Read the October 2015 Issue

Riffs: Olson Guitars (James Taylor), Stanley Jordan, Win a Martin, Hot Pickin Janitor

Jim Olson

Olson Guitars

from WCCO

Been wondering about that letter "O" on the headstock of James Taylor''s acoustics? It stands for Olson. Here''s a profile of Jim Olson from Minneapolis news station WCCO -- be sure to check out the video.
Stanley Jordan

Whatever Happened To Stanley Jordan?


Stanley Jordan burst onto the scene and blew us away but eventually disappeared. Well, almost. Here''s a snippet that brings you up to speed on the man who made Eddie''s hammering look easy. 
Jack Savoretti

Win a Martin

from gigwise

We know you love contests for free gear (don''t forget to sign up for ours), so we thought we''d pass along a link to this contest from our friends at gigwise. Their Martin giveaway is part of a promotion for the release of a new single from Jack Savoretti.
Andy Spencer

Player profile: Andy Spencer

from (Danbury, CT)

Here''s a nice write-up on a guy in Connecticut who does some pickin'' and works as a janitor to pay the bills. More power to him. Be sure to click on the audio clip.