Category Guitar

Russell Jackson

Dean Lesley West Signature Model

Dean Leslie West Signature Model

Russell Jackson grew up in Kansas City, Kansas and now resides in Phoenix, Arizona.  He has been playing guitar since 1973.  His friend gave him a Kalamazoo SG, (Gibsons’ budget line from the 60’s), and he learned how to play “Proud Mary” with three chords...

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How I Fell In Love With Guitar

How I Fell In Love With Guitar

How I Fell In Love With Guitar

My mother purchased an inexpensive guitar for her three daughters.  I was the youngest one.  I had the most interest in learning the guitar.  She bought a guitar because it was inexpensive and portable.  I also wanted a piano but she refused to buy me one.  She said it is too expensive...

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A Lefty Playing Right Handed Guitar

A Lefty Playing Right Handed Guitar

A Lefty Playing Right Handed Guitar

I grew up as a left handed individual.  I wrote with my left hand.  I played tennis with my left hand.  But the guitar in my house growing up was right handed.  So I became a lefty playing right handed guitar.   It felt comfortable.  I did not know any better...

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