Category Archives: Inspiration

This Drawing Deserves its Own Post

Tonight I came across this drawing that I considered using for an upcoming collection of Harmonica Face pictures (Send me a picture of you playing the harp!) but it was so good that I had to give it its own

This Drawing Deserves its Own Post

Tonight I came across this drawing that I considered using for an upcoming collection of Harmonica Face pictures (Send me a picture of you playing the harp!) but it was so good that I had to give it its own

Chilly Gonzales Doesn’t Play the Harmonica

But that man is an absolute genius on the piano!  If you’ve never had the pleasure of listening to Chilly Gonzales, I invite you, one and all, to sample his wares.  His most recent album, Solo Piano II follows up

Chilly Gonzales Doesn’t Play the Harmonica

But that man is an absolute genius on the piano!  If you’ve never had the pleasure of listening to Chilly Gonzales, I invite you, one and all, to sample his wares.  His most recent album, Solo Piano II follows up

Brendan Power Builds a Song on a Loop Box

This morning I came across a video by Brendan Power in which he plays a variation on Little Walter’s “My Babe” using a TC Helicon Voicelive Touch (looper/harmonist/effects box) and a Korg Pandora multi-effect box.  I really want one of

Brendan Power Builds a Song on a Loop Box

This morning I came across a video by Brendan Power in which he plays a variation on Little Walter’s “My Babe” using a TC Helicon Voicelive Touch (looper/harmonist/effects box) and a Korg Pandora multi-effect box.  I really want one of

A Wordless Lesson on How to Play the Blues

I discovered Rebecca J. Wenger a while back on Reddit but forgot all about posting her video here.  I really like the simplicity with which she approaches the basics of blues.  Sure, she may be no Little Walter, but she

A Wordless Lesson on How to Play the Blues

I discovered Rebecca J. Wenger a while back on Reddit but forgot all about posting her video here.  I really like the simplicity with which she approaches the basics of blues.  Sure, she may be no Little Walter, but she

I want your pictures of harmonica face! (seriously)

Earlier in the year I put together a blog post of harmonica art I had come across in my Google journeys.  Well, I want to do another such posting, but this time with photographs instead of paintings.  So I want

I want your pictures of harmonica face! (seriously)

Earlier in the year I put together a blog post of harmonica art I had come across in my Google journeys.  Well, I want to do another such posting, but this time with photographs instead of paintings.  So I want

Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three

You ever hear a song that perks your spirits up and makes you want to hear it again?  And then you find yourself humming it for the next 2 days?  Listening to Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three was

Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three

You ever hear a song that perks your spirits up and makes you want to hear it again?  And then you find yourself humming it for the next 2 days?  Listening to Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three was

The Coolest Thing Happened to Me the Other Night

The other night I was on one of my usual harmonica walks through the neighborhood when I noticed that one of the houses I was passing had all of its windows open and was playing music so loud that I

The Coolest Thing Happened to Me the Other Night

The other night I was on one of my usual harmonica walks through the neighborhood when I noticed that one of the houses I was passing had all of its windows open and was playing music so loud that I