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Preston Thompson Guitars | Sunbursts

............ Preston Thompson Guitar luthiers Jason Hardesty and Simon Haycraft have been hard at wo....rk creating some amazing sunburst finishes here at Thompson. Their skill has been honed ov
A look at the beautiful sunburst finishes created in the Thompson Guitars shop. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/preston-thompson-guitars-sunbursts/

D’Addario | Cradle Capo

With its stainless steel........ self........centering design........ D................Addario................s Cradle Capo ensures even tension across the fretboard. Its adjustable micrometer lets yo
A new self-centering capo with an adjustable micrometer to dial in perfect pressure across all strings. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/new-products/daddario-cradle-capo/

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley: “Everwhere I Go Is a Long Way from Home” | LR Baggs

LR Baggs presents Trey Hensley and Rob Ickes performing ................Everywhere I Go is a Long Way from Home................. This session was filmed live at the LR Baggs studio at Soundcheck Nashville during the 20
The guitar and dobro duo performs a song off of the album The Country Blues in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/lr-baggs-rob-ickes-trey-hensley-everywhere-i-go/

Martin Guitar | An Intimate Look at the Stringing Process

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Watch as the finishing touches are put on a new Martin Guitar, from filing and polishing the frets to the first stringing of the guitar. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/martin-guitar-stringing-process/

Maegen Wells A-Style Mandolin and 15-Inch Archtop Guitar

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Luthier Maegen Wells discusses two of her instruments in the Peghead Nation video studio. https://pegheadnation.com/instruments-gear/fine-lutherie/maegen-wells-style-mandolin-and-15-inch-archtop-guitar/

New Course! Clawhammer Guitar with Steve Baughman

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Learn how to use the traditional clawhammer style of old-time banjo on the guitar. Join Steve now! https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/clawhammer-guitar-steve-baughman-new-course/

Mike Compton and Joe Newberry, “Please Baby”

Peghead Nation mandolin instructor Mike Compton was at the 2016 IBMA World of Bluegr....ass gathering with a full itinerary. The Soggy Bottom Boys........ the band Mike has been in since they provided the music for the hit movie O Brother
Peghead Nation mandolin instructor and his duo partner play Please Baby during a late-night set. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/live-onstage/mike-compton-and-joe-newberry-please-baby/

Shady Grove, Part 1: Basic Melody

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https://pegheadnation.com/string-school/courses/clawhammer-guitar/shady-grove-part-1-basic-melody/

Joe K. Walsh and Scott Nygaard: “Watson’s Blues”

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Peghead Nation mandolin and guitar instructors play a tune that Bill Monroe wrote and named after one of his favorite guitarists, Doc Watson. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/studio/nygaard-walsh-watsons-blues/

Molly Tuttle and Preston Thompson | At Carter Vintage Guitars

Molly Tuttle............plays the new DBA Preston Thompson Guitars dreadnought........ built with Brazilian rosewood and Adirondack spruce. Preston Thompson talks about the gui
Luthier Preston Thompson talks about the new Thompson dreadnought built for guitarist, songwriter, and singer Molly Tuttle. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/preston-thompson-guitars-molly-tuttle-carter-vintage-guitars/

Molly Tuttle, “You Didn't Call My Name” | Huss & Dalton

Molly Tuttle has been performing since she was 11 years old and is recognized as a ....master guitarist and powerful songwriter........ and she recently released her EP Rise. In this official video
The songwriter, guitarist, and singer in the official video for an original song from her album Rise. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/huss-dalton-molly-tuttle-you-didnt-call-my-name/

Listen to the Latest Broadcast of “Live from Here with Chris Thile”

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Peghead Nation is proud to sponsor the popular NPR show hosted by mandolin master Chris Thile and home to a talented band that includes our fiddle instructor Brittany Haas. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/listen-live-here-chris-thile-weekend/

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley: “Georgia on a Fast Train” | D’Addario

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley came together to join us in the 615 Sessions........ D................Addario........s showcase at Folk Alliance International 2018........ to perform ................Georgia on a Fast Train
The celebrated guitar and dobro duo stopped by DAddarios showcase at Folk Alliance and played a rousing version of this Billy Joe Shaver song. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/daddario-rob-ickes-trey-hensley-georgia-fast-train/

Lilly Hiatt: “So Much You Don't Know” | LR Baggs

LR Baggs presents singer........songwriter Lilly Hiatt playing her song ................So Much You Don................t Know................ live at the LR Baggs................ studio in Nashville during the 2017 Americana Festival. See more LR Baggs sessions from t
LR Baggs presents the singer-songwriter playing an original song from her album Trinity. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/lr-baggs-lilly-hiatt-so-much-you-dont-know/

Fender Acoustics | California Series Special

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Guitarist and songwriter Aaron Lee Tasjan demos the all solid-wood Fender California Series Special guitars. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/fender-guitars-california-special/

Molly Tuttle | Preston Thompson Guitars

While in Nashville for the Nashville Flatpick Camp........ guitarist Molly Tuttle received her new custom Preston Thompson Guitars dreadnought. Here.... she is playing the new guitar.
Guitarist, songwriter, and singer Molly Tuttle plays her brand new Preston Thompson dreadnought. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/preston-thompson-guitars-molly-tuttle/

Fender Acoustics | California Series Player

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Angela Petrilli demos Fenders affordable California Series Player acoustic guitars, with three body sizes, a solid Sitka spruce top, and great Fishman electronics. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/fender-guitars-california-player/

Shubb Capos | Chet Atkins

Shubb Capos have long been the choice of legendary guitarists. In this video........ Rick Shubb talks about one of his heros........ Chet Atkins........ using a Shubb on national television
Rick Shubb tells the story of watching Chet Atkins use a Shubb Capo on national television. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/shubb-capos-chet-atkins/

Fender Acoustics | California Series Classic

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Watch the demo of Fenders all solid-wood California Series Classic acoustic guitars. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/fender-guitars-california-classic1/

Preston Thompson Guitars | Brazilian Rosewood Binding

Here................s a look at some of the building process at Preston Thompson Guitars in Sisters........ Oregon. Luthier Kaleb Klein shows the steps in binding a guitar with Brazilian rosewood
Luthier Kaleb Klein shows the process of binding a custom Preston Thompson Guitar with Brazilian rosewood for Dream Guitars. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/preston-thompson-guitars-brazilian-rosewood-binding/

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A look at the beautiful sunburst finishes created in the Thompson Guitars shop.




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