I'm delighted to announce Cigar Box Don and I (The Slim Panatella's) and extra Slim Panatella, Hamish Roberts will be opening the first ever French Festival…
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I haven’t played guitar much in over 22 years but I promised my nieces and nephews I would start making them some videos of solos they can learn. I’m starting to knock the rust off. Here’s Guitars and Cadillac’s Solo 2 (the first half) and about as simple as I can seem to make it. I’ll get you some more kids! My time is really limited, sorry.
The rest is here:Guitars and Cadillacs Solo 2 Part 2
At age eight he made his first instrument, a cigar-box guitar with chicken-wire strings. By 10 he was playing music. By the mid-1920s Sam had started jumping trains, shooting dice, and playing the blues anywhere he could. He served time at the …
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