55 episodes

This podcast is created by GMI - Guitar And Music Institute. GMI produces free online guitar tuition, guitar publications, guitar HD video and lots more including our guitar player forum. This series of guitar podcasts will feature interviews with professional guitarists and musicians of note, guitar lessons, music tuition, discussion about guitar gear amongst many different topics. If you play guitar then subscribe get the latest news, views and discussion from some of the finest guitarists and guitar tuition ideas on the web.

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This podcast is created by GMI - Guitar And Music Institute. GMI produces free online guitar tuition, guitar publications, guitar HD video and lots more including our guitar player forum. This series of guitar podcasts will feature interviews with professional guitarists and musicians of note, guitar lessons, music tuition, discussion about guitar gear amongst many different topics. If you play guitar then subscribe get the latest news, views and discussion from some of the finest guitarists and guitar tuition ideas on the web.

    Episode 55 – Gavin Jack on Slide Guitar

    Episode 55 – Gavin Jack on Slide Guitar

    Gavin Jack is one of GMI's online tutors and is much in demand as both a player and teacher of guitar. One playing style that always has a line of interested players lining up is slide guitar.







    In this podcast, Gavin talks about his early interest in the subject of slide and how he has developed it into the performance standard playing style he now posesses.







    Gavin also demonstrates various techniques in the podcast as well as contributing the opening music.







    Jamie Akers recording session London, England.















    Podcast Ep 54 – Table Of Contents









    * 0.00 - 1.31 Introduction







    * 1.32 When did you start playing guitar?







    * 4.22 Once playing, where did you start heading stylistically?







    * 8.06 How did you discover slide guitar?







    * 11.40 Slide in advertising.







    * 13.40 Examples of slide demonstrated by Gavin.







    * 15.25 What are the roots of slide guitar?







    * 17.00 What you have to do if learning to play slide guitar.







    * 19.39 Guitars used in playing slide guitar.







    * 22.07 Gavin's free slide pack to be released by GMI.







    * 24.23 Demonstrating "Jesus Gonna Make Up My Dying Bed".







    * 27.29 More information on Gavin's upcoming projects.







    * 32.10 Who to listen to to hear examples of slide guitar.







    * 35.22 Slide demonstration with Travis picking.

















    Short Video Of Gavin In Performance









    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c8UDH4HbLFM









    CONNECT WITH GAVIN







    LEARN GUITAR WITH GAVIN - COMING SOON

    • 37 min
    Episode 54 – Federico Bruera

    Episode 54 – Federico Bruera

    Federico Bruera is not a household name in Latin guitar...yet, but you never know! In this latest podcast, Ged Brockie speaks to the guitar player who has travelled half way across the world and is now settled in a small town in the east of Scotland.







    "Fede", as he is called by friends and family alike, shares his journey not only in terms of the physical relocation away from South America, but also his artistic journey which has included some amazing twists and turns.







    GMI is both delighted to be working with Fede who is creating a new line of downloadable, digital Latin guitar lessons which will soon be heard around the globe!







    Jamie Akers recording session London, England.















    Podcast Ep 54 – Table Of Contents









    * 1.18 Introduction







    * 2.24 Fede's background and early life.







    * 13.26 Musical influences from family.







    * 21.57 Winning a national youth rock band award.







    * 28.07 Moving to London.







    * 38.13 Living life as a busker in the London Tube.







    * 53.18 Moving away from London.







    * 58.28 Fede's current work and studies.







    * 1.04.14 East Cost FM radio show.







    * 1.05.48 Fede's new series about Latin guitar on GMI.

















    FEDE'S FREE LATIN GUITAR LESSON - COMING SOON















    FEDE'S PAID LATIN GUITAR LESSON - COMING SOON















    CONNECT WITH FEDE







    Fede's website can be found by clicking HERE.







    East Coast FM where Fede has is radio show on Wednesdays and can be found HERE.















