Managing editor Kevin Owens recently hosted a virtual meet-and-greet with fellow Acoustic Guitar editors and some of our wonderful contributors. We talked all-time favorite articles, top tips for guitar players, and a whole lot more. Check out a few highlights from the event here—then watch the full replay over on our Patreon. If you haven’t joined yet, there are tons of perks to explore—video lessons, songs to play, exclusive podcast episodes, plus more looks behind the scenes at AG. We’re excited to connect with you there!

Special thanks to our guests:

Kate Koenig. You’ll find that profile of Tom Crandall in the May 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar magazine. And be sure to sign up for Chord by Chord, a year-long video series where Kate will help you master your fretboard.

Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers. Read the Jerry Garcia and David Grisman interview in the January/February 1994 issue. And for some more recent work, check out Beyond Strumming, Play Guitar Like the Great Singer-Songwriters, or this much-requested lesson exploring James Taylor’s guitar style.

Pete Madsen. Check out Play the Blues Like… And this Weekly Workout for blues players.

Emile Menasché. Read Golden Jubilee: Bob Taylor, Richard Hoover, and Dana Bourgeois Reflect on 50 Years of Guitar Making, an interview with C.F. Martin’s first non-family CEO, and this popular profile of luthier Joshia de Jonge.

Gretchen Menn. If you haven’t already, get yourself a copy of The Way Music Works. Watch her Acoustic Guitar Sessions video here.

Ron Jackson. You’ll find some of Ron’s best Weekly Workout videos in Chords at Your Fingertips. Check out this lesson to learn economy picking.

Here’s Senior Editor Blair Jackson’s catalog of the guitars at Woodstock.

A big thank you to all the Patreon supporters and Sustaining Subscribers who joined us live. It was super fun to hang with you!