collaborator Rodney Crowell, Emmylou Harris turns back to songwriting


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Acoustic Dead Jerry

Jerry's Way: A Look at the Grateful Dead Guitarist’s Acoustic Style


This lesson examines the trademarks of Jerry Garcia’s acoustic approach.


News. Bluegrass. Blues. Rock. Technique and Theory.

Acoustic Dead Sleeping

The Grateful Dead, Unplugged


How the kings of psychedelia found their acoustic groove 


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Acoustic Dead Gateway

Dead Again


AG celebrates the Grateful Dead's acoustic side


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The Gibson Brothers Pay Homage to Brother Duos on 'Brotherhood'


Bluegrass bigwigs deliver heartfelt tribute to close-harmonizing idols


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Andy-Powers

How Andy Powers Became Taylor Guitars' Right-Hand Man


Master luthier (and player) Andy Powers is helping to reinvigorate Taylor Guitars


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