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  • August Rex- Latin Folk from Sweden

    August Rex- Latin Folk from Sweden

    Here’s Swedish guitarist August Rex whose been featured here before at Acoustic Guitar Videos. (“Flaming Tune” ).   In this new video, August superimposes himself into three guys playing instruments around a kitchen table.  How did he do that??? Guy from Sweden playing Latin music? August told me that the main idea with this melody is to come as close to the Latin folklore sound as possible, though he admits that he has  never been in any of the South […]

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  • Dustin Prinz – Angry Breakup Song – “Eleven”

    Dustin Prinz – Angry Breakup Song – “Eleven”

    Here’s something that is a little bit of a diversion here at Acoustic Guitar Videos…. but you know… really like this song and video and thought you might enjoy this too. Singer/Songwriter and multi instrumentalist Dustin Prinz from the great state of Nebraska is featured here in this fun video with a memorable song entitled Angry Breakup Song. He calls the style he is playing on acoustic as Para-Pickin’, which is a hybred percussive style that he developed from his […]

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  • Lionel with Lock ‘n Load: Sitdown Comedy, Spoken Words and Hee Haw on Acid

    Lionel with Lock ‘n Load: Sitdown Comedy, Spoken Words and Hee Haw on Acid

    What the hell is “Sitdown” comedy, Spoken Words or Hee Haw on Acid? Lionel with Lock ‘n Load. Saturday May 10 at 8 PM. The Cutting Room New York City – 44 East 32nd Street (Between Madison and Park). Tickets available online at http://tickets.thecuttingroomnycSitdown.com/event/527933-lionel-new-york/ You’ve seen him on TV You heard him on Radio But did you know… Back in the 90′s, Lionel and his Lock ‘n Load Band we’re one of the hottest Bluegrass/Comedy acts in the New York Metropolitan Tri-State […]

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  • Vincent Gauchot: Echoes, Bells, and Harmonics

    Vincent Gauchot: Echoes, Bells, and Harmonics

    Here is Canadian guitarist Vincent Gauchot playing his original composition “Echoes”. The description of the video says that this is somehow a tribute to the homonymous song by Pink Floyd. I couldn’t find any biographical information about Vincent. He has released three albums on his bandcamp page.   By Miche Archetto  

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  • Tom Lumen And Tommy Emmanuel- Backstage

    Tom Lumen And Tommy Emmanuel- Backstage

    Q. What would be just about the best thing any acoustic guitarist could do in their career? A. Play a gig with Tommy Emmanuel. Well, that’s exactly what Hungarian guitarist Tom Lumen did last week during Tommy Emmanuel’s Hungarian tour. Tom Lumen joined him for two shows… the first night in Pécs where they played two songs together, the first was a Hungarian folk song entitled ‘Kis Kece Lanyom’ and one of Tommy Emmanuel’s tunes called “I’ve Always Thought Of […]

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  • Stefano Barbati: Acoustic Slapping

    Stefano Barbati: Acoustic Slapping

    We have already featured Stefano Barbati in a previous post. It was a great rendition of Jimi Hendrix’s “The Wind Cries Mary”. In this other video he interprets “Sunshine of Your Love” by Cream (1967), using his interesting slapping acoustic technique. This rendition was part of Stefano’s album “Blues de rua” (2007). The guitar is tuned in DADGAD.   By Miche Archetto

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  • Kev Minney: Instrumental Song

    Kev Minney: Instrumental Song

    Kev Minney, from Brighton (UK), plays here “Waking Life”. It is an instrumental version of an original song he composed with Alfie Jones. Together they form the “Anima Tree”. This is Kev’s bio from his official website: “Kev Minney is a highly regarded professional guitarist and musician with over 18 years playing experience and 10 years teaching experience to professional RGT standards. He is also well respected as a session player across the UK. He is fully RGT graded (Grade 8 […]

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  • Chris Woods- First Rate

    Chris Woods- First Rate

    Here’s another “first rate” performance by guitarist extraordinaire Chris Woods with a song entitled “Edinburgh.” For those of you that have been following, you will notice that Chris is all about creating a mood with his guitar. Check out some of the other videos of Chris here at Acoustic Guitar Videos…   Here’s the Youtube description in case you want more info and the tabs for this song… “A composition by guitarist Chris Woods. Full Tab available fromhttp://chriswoodsgroove.co.uk/product… If you […]

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  • Michael Fix plays the blues

    Michael Fix plays the blues

    Australian guitarist Michael Fix plays here “Thumb Thing”. He describes this piece as “an exercise for developing thumb independence – on both hands. Left hand thumb plays a moving bass line, while fingers play the melody over the top.” One of the most popular videos of Michael is his acoustic reinterpretation of famous Bach’s “Toccata in D minor” http://youtu.be/nUmyxpEXtTw Here is some information taken from his official website: “He has won three Golden Guitars and numerous other awards in Australia, […]

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