November 1997 (Issue No. 59)
The master players and makers of the 12-string guitar. A roundtable with blues players Roy Book Binder, Paul Geremia, and Steve James. Beppe Gambetta adds new flavors to American flatpicking. Neck resets. John Wesley Harding on songwriting inspiration. Sliding in Open D.
- Beppe Gambetta
Kiss Me, Miss Liberty
- John Wesley Harding
- Traditional, arr. by Larry Sandberg
- Chris Proctor
In This Issue
The master players and makers of the double-course guitar. By Michael John Simmons.
A roundtable with Roy Book Binder, Steve James, and Paul Geremia on living and learning the blues. By David Hamburger.
Beppe Gambetta adds new flavors to American flatpicking. By Kermit B. Pattison.
While My Guitar Gently Sleeps. Profile of Pat McDonald. By James Jensen.
Guillory's Travels. Profile of Isaac Guillory. By Chris Mosey.
Martin Goes Goliath. Martin Super Jumbo. By Simone Solondz.
Revisiting The Roots. Profile of Darol Anger. By Derk Richardson.
Guitar Mania. Healdsburg Guitar Festival recap.
Cyber Notes. Cyber notes.
Letter from Michoacan. By Kenny Hill.
Choying Drolma and Steve Tibbets, Cho. By Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers.
David Burgess, The Gates of Spain. By Mark L.Small.
David Wilcox, Turning Point. By Kenny Berkowitz.
Front Range, Ramblin' on my Mind. By Roger Deitz.
Shane Jackman, Rhythm of the Land. By Steve Givens.
Tara McLean, Silence. By Bryan Reesman.
The Dead Reckoners, A Night of Reckoning. By Bryan Powell.
Gene Bertoncini, Jobim: Someone to Light Up My Life. By Charles H. Chapman.
Jorma Kaukonen, The Acoustic Guitar of Jorma Kaukonen, Vol. 3. By James Jensen.
Tony Rice, Tony Rice Teaches Bluegrass Guitar. By David McCarty.
Fingerstyle Monk. Duck Baker, The Music of Thelonious Monk Arranged for Fingerstyle Guitar. By Jim Ohlschmidt.
New Music For Kids. Tom Chapin, Tish Hinojosa, Catfish Hodge, John McCutcheon & Si Kahn, Tom Paxton, The Best of Country Sing the Best of Disney, A Child's Celebration of Folk Music, On a Starry Night. By Jessica Baron.
Neck Resets. How luthiers bring new life to old guitars distorted by the pull of steel strings. By Rick Turner.
Renegade Folk. John Wesley Harding finds inspiration off the beaten track. By Dan Ouellette.
Equipment picks from Pat MacDonald. By James Jensen.
Equipment Picks from Isaac Guillory. By Chris Mosey.
Equipment Picks from John Wesley Harding. By Dan Ouellette.
Review. Demeter Tube Direct Box. By Stephen Dick.
Equipment Picks from Beppe Gambetta. By Kermit Pattison.
Equipment Picks from Chris Proctor. By Todd Ellison.
A.R. Acoustic Amp.
Sunrise Guitar Strings.
Crossing the Thumb/Finger Divide. By Larry Sandberg.
Sliding in Open D. By David Hamburger.
Tap Room. Music by Chris Proctor. By Todd Ellison.
Guitarra Espanola. The difference between a classical and a Spanish guitar. By William R. Cumpiano.
Jesse Fuller Videos. By Bronwen Morgan.
Tip Sheet. Cleaning tuners.
It's Not the Heat . . .. Humidity. By Rick Turner.
Boaz Special. Boaz Elkayam renaissance guitar. By Rick Turner.