19
Jan

Look what popped up in my Google news feed.

Something to listen to while you read. (new window) OK, this is silly, I know, but it made me smile. I was checking the weather on my Nexus 6, a Google phone. On my phone if I swipe left from my home screen I get a news feed based on my interests. I am,… more »
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16
Jan

How to record a 12-string guitar. Check out this DanG Rig.

I get this question a lot so I thought this time I would make a post about it so I can explain why I do what I do when I amplify or record my twelve-string guitar. When I record, I prefer to use a Blumlein Pair. The mics that do that best are kind of… more »
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24
Dec

How to fingerpick a 12-string guitar

I want to talk about right hand finger-picking technique for a minute. I watch a lot of videos online and I see a common problem that is holding a bunch of you back. Please let me fix that with a thing I learned from my early years of Flamenco guitar… more »
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3
Dec

Songs from The Wildrose Charcoal Kilns (part one)

We were on our way home from a really fun wine tour when we decided to take a detour. We've been on the lookout for a good location to play some music and shoot video. We decided to go to the Wildrose Charcoal Kilns in Death Valley. It was kind of on… more »
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30
Aug

Why I play the twelve string guitar

The other day, in a Facebook thread in a huge guitar group, a guitar player asked, "Why do you play the 12-string?" He said he just didn't "get it." Granted, he was young, a mostly electric guy with a few cheap acoustic guitars. So this guy, we'll call… more »
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24
Mar

For My Little Girl

For My Little Girl   11/25/79   I’d like to introduce you to my child And I’d like to talk to you, for a little while Please be careful don’t end the world Leave something left for my little girl   She’s beautiful, looks like her mom A full-fl… more »
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16
Apr

Windy Road from the Pitstop Pub in Menifee, CA

I love this kinda stuff. Friday afternoon I get a call from my buddy J.A.M. of J.A.M.Kwest, a local roots reggae band and and old friend. He needs to fill out the show at the Pitstop that night. A few frantic phonecalls later and it's all setup. We get… more »
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23
Mar

Dan Grigor Crack In Time

Another cut from a delightful afternoon at the Callaway Winery enjoying wine, food and new friends at the Meritage Restaurant. The song, Crack In Time, is a sweet little jazz riff love song. For those moments when time just seems to stop. They always h… more »
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22
Mar

Dan Grigor In The Wind

From the lovely Meritage at Callaway Winery Grigor plays "In The Wind" for a very cool crowd. more »
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4
Nov

Grigor's Road Trip from The Pour House in Paso Robles

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26
Sep

Grigorian Chance Plays "Be Yourself" at Kimo's SF

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18
Sep

Dan plays Crazy at Kimo's 9/11/11

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