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[Milestone Treat: The Michael Chapman Birthday Celebration] – Millstone Grit

Millstone Grit, released with Decca in 1973, marked a new beginning for Chapman who was looking for something new.  He wrote this album and intended it to be   “A Northern Six String Journeyman Minstrel”. Essentially, this is a guitarist album. … Continue reading

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Small Town Romance’s Michael Chapman Celebration Extravaganza!

For a quick access to this series posts’ The Michael Chapman Mixtape! Rainmaker (1969) Fully Qualified Survivor (1970) Window (1971) Wrecked Again (1972) Milestone Grit (1973) Deal Gone Done (1974) Savage Amusment (1976) The Man Who Hated Mornings (1977) Americana I+II (2001/2002) Plaindealer (2005) Time … Continue reading

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The Eternal Sunshine In Sean Smith’s Music

Sean Smith is an excellent guitarist and a visionary composer, in the field of steel-string guitar music. He proved it over the years with several releases, though his talent was exposed to the world much thanks to the fantastic Tompkins … Continue reading

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