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Tim O’Brien: “Grandma’s Hands” | Northfield Mandolins

December 23, 2020
 
The songwriter and multi-instrumentalist plays an original song live at the Marshall Mandolin Summit.
 
Tim OBrien
 
 
Tim OBrien
 

Tim O’Brien: “Grandma’s Hands” | Northfield Mandolins

December 23, 2020
 
The songwriter and multi-instrumentalist plays an original song live at the Marshall Mandolin Summit.
 
 
 
 

Watch Zoe Guigueno’s Concert and Songwriting Discussion

November 19, 2020
 
Our Bass instructor celebrated her recent album “Secret Admirer” with a live concert and a look at how she wrote several of the songs.
 
 
 
 

Watch Zoe Guigueno’s Concert and Songwriting Discussion

November 19, 2020
 
Our Bass instructor celebrated her recent album “Secret Admirer” with a live concert and a look at how she wrote several of the songs.
 
 
 
 

Rodney Crowell: “Flatland Hillbillies” | LR Baggs

August 13, 2019
 
The songwriter plays an original from his new album “Texas,” live in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Rodney Crowell: “Flatland Hillbillies” | LR Baggs

August 13, 2019
 
The songwriter plays an original from his new album “Texas,” live in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Loudbox Artist with Bluetooth

May 22, 2019
 
Songwriter Danielle Miraglia plays through Fishman’s popular acoustic amplifier, which now has wireless connectivity.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Loudbox Artist with Bluetooth

May 22, 2019
 
Songwriter Danielle Miraglia plays through Fishman’s popular acoustic amplifier, which now has wireless connectivity.
 
 
 
 

Ryan Montbleau: “Looking Glass” | Fishman Rare Earth

January 5, 2019
 
The songwriter plays an original song that he recently recorded for his new live album, “Woodstock Sessions.”
 
 
 
 

Ryan Montbleau: “Looking Glass” | Fishman Rare Earth

January 5, 2019
 
The songwriter plays an original song that he recently recorded for his new live album, “Woodstock Sessions.”
 
 
 
 

Chance McCoy: “Lizard In the Spring” | LR Baggs

December 4, 2018
 
The multi-instrumentalist and songwriter plays a twin fiddle version of the song “Lizard In the Spring,” live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
 

Chance McCoy: “Lizard In the Spring” | LR Baggs

December 4, 2018
 
The multi-instrumentalist and songwriter plays a twin fiddle version of the song “Lizard In the Spring,” live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
 

Lera Lynn: “What is Love” | LR Baggs

November 18, 2018
 
The singer-songwriter plays an original song from her recent album of duets live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
 

Lera Lynn: “What is Love” | LR Baggs

November 18, 2018
 
The singer-songwriter plays an original song from her recent album of duets live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Loudbox Performer Acoustic Amplifier

November 8, 2018
 
Fishman’s most powerful acoustic amplifier allows you to be heard in any situation — solo or ensemble.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Loudbox Performer Acoustic Amplifier

November 8, 2018
 
Fishman’s most powerful acoustic amplifier allows you to be heard in any situation — solo or ensemble.
 
 
 
 

Fishman ToneDEQ | Acoustic Preamp Multi-Effects Pedal

August 28, 2018
 
With a high-quality preamp, dual effects section, tone controls, and much more, the ToneDEQ has everything you need in one box.
 
 
 
 

Fishman ToneDEQ | Acoustic Preamp Multi-Effects Pedal

August 28, 2018
 
With a high-quality preamp, dual effects section, tone controls, and much more, the ToneDEQ has everything you need in one box.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Rare Earth Soundhole Pickups

August 2, 2018
 
Fishman's Joe Barbieri gives an in-depth guided tour of the Rare Earth series of soundhole pickups, with demonstrations of each model.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Rare Earth Soundhole Pickups

August 2, 2018
 
Fishman's Joe Barbieri gives an in-depth guided tour of the Rare Earth series of soundhole pickups, with demonstrations of each model.
 
