Category: Hear

Chet Atkins

Guitar Gems of the 1950s

If you listen closely to 1950s music, you can hear some wonderful work on the guitar. Here are a few gems to get you started.


My Audition for The Ramones

When The Ramones were looking for a new bass player in the late 1980s, Robert Burke Warren secured an audition. It was certainly a memorable experience.

Elvis Presley with Scotty Moore and Bill Black

A Founding Father of Modern Guitar

He played alongside a legend, but Scotty Moore’s work on the guitar was also legendary. Here we remember the artist and his contribution to rock music.

Woody Guthrie

Passing the Torch: Musical Mentors

Some mentor relationships in music are well known. Others not as much. But we do know these relationships influence how music develops across generations.