Welcome to this week’s episode of Acoustic Tuesday where I share my guitar geek list of gear, artists, and resources to keep you inspired to live your absolute BEST acoustic life!
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Featured in This Episode…
#4 Play Guitar in Open-D
This lesson on open tunings really helped me to break out of an acoustic guitar rut. This will unlock a massive amount of creativity and exploration on your guitar. Learn about my initial hesitations to alternate tuning, and how I overcame those! I’ll share a guide with you that includes three easy steps to breaking through any fears you may have in alternate tuning.
See these Alternate Tuning Tips
#3 What’s On the Turntable This Week?
This week’s featured acoustic artist is Christie Lenee. Christie is an incredibly talented guitar player. In 2017 she won the International Finger Style Guitar Championship at the Walnut Valley Festival in Winfield KS. Christie has been recommended to me numerous times, I’m glad I finally checked her out!
See this Acoustic Artist Review
#2 Picker’s Grip Review
When I first started flatpicking my pick would spin constantly. I hated the feeling that I wasn’t overly solid on my pick. This product would have helped me in those frustrations. Check out this segment where I discuss how Picker’s Grip feels to use, and why I think it can help you in keeping control over your pick.
See this Product Review
#1 Preston Thompson Family Go Fund Me
We are a tight knit community of acoustic guitar players. As a part of this family, we try to help out our own when we can. Preston Thompson of Thompson Guitars was recently in the hospital. He’s on the road to recovery, but he and his family could definitely use some help. In this segment I give you details on how you can help Preston and his family out. We are thinking of you and sending you good vibes Thompson family!
Visit the Go Fund Me for Preston Thompson Family