Author Archives: GuitarHarmonicaGuy

Mist On the Mountain

Here we go  – I’m playing guitar with harmonica on the traditional Irish tune Mist On the Mountain – I’m playing guitar in Dropped D tuning and playing a G harmonica with it. Mist On the Mountain is in the … Continue reading

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Star of County Down guitar harmonica

Star of County Down is a beautiful traditional Irish tune. I’m playing it here in A minor standard-tuned guitar, using a 10 hole diatonic harmonica. Added a little bit of outro at the end, including a held bent note down … Continue reading

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Tam Lin Guitar and Harmonica together

Matthew Shelton playing the Irish tune Tam Lin Guitar and Harmonica together. Song is in Aminor, guitar is in Drop D tuning.  Fun tune to play. The B part of TamLin is hard to play in the upper register because without … Continue reading

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Guitar Harmonica Rainstorm Jammin’

In terms of guitar-harmonica playing, playing during a big rainstorm is a lot of fun.  We’ve been having all kinds of downpours in the Atlanta area and they are GREAT to play an acoustic instrument with, but TERRIBLE for recording. … Continue reading

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Harmonica Hacker

Sometimes you start doing things simply because there is no other way for them to get done – I’ve become a harmonica hacker. After looking at all available harmonica models worldwide, checking with online modification options, and talking with people … Continue reading

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A Video Called “Jethro Tull: Ian Anderson ‘s Flute Solo” about jethro tull flute

This decision changed Rock history – Ian Anderson (most people think of him as "Jethro Tull" but that is his band's name) decided to concentrate on playing a silver flute instead of the guitar.  He chose to concentrate on a … Continue reading

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Guitar Hero Who Cares?

The days of the Guitar Hero are long gone – no one really cares anymore, except for guitar geeks here and there.  If you are a good guitar player, then that is great, but it is crazy to try to … Continue reading

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Guitar Harmonica Breathing!

Quite often you’ll see people playing their guitar and harmonica together (see video below!) where their harmonica playing sounds very hesitant, playing guitar-harmonica and breathing like they are afraid of it.  This is ok for a beginner, but it is … Continue reading

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Guitar-Harmonica Freak!

Well I gotta admit I am a total guitar harmonica freak.  What I absolutely love to do is to play the guitar and the harmonica together, with the harmonica being held in a harmonica rack. You just get this massive … Continue reading

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