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Flatpicking Guitar Magazine, Volume 18, Number 5
Flatpicking Guitar Magazine, Volume 18, Number 5

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Welcome to the digital download edition of the July/August 2014 issue of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine.  This is Volume 18, Number 5 of the magazine and in this issue we feature Happy Traum of Homespun Tapes fame on our cover.  We also feature Jon Neufeld, a guitarist from Portland, Oregon, who plays for Sugar Hill recording artist Black Prairie and the bluegrass band Jackstraw.  Additionally, we feature Max Newman, a contra dance guitar player from Massachusetts who plays with a popular touring contra dance band, The Stringrays.  Our regular columnists also have some very nice tunes for you to work with.  We hope you enjoy this edition of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine!

Table of Contents:

Happy Traum and "Buckdancer's Choice"        
Flatpick Profile: Max Newman & “Maysville”
Flatpicking Highlight: Jon Neufeld & “34 Wishes”
Gear Reviews      

Rhythm Guitar—Stuff in G by Joe Carr
Beginner’s Page:  “Home From The Forest” by Dan Huckabee
Kaufman’s Corner: “Stony Point” by Steve Kaufman
Taking It To The Next Level: “Kool Kitsch” by John Carlini
Nashville Flattop:  The Push by Brad Davis
“Over The Waterfall”   Orrin Starr
Creating Solos: “More Pretty Girls Than One”  by Dan Miller
“Beautiful Brown Eyes” Part II  by Dix Bruce
Improvisation “Back To Georgia” by Mike Maddux
Sharpening the Axe: Moveable Major Chords by Jeff Troxel
Flatpicking Fiddle Tunes: “Say Old Man” & “Lucy Campbell” by Adam Granger
Classic Bluegrass: “True Life Blues” by Steve Pottier
The Whole Shebang by Dan Crary

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