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Rob Michael
Works at Finding the Good Notes
Attended Musician's Institute
Lives in SF Bay Area
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We love you & miss you terribly. Happy birthday BB King.
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We're going through a bad time, Rob. At some point in time, live actual music will be a prized part of civilisation again!
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My newest, most effective compact guitar FX pedal!!

Serial #1 still available....
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In the Spirit of America -- without all the shouting.

Combine an introspective mood, sultry chords with a light touch and the result can be a Patriotic Hymn devoid of politics.
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good one  bro
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These difficult times require difficult measures
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Genesis used 9/8 in Supper's Ready and 13/8 in Turn It On Again
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While in Nashville a couple of months ago, a young guitar hotshot Tanner Duckworth turned me onto this cool guitar device: the Pitch-Key.

It's for quickly re-tuning a string back and forth between different pitches: drop D for me. Inexpensive and effective.

Thanks Tanner!
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My office view after my solo guitar gig this past Saturday at Treasure Island.
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I enjoy playing music for weddings. I enjoy playing Led Zeppelin tunes.

This weekend, I'm playing a wedding during which I'll play almost exclusively Led Zeppelin songs.

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That had to be the best wedding ever!!
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This is the THICKEST #guitar  pick that I've ever tried.

See this Instagram video by @robmichaelguitar • 3 likes
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That's not a pick. That's a garden trowel.
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Bought my first pair of reading glasses and received my AARP card in the same week. it begins.
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I crashed my car just prior to heading to Nashville.

I ran to this fine gentleman and made what I thought was fair offer. Unfortunately, we were unable to make a deal on this fine car.
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the guy who could play 2 songs at the same time
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Hanging and playing in the lobby at CAAS and the sweetest little girl came to visit us.

Turns out her dad plays pretty good too.
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Hi! This is sweet.
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That jazz guitar guy
I've been a guitar nut since I was ten years old.

That long-haired guy with the guitar--that was me all through school (I know, the long-haired part is difficult to believe, but it's true!). 

I have always known what I wanted to do with my life and the guitar has been a near-constant companion. 

I'm so fortunate to have the privilege of “Living the Dream” of a pro muso: Playing gigs, recording albums, making videos, teaching--I love it.

Teaching music is something I've long been passionate about. I see 40-60 private students here in the San Francisco Bay area where I live. I also give Lessons Online via Skype, G+ via private hangout.

I also lead an amazing band the Atmos Trio.

You'll find me playing live and in-studio concerts on Youtube, offering tunes at a "Pay What You Want (even nothing)" price on my Global Music Store, or if you prefer, you can find my music on iTunes or Google Play.

I also have a growing community of visual artists and musicians of all levels at My Blog or you can subscribe to my spam-free Newsletter.

See you on 'The Other Side' and oh, if you've read this far, you might as well drop me a "Howdy!"

Dig the cool profile photos! +Rich Goudeau did them. Be sure to check out Rich.
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Twice played at Burning Man without getting sun burned.
  • Musician's Institute
    GIT, 1989
    Jazz Improvisation, Composition & Arranging
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