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By pjournel | Flipboard magazine from The Guitar Channel editor, Pierre Journel.

Sam Tharp interview

Published on 2018-01-12<p><b>Sam Tharp</b> is an entrepreneur who is behind the <b>Fretish</b> service (fretish.com) which aims to be a kind of AirBnB for instruments. …

Empowerment

The Guitar Channel download podcast 2017 statistics

Published on 2018-01-11<p>For your information you will see in the graph below (taken from the website of Libsyn, the service I use to host the podcast) …

Podcasting

2018 Winter NAMM: an exciting and promising edition

Published on 2018-01-4<p>For the fourth time, The Guitar Channel will be present at the Winter NAMM which is held every year in Los Angeles in Anaheim. …

NAMM

Reflections and perspectives on 2017

Published on 2017-12-31<p>As an introduction, I suggest (if you understand French that is!) you go and read a long but very interesting article by …

Guitar

Down to the Waterline - Dire Straits - Chord chart for the solo

Down to the Waterline – Dire Straits – Chord chart for the solo<p>Published on 2017-12-30<p>Huge <b>Dire Straits</b> fan and admirer of his guitarist singer <b>Mark</b> …

Guitar

Calum Graham interview - Young fingerstyle Canadian guitar player

<b>Calum Graham</b> is one of his ultra-talented young musicians with a stunning fingerstyle acoustic guitar technique, with a musicality that is …

Guitar

Christmas giveaway for the club members - A lot of guitar presents coming up!

Christmas giveaway for the club members – A lot of guitar presents coming up!<p>Published on 2017-12-20<p>The Guitar Channel pampers the members of the …

Deviser factory visit (Aska, Japan): Bacchus, Headway, Momose

It is not often that we have the opportunity to visit a guitar factory and even more rare when it is in Japan in the depths of the Japanese Alps! …

Drew Roller interview - Director of the documentary "Acoustic Uprising"

Drew Roller interview – Director of the documentary “Acoustic Uprising”<p>Published on 2017-12-11<p>The world of acoustic guitar is currently booming with …

Guitar Review - Halfbreed Springer Guitars hand built in France

Guitar Review – Halfbreed Springer model by @SpringerGuitars<p>Published on 2017-11-22<p>Back in September, The Guitar Channel proposed you to listen to a …

Alhambra Guitars chronicle: the differences between a classical and a flamenco guitar - The Guitar Channel

As <b>Alhambra Guitars</b> is building both type of nylon string guitars, classical and flamenco, The Guitar Channel recorded this chronicle with Valerià …

Guitar

JD Simo guitar in hand interview – Rise & Shine - The Guitar Channel

Here's a Guitar in Hand interview done at the Gibson France headquarters with the one and only <b>JD Simo</b> who was in Paris to promote his latest album …

Guitar

Festival de Guitare de Puteaux 2017 – What you need to know about this new guitar event - The Guitar Channel

Full disclaimer: The Guitar Channel was the co-organizer of the festival with the responsability of the luthier show with 49 exhibitors and the 27 …

Guitar

Guitar Review – Martin 000-15SM: 100% Mahogany - The Guitar Channel

The <b>Martin</b> 000-15SM that you will discover in this review is my personal guitar which I acquired to return to playing the steel string acoustic guitar …

Mahogany

The showroom: gear heaven reserved for the club members

Published on 2017-06-18<p>The Guitar Channel <b>showroom</b> is now a reality! The principle is simple: to provide the club members with an active Backstage …

Furniture

List of exhibitors and demo concerts – Festival de Guitare de Puteaux - The Guitar Channel

Here's the full list of the 49 exhibitors who will be present at the guitar show during the first edition of the <b>Festival de Guitare de Puteaux</b> …

Guitar

Guide to the Tokyo guitar stores – Part 2/3: Shibuya - The Guitar Channel

After <b>Ochanomizu</b>, we are now going to <b>Shibuya</b> in this series of three articles dedicated to the different districts of <b>Tokyo</b> in Japan where you can find …

Guitar

Adam Rogers interview, guitar player for Ravi Coltrane (yes, John’s son) - The Guitar Channel

On the advice of Cyriaque from the French website Maitriser La Guitare, I had put on my radar to interview a few names including the of <b>Adam Rogers</b> …

John Coltrane

2017 Guitar Summit – Visit and debrief of a great 100% guitar show! - The Guitar Channel

Organized by the prestigious German Gitarre & Bass magazine, the <b>Guitar Summit</b> (www.guitarsummit.de) was held in Mannheim, Germany, for its first …

Guitar

Book review – Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt XXX 2017 - The Guitar Channel

Here's a great photo book published by Hal Leonard with pictures from <b>Stephen Pitkin</b> with only some of the coolest and funkiest masterbuilt <b>Fender</b> …

Guitar

Guide to the Tokyo guitar stores – Part 1/3 : Ochanomizu - The Guitar Channel

In this series of three articles you will discover the different districts of <b>Tokyo</b> in Japan where you can find guitar stores: <b>Ochanomizu</b>, <b>Shibuya</b> and</b> …

Japan

The Guitar Channel: co-organizer of the 2017 Festival de Guitare de Puteaux, France - The Guitar Channel

The Guitar Channel is co-organizing the first <b>Festival Guitare de Puteaux</b> which will take place September 29th, 30th and October 1st 2017 in the …

Guitar

Steve Vai interview – Modern Primitive: album between Flexable and Passion & Warfare - The Guitar Channel

<b>Steve Vai</b> remains a major figure in the guitar world. In fact the 25th anniversary of the Passion & Warfare album has just passed and this album is …

Guitar

Mike Moreno interview – Sideman for Kendrick Scott – 2017 Montreal Jazz festival - The Guitar Channel

<b>Mike Moreno</b>, the great Texan Jazz guitarist, was at the 2017 Montreal Jazz Festival as a sideman for Kendrick Scott. The Guitar Channel was able to …

Guitar

Ben Monder interview – 2017 Montreal Jazz festival - The Guitar Channel

<b>Ben Monder</b> was playing the 2017 Montreal Jazz festival with the Jensen sisters, a perfect opportunity to interview this famous Jazz musician.Ben …

Festivals

Optiweb Elixir Strings product specialist Justin Fogleman interview - The Guitar Channel

During the NAMM, The Guitar Channel had the opportunity to chat with <b>Justin Fogleman</b>, product specialist at Elixir Strings. It was a great opportunity …

Guitar

The Guitar Channel official partner of the Festival Guitare Issoudun - The Guitar Channel

Very pleased to announce that The Guitar Channel is now an official partner of this major guitar event of the year in France which is the <b>Festival</b> …

Guitar

Acoustic guitar in hand interview with Adam Miller - The Guitar Channel

<b>Adam Miller</b> is an Australian guitarist who is as comfortable on an acoustic as he is on an electric, which is quite annoying if you allow me to say …

Acoustic Guitar

Alhambra Guitars master builders interview – Javier Mengual and José Margarit - The Guitar Channel

The <b>Alhambra</b> factory in Muro de Alcoy in the province of Allicante employs many laborers specialized in lutherie and also has a team of expert …

Guitar