 
 
 

Tyler Childers: “Feathered Indians” | LR Baggs

July 24, 2018
 
The singer-songwriter performs an original song off of his latest album “Purgatory.” Filmed in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Tyler Childers: “Feathered Indians” | LR Baggs

July 24, 2018
 
The singer-songwriter performs an original song off of his latest album “Purgatory.” Filmed in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Peter Mulvey | Fishman Rare Earth Mic Blend

June 28, 2018
 
The singer-songwriter talks about his guitar sound and how the Rare Earth Mic Blend’s tone, setup, and consistency all work perfectly for him.
 
 
 
 

Peter Mulvey | Fishman Rare Earth Mic Blend

June 28, 2018
 
The singer-songwriter talks about his guitar sound and how the Rare Earth Mic Blend’s tone, setup, and consistency all work perfectly for him.
 
 
 
 

Tyler Childers: “Whitehouse Road” | LR Baggs

May 25, 2018
 
The singer-songwriter performs an original song off of his Sturgill Simpson-produced album “Purgatory.” Filmed in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Tyler Childers: “Whitehouse Road” | LR Baggs

May 25, 2018
 
The singer-songwriter performs an original song off of his Sturgill Simpson-produced album “Purgatory.” Filmed in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley: “Everwhere I Go Is a Long Way from Home” | LR Baggs

May 13, 2018
 
The guitar and dobro duo performs a song off of the album “The Country Blues” in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley: “Everwhere I Go Is a Long Way from Home” | LR Baggs

May 13, 2018
 
The guitar and dobro duo performs a song off of the album “The Country Blues” in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Mike Compton and Joe Newberry, “Please Baby”

By: Dan Gabel
April 30, 2018
 
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor and his duo partner play “Please Baby” during a late-night set.
 
 
 
 

Mike Compton and Joe Newberry, “Please Baby”

By: Dan Gabel
April 30, 2018
 
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor and his duo partner play “Please Baby” during a late-night set.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Matrix Infinity VT and Mic Blend

March 9, 2018
 
A look at Fishman’s improved Matrix undersaddle pickup system, an update to the leading choice of guitarists for 25 years.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Matrix Infinity VT and Mic Blend

March 9, 2018
 
A look at Fishman’s improved Matrix undersaddle pickup system, an update to the leading choice of guitarists for 25 years.
 
 
 
 

Derk’s Discoveries: James Elkington’s 21st-Century Chamber Folk

By: Derk Richardson
August 9, 2017
 
The brilliant fingerstyle guitarist and cryptic songwriter bridges his English roots and Chicago's progressive indie scene.
 
 
 
 

Derk’s Discoveries: James Elkington’s 21st-Century Chamber Folk

By: Derk Richardson
August 9, 2017
 
The brilliant fingerstyle guitarist and cryptic songwriter bridges his English roots and Chicago's progressive indie scene.
 
 
 
 

Joe K. Walsh: “Never More Will Roam”

By: Dan Gabel
July 26, 2017
 
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor plays his original song, inspired by a late-19th century Arctic explorer. With Brittany Haas on fiddle.
 
 
 
 

Joe K. Walsh: “Never More Will Roam”

By: Dan Gabel
July 26, 2017
 
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor plays his original song, inspired by a late-19th century Arctic explorer. With Brittany Haas on fiddle.
 
 
 
 

Brian Collins, “The Harder I Run” | Taylor Guitars

February 8, 2017
 
A live performance from the Taylor Guitars NAMM 2017 booth from West Georgia songwriter Brian Collins and his band.
 
 
 
 

Brian Collins, “The Harder I Run” | Taylor Guitars

February 8, 2017
 
A live performance from the Taylor Guitars NAMM 2017 booth from West Georgia songwriter Brian Collins and his band.
 
 
 
 

Fishman SA330x Portable PA System

December 19, 2016
 
The new SA330x is a powerful, portable PA/amplifier system for solo acoustic performers and small ensembles.
 
 
 
 

Fishman SA330x Portable PA System

December 19, 2016
 
The new SA330x is a powerful, portable PA/amplifier system for solo acoustic performers and small ensembles.
 
 
 
 

LR Baggs | Peter Frampton, “Baby, I Love Your Way”

November 29, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents Peter Frampton playing an acoustic version of “Baby, I Love Your Way” live in Nashville.
 
