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Music Villa Recent Vibes


A Chat with Dick Boak, A Martin Guitar Legend
CATEGORY: Interviews
Our very own Paul Decker (owner of Music Villa) had the pleasure of sitting down with Dick Boak from Martin Guitars as he was in town for a Music Villa event. Dick recently announced his retirement from Martin Guitars and he shares some of his career highlights and most memorable artists he's collaborated with over an expansive career. Read On


Interview: Paul Reed Smith Talks Fishing, 50's Guitars, and Music Villa
CATEGORY: Interviews
Paul Decker sits down with PRS Founder, Paul Reed Smith in a VERY casual conversation about their fishing adventure, the history of Music Villa (and PRS's love for the store), and Paul's quest to create guitars inspired by history, but with innovative modern technology. Read On


John Bohlinger at Music Villa (Interview & Instrument Demos)
CATEGORY: Interviews
Our friend, John Bohlinger, spends the morning with us as we chat about his Premier Guitar videos, his touring gig, and all things guitar. Includes instrument demos (banjo, acoustic, electric, and pedal steel) and personal stories from multiple departments in the store. Enjoy! Read On


DARRELL SCOTT Playing Pogreba Resonator Guitars
CATEGORY: Interviews
Legendary artist, DARRELL SCOTT stops by the Music Villa studios to play a couple resonator guitars built by Bozeman luthier, Larry Pogreba. What a treat!!! Read On


“Live Oak” by Tim May & Steve Smith
CATEGORY: Interviews
In this bonus episode of “Gurzi Guitar Sessions” Mike welcomes renowned pickers, Tim May (guitar) and Steve Smith (mandolin) for a quick interview and a performance of their original tune, “Live Oak” from their “Murder of Crows” album. Enjoy! Read On

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