For his 16th birthday, his father took him to his first concert: Mötley Crüe's Girls, Girls, Girls Tour. It was the night I realized that no matter what it takes, I was gonna be on that stage one day." At the age of 18, he packed up his possessions and moved to Hollywood to begin his career.
Eventually, he joined the group Barracuda and toured with the band for two years.
If you wanna have some fun playing with my rockabilly band, check out this new jam tracks CD "Jam With The Jime" .
I wrote two e Books about playing rockabilly guitar.
One for beginners called "How to play rockabilly guitar, and get good, fast!
It seems like a big subject and I am looking to the expertise of this board to educate me. I thought most folks knew that any kind of bug spray or lotion with Deet in it will just eat right though a lacquer finish.
This would be a great reason to buy the book :-) HOWEVER!
That’s not the sole reason why it's a great book :-( Many writers have contributed and all the important artists have been covered. The weird thing about the book is that's it's actually a good read for both beginners and old-timers like me. This book is also full of great pics and anecdotes, but you should really check it out for yourself! Here's a link to it on Amazon: Rockabilly: The Twang Heard 'Round the World: The Illustrated History I never heard anything better than a Fender if we're talking about the big manufacturers.
His mother was a classically trained pianist who began teaching him about music as a toddler.
He would ride to his job in the corn fields on the bus with a guitarist from a local band, who would teach him a new chord each day on a fret that they had carved into the back of a bus seat with a pocket knife.