Peter Frampton
 
 
Peter Frampton
 

LR Baggs | Peter Frampton, “Baby, I Love Your Way”

November 29, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents Peter Frampton playing an acoustic version of “Baby, I Love Your Way” live in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Bill Evans, Dan Crary, and Steve Spurgin: “A Walk in the Irish Rain”

By: Dan Gabel
September 27, 2016
 
Peghead Nation banjo instructor Bill Evans plays backstage at the Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse with two bluegrass legends.
 
 
 
 

Bill Evans, Dan Crary, and Steve Spurgin: “A Walk in the Irish Rain”

By: Dan Gabel
September 27, 2016
 
Peghead Nation banjo instructor Bill Evans plays backstage at the Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse with two bluegrass legends.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Aura VT Enhance and Matrix VT Enhance

September 26, 2016
 
Larry Fishman visits Martin Guitars to talk about the new Fishman amplification system, Aura technology, and the long partnership with Martin Guitars.
 
 
 
 

Fishman Aura VT Enhance and Matrix VT Enhance

September 26, 2016
 
Larry Fishman visits Martin Guitars to talk about the new Fishman amplification system, Aura technology, and the long partnership with Martin Guitars.
 
 
 
 

Lee Thomas Miller, “In Color” | LR Baggs

September 3, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents songwriter Lee Thomas Miller playing his song “In Color,” which was a hit for country artist Jamey Johnson.
 
 
 
 

Lee Thomas Miller, “In Color” | LR Baggs

September 3, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents songwriter Lee Thomas Miller playing his song “In Color,” which was a hit for country artist Jamey Johnson.
 
 
 
 

Sturgill Simpson, “Long White Line” | LR Baggs

August 5, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents Sturgill Simpson playing his song “Long White Line” live at the historic RCA Studio A in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Sturgill Simpson, “Long White Line” | LR Baggs

August 5, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents Sturgill Simpson playing his song “Long White Line” live at the historic RCA Studio A in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Sean Watkins: “You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go”

By: Dan Gabel
July 26, 2016
 
Guitarist, songwriter, and singer Sean Watkins plays a Bob Dylan classic live with Peghead Nation’s Scott Nygaard on guitar, Tristan Clarridge on cello, and Dominique Arciero on harmony vocals.
 
 
 
 

Sean Watkins: “You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go”

By: Dan Gabel
July 26, 2016
 
Guitarist, songwriter, and singer Sean Watkins plays a Bob Dylan classic live with Peghead Nation’s Scott Nygaard on guitar, Tristan Clarridge on cello, and Dominique Arciero on harmony vocals.
 
 
 
 

Jason Isbell | “Speed Trap Town”

July 13, 2016
 
Fishman artist Jason Isbell and fiddler Amanda Shires play live at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
 

Jason Isbell | “Speed Trap Town”

July 13, 2016
 
Fishman artist Jason Isbell and fiddler Amanda Shires play live at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
 

Joey Cape, “Burden of Proof” & “Reign” | LR Baggs

July 8, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents Joey Cape, Brian Wahlstrom, and Walt Hamburger performing Joey's original songs in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
 

Joey Cape, “Burden of Proof” & “Reign” | LR Baggs

July 8, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents Joey Cape, Brian Wahlstrom, and Walt Hamburger performing Joey's original songs in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
 

Courtney Hartman, “Willow and Oak”| Bourgeois Guitars

June 24, 2016
 
The guitarist, songwriter, and member of Della Mae plays her original song “Willow and Oak” and talks with Jason Verlinde about getting started on fiddle and guitar.
 
 
 
 

Courtney Hartman, “Willow and Oak”| Bourgeois Guitars

June 24, 2016
 
The guitarist, songwriter, and member of Della Mae plays her original song “Willow and Oak” and talks with Jason Verlinde about getting started on fiddle and guitar.
 
 
 
 

Claire Lynch Band, “How Many Moons”

June 14, 2016
 
Claire Lynch and her band perform live backstage at the Freight and Salvage in Berkeley, California, in 2014.
 
Claire Lynch Band
 
 
Claire Lynch Band
 

Claire Lynch Band, “How Many Moons”

June 14, 2016
 
Claire Lynch and her band perform live backstage at the Freight and Salvage in Berkeley, California, in 2014.
 
