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Songs: Movin' On (AGF CD Vol 1)

Website: http://www.myspace.com/markthomsonguitar

About the Music: "I'm just starting to write my own tunes, and this is uptempo one and fun to play. A lot of fingerstyle tunes tend to be slower so I thought this might provide some interesting contrast. I wanted to write something uptempo, with a bluesy feel, but which wasnt restricted to a 12 bar format. I came up with the intro first and worked from there. Inspired in part by Howard Emerson's wonderful playing and writing. It has a propulsive Bassline, and I have been trying to step my playing and writing up a notch, hence the title."

Instruments Used: "The guitar used was an Alan Arnold, Phoenix Jz (UK Luthier), number 58, October 2006, no cutaway.

Top: European Spruce
B/S: Ziricote
Neck and Binding : Curly Ash
Headplate, purfling, Rosette : Ziricote"

Tuning: Played in Open C tuning - CGCGCE

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03/01/10

The latest Acoustic Guitar Forum release includes 16 beautiful tracks from artists from around the world.

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12/03/09

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03/09/09
The Long-awaited sequel to Acoustic Guitar Forum 1 is now available! Acoustic Guitar Forum 2 features 17 amazing acoustic guitar tracks and one screamin' electric guitar solo! Get your copy today!
11/13/08

Acoustic Guitar Forum 1 is being played weekly on 3RPP Radio 98.7 FM in Melbourne Australia!

09/02/08
Acoustic Guitar Forum CD Volume 1 was played once again over the weekend on CKLN FM radio in Toronto. Congratulations to artists Joe Barbieri, Darryl Noda, and James Filkins, who were featured among artists such as Joni Mitchell during the Acoustic Routes radio show. Huge thanks to show host Noah Zacharin for playing our tunes!