    LEARN GUITAR WITH FEDE - COMING SOON

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Episode 53 – New Album Release From James Akers

    Episode 53 – New Album Release From James Akers

    James Akers has been part of GMI for over four years and in that time he has created some incredibly popular books that have sold the world over.







    It's great to hear that James has been back in the studio recording. In this podcast, you'll learn all about his new project, the other high end work that he's been undertaking and why castles rank so high in his consciousness!







    Jamie Akers recording session London, England.















    Podcast Ep 53 – Table Of Contents









    * 1.33 The name of the new album...







    * 2.55 Song extract 1.







    * 4.59 Discussing the song.







    * 7.25 Thoughts about soundscapes.







    * 10.02 Song extract 2.







    * 13.40 Jamie's background.







    * 16.13 The new book!







    * 20.35 Song extract 3.







    * 22.33 Album artwork, castles and keeps.







    * 26.33 Listening to the new album - streaming websites.







    * 27.50 Playing in Opera.







    * 35.35 Song extract 4.

















    The Artwork For Jamie's New Book







    Here is a sneak peak at the artwork for Jamie's new book which will feature many of the songs played by Jamie on his new album. We'll update this page with links to the new book once GMI publishes it which should be around the end of September 2022.















    Listen To The Album "I Once Loved a Lass".









    https://youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5uy_lKp3sZFiw-RPQct-EUmphGoyO89QsR_nM











    https://open.spotify.com/album/0eKn4Q0a96mLtsJw3qiHJ5?si=1Z4DjHwDQnapdCf57aPfJg









    ON APPLE







    https://music.apple.com/gb/album/i-once-loved-a-lass/1638474296







    ALSO AVAILABLE ON AMAZON







    https://music.amazon.co.uk/albums/B0B835KYW9?ref=dm_sh_am4a_5RlyIRPga8VgaWpIQBt2lJ0cs

    • 40 min
    Episode 52 – Interview With Kostas Vaporidis

    Episode 52 – Interview With Kostas Vaporidis

    Greek guitarist player, teacher and composer Kostas Vaporidis has joined the GMI team on our new website for guitar players titled GMI Premium. Kostas talks about Greek music, Danish Kings and the problem with Youtube!



     



























    In this wide ranging interview, professional guitarist and composer Kostas Vaporidis talks about his life in music as a pro player working in Greece. Kostas will also discuss his plans for GMI Premium as a new member of the team. 



    Podcast Ep 51 – Table Of Contents









    * 1.35 Introduction

    * 2.09 Moving abroad to study.

    * 3.43 Music education in Greece.

    * 6.34 The musical background of Kostas.

    * 9.18 How the economic crisis in 2010 affected the Greek music industry.

    * 11.54 Classical music in Greece.

    * 16.13 Big surprise!

    * 18.04 Studying film scoring.

    * 20.02 Young people and a journey into music.

    * 23.25 How Youtube tuition seems to work...

    * 24.39 Animation for GMI Premium lessons.



    Check out Kostas's playing, some lovely chromatic movement going on here:





    And here is another video example:

       

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    As a listener of our podcast we offer you 15% of any and all of our products found on the GMI Guitar Store. Visit our store by clicking the link, choose the products you wish and on checkout look for the COUPON CODE area. Add this code "GMI01" (no parenthesis!) and you will receive 15% of the total price of your entire order (cannot be combined with any other offer from GMI). NOTE: COPY & PASTE THE CODE AS SHOWN AS SOME CUSTOMERS HAVE INPUTTED THE CODE INCORRECTLY AND NOT RECEIVED THE 15% DISCOUNT.











    Links To Kostas:

    Linkedin 

    • 30 min
    Episode 51 – Trevor Gordon Hall’s Latest Album Release

    Episode 51 – Trevor Gordon Hall’s Latest Album Release

    Prolific guitarist and composer Trevor Gordon Hall has just released his latest album "This Beautiful Chaos". Ged Brockie from GMI discusses this and many other things including meditation with one of American's rising acoustic stars



























    If you've never heard of Trevor Gordon Hall then you are in for a treat. A wonderfully evocative writer and performer, Trevor discusses his art, the people that he has worked and recorded with as well as touring in this far reaching interview.