 
 
 

JP Harris and Chance McCoy: “Sugar Babe”

June 1, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents songwriters JP Harris and Chance McCoy performing “Sugar Babe” live in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

JP Harris and Chance McCoy: “Sugar Babe”

June 1, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents songwriters JP Harris and Chance McCoy performing “Sugar Babe” live in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Glimpses of Guy

By: Dan Gabel
May 18, 2016
 
On an oddly damp drive around San Francisco, Guy Clark shared a few thoughts about building guitars, filming Heartworn Highways, and his dislike of festivals.
 
 
 
 

Glimpses of Guy

By: Dan Gabel
May 18, 2016
 
On an oddly damp drive around San Francisco, Guy Clark shared a few thoughts about building guitars, filming Heartworn Highways, and his dislike of festivals.
 
 
 
 

Robin and Linda Williams:“The Devil is a Mighty Wind”

May 17, 2016
 
The husband-and-wife duo perform their original song on “A Prairie Home Companion.”
 
 
 
 

Robin and Linda Williams:“The Devil is a Mighty Wind”

May 17, 2016
 
The husband-and-wife duo perform their original song on “A Prairie Home Companion.”
 
 
 
 

Sawyer Fredricks, “Any of My Trouble” | Bourgeois Guitars

May 5, 2016
 
The winner of "The Voice" plays his original song on a Bourgeois OMSC guitar at The Music Emporium in Massachusetts.
 
 
 
 

Sawyer Fredricks, “Any of My Trouble” | Bourgeois Guitars

May 5, 2016
 
The winner of "The Voice" plays his original song on a Bourgeois OMSC guitar at The Music Emporium in Massachusetts.
 
 
 
 

Evie Ladin Band: “Ease On Down”

By: Dan Gabel
April 13, 2016
 
Peghead Nation's clawhammer banjo instructor plays a new song from her forthcoming album, "Jump the Fire," live in our studios.
 
 
 
 

Evie Ladin Band: “Ease On Down”

By: Dan Gabel
April 13, 2016
 
Peghead Nation's clawhammer banjo instructor plays a new song from her forthcoming album, "Jump the Fire," live in our studios.
 
 
 
 

Deering Introduces Artisan Goodtime Banjos

April 5, 2016
 
The new Artisan Goodtime banjos feature a new Midnight Maple fingerboard and beautiful new appointments, and retain the Classic Goodtime playability and rich tone.
 
 
 
 

Deering Introduces Artisan Goodtime Banjos

April 5, 2016
 
The new Artisan Goodtime banjos feature a new Midnight Maple fingerboard and beautiful new appointments, and retain the Classic Goodtime playability and rich tone.
 
 
 
 

LR Baggs | Peter Frampton Interview

March 25, 2016
 
Peter Frampton talks about his guitar influences, his acoustic guitars, and his current tour and album, Acoustic Classics.
 
 
 
 

LR Baggs | Peter Frampton Interview

March 25, 2016
 
Peter Frampton talks about his guitar influences, his acoustic guitars, and his current tour and album, Acoustic Classics.
 
 
 
 

Mike Compton and Joe Newberry, “I Know Whose Tears”

By: Dan Gabel
March 22, 2016
 
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor and his duo partner play an original song during their recent West Coast tour.
 
 
 
 

Mike Compton and Joe Newberry, “I Know Whose Tears”

By: Dan Gabel
March 22, 2016
 
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor and his duo partner play an original song during their recent West Coast tour.
 
 
 
 

LR Baggs | Peter Frampton, “Show Me The Way”

March 14, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents Peter Frampton playing an acoustic version of "Show Me The Way" live in Nashville.
 
Peter Frampton
 
 
Peter Frampton
 

LR Baggs | Peter Frampton, “Show Me The Way”

March 14, 2016
 
LR Baggs presents Peter Frampton playing an acoustic version of "Show Me The Way" live in Nashville.
 
 
 
 

Della Mae | “Boston Town”

January 25, 2016
 
Watch a live performance of "Boston Town" by Della Mae, with Courtney Hartman and Celia Woodsmith both playing their Bourgeois guitars.
 
