Posts Tagged ‘video’

Blackberry Blossom

This is my favourite tune (this week).

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A Place in the Choir

I had a really hard time recording this one – the lyrics make me laugh, I’d broken my frailing nail, and I was dog tired.

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Shady Grove

In G-modal tuning for this great old Doc Watson tune.

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My Grandfather’s Clock

Lovely old song. Worked out this arrangement out of an open G tuning. Needs a bit of pinky stretching to add a fourth string, fourth fret position to the D7 chord, but sounds better for it.

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Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots

Trying to work out an accompaniment for The Flaming Lips’ Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots. It’s sounding good, but it’s a bugger to play while singing.

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Waterbound on C-scale travelling banjo

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12 Months of Banjo

I can’t believe it’s been a year already. I put together this wee video to show the difference a year makes. The first tune is, obviously, Cripple Creek – the song I learned in my first week. The second song is my own composition – Rain over Lothian.

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My Father’s House

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The Lost Boy (Greg Holden)

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Barrett’s Privateers again

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Random Fact

Two wrongs don't make a right, but two Wrights did once make an aeroplane. Unless you're talking integer maths where two wrongs DO actually make a right. Also, three lefts make a right.