Steve Baughman: Clawhammer Guitar

Anton EmeryNews, orkney tuning2 Comments

My friend and mentor Steve Baughnan just released two new clawhammer guitar videos up on youtube. They were filmed at Doug Young’s studio and showcase Steve’s tune “Wasilla Weed” as well as give a basic primer on the clawhammer technique. Steve has a new DVD out at CDBaby called the Power of Claw. So what is clawhammer guitar? In a … Read More

Doug Young’s New CD

Anton EmeryNews0 Comments

My friend Doug Young recently released a new cd, his second album entitled entitled Closing Time. It is a mixture of solo and ensemble acoustic guitar tunes that run the gamut from jazz to a traditional celtic piece. Doug put together some great arrangements on this album and its that variety that kept me drawn in. The opening track, The … Read More

Steve Baughman – Celtic guitar workshop and house concert, Portland

Anton EmeryNews0 Comments

My friend and mentor Steve Baughman is coming to Portland for a series of workshops and house concerts. You won’t want to miss this. More information below. San Francisco Guitarist Steve Baughman Visits Portland on Saturday May 7, 2011 for Workshops and Concert Contact Mark McPherson: Email:  mark@mahonia.com Google voice:  503-941-0205 Many local guitarists and fans of acoustic music will … Read More

Top 14 Celtic cd’s of 2010

Anton EmeryNews0 Comments

I am proud to announce that Noone Lasses made the list as one of the top 14 celtic cds of 2010 on Marc Gunn’s Celtic Music Blog. Marc hosts one of the largest celtic blogs on the internet, with a regular podcast and a large following. Thanks Marc for including my music. Here is what he had to say: Now … Read More

The Guitar Show with Andy Ellis

Anton EmeryNews0 Comments

I just wanted to let folks know I will be featured in the Players Spotlight section on the Guitar Show with Andy Ellis this Thursday. The Guitar Show features a wide variety of guitar related music, and I am honored that they chose me to be part of the show. Here are some different ways to tune in. Listen to … Read More

Comb Your Hair and Curl It

Anton EmeryNews2 Comments

My buddy William Bajzek recently made me aware of a great new cd, Comb Your Hair and Curl It.  It features Catherine Mcevoy on flute, Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh on fiddle, and Mícheál Ó Raghallaigh concertina. This is traditional irish music played at this finest, just the melody instruments with no accompaniment.  I highly reccomend it.  The rhythm and groove these … Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Gig

Anton EmeryNews2 Comments

I had a nice St. Patrick’s Day Gig at the Moon and Sixpence.  Two friends needed a backup guitarist at the last minute and gave me a call, thanks guys!  It was a fun time. Preston, myself, and John In my spare time i am trying to get in a regular amount of practice, and am mailing out alot of … Read More