 
 
 

Della Mae | “Boston Town”

January 25, 2016
 
Watch a live performance of "Boston Town" by Della Mae, with Courtney Hartman and Celia Woodsmith both playing their Bourgeois guitars.
 
 
 
 

Deering Wood Room Sessions | Gayle Skidmore

December 18, 2015
 
Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Gayle Skidmore dropped into the Deering Banjo factory to play her song "The Impossible Sum."
 
 
 
 

Deering Wood Room Sessions | Gayle Skidmore

December 18, 2015
 
Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Gayle Skidmore dropped into the Deering Banjo factory to play her song "The Impossible Sum."
 
 
 
 

Maxwell Hughes | “No Name”

November 29, 2015
 
LR Baggs presents fingerstyle guitarist and songwriter Maxwell Hughes performing his original instrumental "No Name."
 
 
 
 

Maxwell Hughes | “No Name”

November 29, 2015
 
LR Baggs presents fingerstyle guitarist and songwriter Maxwell Hughes performing his original instrumental "No Name."
 
 
 
 

Dave Rawlings Machine Performance

By: Dan Gabel
November 23, 2015
 
Watch a four-song performance by the Dave Rawlings Machine, including Peghead Nation fiddle instructor Brittany Haas, in the KEXP studio.
 
 
 
 

Dave Rawlings Machine Performance

By: Dan Gabel
November 23, 2015
 
Watch a four-song performance by the Dave Rawlings Machine, including Peghead Nation fiddle instructor Brittany Haas, in the KEXP studio.
 
 
 
 

Mary Chapin Carpenter, “I Have a Need for Solitude”

November 18, 2015
 
Mary Chapin Carpenter plays her custom Huss & Dalton OO-SP in the studio in this take on her song from the album "The Age of Miracles."
 
 
 
 

Mary Chapin Carpenter, “I Have a Need for Solitude”

November 18, 2015
 
Mary Chapin Carpenter plays her custom Huss & Dalton OO-SP in the studio in this take on her song from the album "The Age of Miracles."
 
 
 
 

Albatross: “Hope You Find What You’re Looking For”

October 29, 2015
 
LR Baggs presents Albatross performing "Hope You Find What You're Looking For" live in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
 

Albatross: “Hope You Find What You’re Looking For”

October 29, 2015
 
LR Baggs presents Albatross performing "Hope You Find What You're Looking For" live in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
 

The Joes and Friends, “Missouri Borderland”

By: Dan Gabel
October 27, 2015
 
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor Joe Walsh plays with Joe Newberry, Joe Craven, Rob Ickes, Trey Hensley, and others during a late-night session at the 2015 IBMA Conference.
 
 
 
 

The Joes and Friends, “Missouri Borderland”

By: Dan Gabel
October 27, 2015
 
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor Joe Walsh plays with Joe Newberry, Joe Craven, Rob Ickes, Trey Hensley, and others during a late-night session at the 2015 IBMA Conference.
 
 
 
 

Clive Carroll: Composing Workshop

July 29, 2015
 
ELIXIR® Strings Artist Series presents Clive Carroll discussing his composition "Eliza's Eyes," and how he approaches writing for solo guitar.
 
 
 
 

Clive Carroll: Composing Workshop

July 29, 2015
 
ELIXIR® Strings Artist Series presents Clive Carroll discussing his composition "Eliza's Eyes," and how he approaches writing for solo guitar.
 
 
 
 

ELIXIR Strings Artist Series: Chris Tomlin

July 2, 2015
 
GRAMMY Award winning songwriter Christ Tomlin talks about the songwriting process, performing, and why Elixir strings work so well for him.
 
 
 
 

ELIXIR Strings Artist Series: Chris Tomlin

July 2, 2015
 
GRAMMY Award winning songwriter Christ Tomlin talks about the songwriting process, performing, and why Elixir strings work so well for him.
 
 
 
 

Fishman SA220 Solo Performance System

March 4, 2015
 
The Fishman SA220 is a lightweight, powerful solution for exceptional sound quality and coverage in a wide variety of venues.
 
 
 
 

Fishman SA220 Solo Performance System

March 4, 2015
 
The Fishman SA220 is a lightweight, powerful solution for exceptional sound quality and coverage in a wide variety of venues.
 
 
 
 
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