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David Hodge

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  1. Tony
    February 18th, 2013 @ 10:48 am

    How about a lesson on “the Year of the Cat”?

    • David Hodge
      February 18th, 2013 @ 11:20 am

      Hi Tony

      That would definitely be fun. We’ll have to see if we can purchase the rights to use it.

      Thanks for the suggestion.


  2. Guitar Lessons Chester
    May 20th, 2013 @ 10:19 am

    I turn 36 this year, never realised I was a snake…. Cool! ;)

  3. greg anderson
    June 13th, 2013 @ 9:33 am

    al stewart’s year of the cat is one of my all time favorite albums. although usually thought of as piano-based the record is chock full of brilliant guitar solos and accompaniments. a great example to use for arranging piano music for solo guitar.

  4. Nicholas Watson
    December 5th, 2013 @ 9:50 pm

    You should post more! Also, I turned 24 and I feel like I suck more than ever. I am in the Air Force so do not get enough time to play like I want :(

    Greetings from North Dakota by the way!

  5. DW
    February 27th, 2014 @ 11:37 am

    Inspiration can come from anything. If it’s an excuse to celebrate the New Year and write a song about a snake, I say let it fly! Great image of a snake / guitar BTW!