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Leo Kottke at Jonathan's


Leo Kottke has gone through a lot of changes. One of the true old-school fingerpicking guitarists with equally strong influences in traditional America and experimental...
By webteam  |  October 06, 2010
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Excerpt: Evening’s Empire by BIll Flanagan

In this chapter, "The Drugs Don't Work," aging rock star Emerson Cutler and his manager, Jack Flynn, are seeking inspiration — and desperately trying to jumpstart his career.
An excerpt from Bill Flanagan’s new novel, Evening’s Empire , the true story of a band that never existed
By BILL FLANAGAN  |  February 05, 2010
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Nels Cline | Coward

Cryptogramophone (2009)
Cryptogramophone (2009)
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  February 18, 2009
GUITAR GOD: LEO KOTTKE

GUITAR GOD: LEO KOTTKE


  Since the release of 6- and 12-String Guitar on John Fahey’s Takoma label in 1971, and throu...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 23, 2008
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Somber shadows

Ben Chasny, the creative force behind Six Organs of Admittance, has been tarred as “avant-folk,” but this guitarist is not so easily pigeonholed.
The blue side of Six Organs of Admittance
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  January 22, 2008
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Second job

Tyler Ramsey is currently touring the country pulling double duty as both a solo singer-songwriter and a recent-addition guitarist in Band of Horses.
Interview: Tyler Ramsey splits the difference with Band of Horses
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  January 16, 2008