    Youtube links which also features the "Kalimbatar" which Trevor spoke about within the podcast.

    1.  This Beautiful Chaos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OSNbIA2Zd0k

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OSNbIA2Zd0k

    2.  Kalimbatar: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lo9kGHYn_bI

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lo9kGHYn_bI

    3.  Clair de Lune: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGBNqr4EDWM

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGBNqr4EDWM

    4.  Midnight and Raining: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-CH29RRiP4

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-CH29RRiP4

    5.  The Blue Hour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-YBfvFMMs4

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-YBfvFMMs4

    You'll also be able to sample some of the music from his latest album release This Beautiful Chaos which Trevor kindly allowed GMI to use within this podcast.

     

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    GET 15% OF ALL GMI PRODUCTS AT OUR ONLINE STORE







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    • 45 min
    Episode 50 – GMI Podcast Retrospective

    Episode 50 – GMI Podcast Retrospective

    Not Exactly In The Blink Of An Eye, The GMI Podcast Finally Hits Fifty













    Our podcast has now hit fifty episodes and we thought it be a great chance to relive some of the funnier and also poignant moments from the array of wonderful musicians, inventors and those connected with the music industry.















    Ged Brockie has picked twelve exerts from forty nine previous podcasts which will hopefully bring a chuckle or remind you of a previous interviewee or perhaps interest you in a podcast episode you've never listened to yet. Enjoy!



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    The GMI guitar shop is powered by Shopify and we connect with hundreds of people all over the globe every month. If you, like thousands of other people would like to create a new income stream then there's probably no better way than with Shopify. Click the banner below to get a 14 day free trial through GMI and you'll also be helping to support GMI as we do receive a small one of fee for any new stores opened.









     

    GET 15% OF ALL GMI PRODUCTS AT OUR ONLINE STORE







    As a listener of our podcast we offer you 15% of any and all of our products found on the GMI Guitar Store. Visit our store by clicking the link, choose the products you wish and on checkout look for the COUPON CODE area. Add this code "GMI01" (no parenthesis!) and you will receive 15% of the total price of your entire order (cannot be combined with any other offer from GMI). NOTE: COPY & PASTE THE CODE AS SHOWN AS SOME CUSTOMERS HAVE INPUTTED THE CODE INCORRECTLY AND NOT RECEIVED THE 15% DISCOUNT.











    Podcast Ep 50 – Table Of Contents







    2.28 Episode 30 - TIM CLARKE DISCUSSES NIAGRA FALLS AND LOG CABINS.

    7.48 Episode 6 - CALUM MALCOLM DISCUSSES LINN RECORDS & STEPHANE GRAPPELLI.

    12.51 Episode 42 - PHIL CURRAN DISCUSSES BREAKING INTO THE FILM MUSIC INDUSTRY.

    21.22 Episode 32 - MELINA KRUMOVA DISCUSSES HER ONLINE MUSICIAN PLATFORM DROOBLE.

    27.54 Episode 23 - SAM THARP DISCUSSES HIS INSTRUMENT LENDING SITE FRETISH.

    32.34 Episode 49 - JONNY TAIT DISCUSSES THE ROLE OF LAWYERS WITHIN MUSIC.

    40.00 Episode 4 - PHILLIP THORNE MBE DISCUSSES CLASSICAL GUITAR EDUCATION.

    46.47 Episode 43 - JEAN JOHNSON DISCUSSES MUSICIANS AND LEARNING TO LIVE WITH THE PANDEMIC

    50.35 Episode 26 - CLAUDIO PAGELLI DISCUSSES IF THE GUITAR IS LOOSING IT'S APPEAL & THE ENVIROMENTAL CONCERNS.

    57.23 Episode 40 - a href="https://www.

    • 1 hr 24 min

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