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Straight Ahead Blues (Demo)

Here is an improvised song from the vaults I dubbed “Straight Ahead Blues.” At the time I recorded this song, I was listening to a lot of the Clapton Unplugged album, which I still enjoy going back to from time to time. Same with the blues on acoustic guitar. Hope you enjoy.

Recorded in Holualoa, Hawai’i, 2/26/09.

Plaid Blues (Acoustic Blues Improv)

This little improv bit, dubbed Plaid Blues, was recorded between takes of another song I was working on and needed a break from.  Sometimes it’s good to switch gears while recording (especially when recording at home) and work on another song or just do some improvisation and see what comes out.  You may not always get a polished result, but you can return to working again on whatever it is you took a break from with a refreshed feeling.