Month: July 2017

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Mike Neer released an album last year called ‘Steelonious‘ – a bunch of Thelonious Monk tunes arranged for lap steel. I think it’s one of my favourite steel guitar albums ever. Great band and great steel playing!   These are …

Mike Neer’s blog another huge resource for lap steel players Read More »

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This guy, Bilal Khalif  is writing some really great blog posts on getting complex chord changes out of the lap steel. He’s been tackling a bunch of jazz standards and working out how to play the melodies and chords.. Basic …

ILapsteel – Jazz arrangements for lap steel guitar Read More »

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Developing vibrato is a never ending quest on the pedal steel. I find I keep going back to it to work out what I’m doing wrong. It’s a frustrating process. What I’ve been concentrating on recently is how I hold …

Vibrato – Yet Again Read More »

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Steelgrimage!  Is Matt Allwright‘s new blog about his ventures into pedal steel guitar land! Great to have someone with such a profile putting the pedal steel into the limelight! This is where it begins Opening Bars .. He’s certainly done his …

Steelgrimage! New pedal steel blog from Matt Allwright Read More »