November 1992 (Issue No. 15)

AG 015 March 1994 Cover
 

Interviews with Leo Kottke, Chilean band Inti-Illimani, and Dave Van Ronk. A guide to vintage guitars. Lessons on Northumbrian pipe tunes, dealing with calluses, and fingerpicking the blues. Stromberg Master 400.

Featured Songs

Driver - Leo Kottke

The Entertainer - Scott Joplin, arranged by Dave Van Ronk

You Cannot Win 'Em All - Steve Forbert

Hornpipe Medley - Traditional, arranged by Russell Letson

In This Issue

WORDS AND MUSIC
Leo Kottke's travels with guitar and voice. By Jim Ohlschmidt.

VINTAGE FEVER
A guide to the volatile new world of guitar collecting. By Michael Wright.

FRAGMENTS OF A DREAM
Inti-Illimani's long journey into political exile and home again. By Jackson Braider.

DOIN' THAT RAG
Thirty years of fine fingerpicking with Dave Van Ronk. By Beth C. Fishkind.

DEPARTMENTS

JUMP STREET
Reviews of albums by Jonas Hellborg, Jeff Linsky, Joe Henry, and John Cephas and Phil Wiggins.

MASTER CLASS
Finding the right teacher; tripping over mistakes; childhood mentors and inspirations. By Sharon Isbin.

SONG CRAFT
No Frills. Steve Forbert's penetrating songs chronicle life on the long and bumpy road. By Holly Crenshaw.

WOOD CHOPS
Caring for Calluses. Some remedies and suggestions from the pros. By Tim Burr.

SOLO
Piping Up. Exploring Northumbrian pipe tunes for fingerstyle guitar. By Russell Letson.

CONNECTIONS
The Amplification Maze. How to find your way to the right sound at the right price. By Chris Proctor.

FOR BEGINNERS
Fingerpicking Blues. By Harold Streeter.

DEAR AG
Relief grooves in steel=string guitar bridges;brass bridge pins; Fingerstyle Quarterly magazine. 

GREAT ACOUSTICS
Stromberg Master 400. By Julie Schnepf.