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  • Pickin’: Learn ‘Sometime Next Summer’ by Master Flatpicker David Grier
    by Bill Evans

    From the September/October 2019 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY ADAM PERLMUTTER In his four-decade career in the bluegrass world and through his work with groups like Psychograss, David Grier has earned a reputation as a top-shelf flatpicker. His full brilliance is perhaps best witnessed, however, in his solo guitar work. “Sometime Next Summer,” from his 2014 album Fly

  • Guitar Guru: Is It “Right” to Experiment?
    by Kevin Owens

    From the April 2016 issue of Acoustic Guitar | By Dana Bourgeois Q: What do you feel are the “right” areas to try to improve upon the classic styles? What areas of design must remain true to vintage originals in order to preserve integrity, and what areas have wiggle room for experimentation? On a more personal note, do you still

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