I previously mentioned that at the height of punk I went to my first major gig, a concert at Earls Court by rock
dinosaurs giants Queen. Recently I took a trip down memory lane by watching a video of that very event on YouTube.
The gig contained a defining moment in my life. After Brian May had completed a particularly impressive run during Brighton Rock, an impressionable 15 year old boy sitting in the front row who’d just been given a cheap acoustic guitar by a neighbour mouthed the word “WOW!!”. Bri spotted it and nodded at him. I went home determined to learn to play guitar like Brian1.
My first step was to replace the gut strings on my guitar with steel ones...Read More