Category Archives: Guitar

Love Spreads isolated – Lead Guitar (John Squire) Stone Roses



From: blurry67



Jimmy Thackery at Hippie Jack’s

It’s Jimmy Thackery’s birthday today.  He is one of my favorite hard-driving blues guitarists.


jamminathippiejacks on YouTube

I posted Jimmy playing”Take My Blues” a couple of years ago. If you liked the above, I think you’ll like it, too.






Renaud Louis-Servais Group and Epic Circus at Jazz-Rock

Epic Circus, the latest Renaud Louis-Servais Group album, receives very complimentary words at  (They call it “one of the best jazz-rock albums of all time”!)  I wrote about the album here shortly after I received it.  It *is* a great album and I listen to it quite often.  It is so good to see Renaud get this well-deserved recognition.


Renaud Louis-Servais Group website here.

Tina S Cover –The Trooper by Iron Maiden

Another brilliantly played cover by 16 year old Tina S.

Please stay away if you are going to say, “Lots of people can play this.”  🙂  Those “lots of people” can’t play it at this level and quality of personal distinction.  Isn’t the point crucial?  Quality is crucial.  In fact, Tina’s level of playing and trajectory of development are somewhat like:


This can be heard by perceptive listeners through whatever styles she is playing or the level of musical depth and complexity of particular pieces.

Exciting, brilliant, top-level cover, Tina!


Tina S Facebook page

I have posted many of Tina’s videos (with comments) on this site, but be sure to visit her YouTube site, too.  She has posted a variety of covers.

[Tina was taught and filmed by Renaud Louis-Servais.]