Online Features

Online Features are articles written exclusively for fretboardjournal.com by our staff and writers. There isn’t room for everything in the magazine, so this is a place where you can read more about the things we love.

John Thomas
May 31, 2014

The death of the Brazilian rosewood guitar market has been greatly exaggerated.

So, here’s the story. Towards the end of May, 2014, well-meaning folks posted all over cyberspace that...

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Jason Verlinde
May 12, 2014

The Fretboard Journal doesn’t usually cover fiddlers (no frets on a violin, sadly), but when we learned that Stuart Duncan was about to hit the...

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Jason Verlinde
May 12, 2014

When we last talked to Noam Pikelny of the Punch Brothers, he was the first-ever...

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Jason Verlinde
April 22, 2014

By day, Dudley Connell is an Audio Archivist for the National Council for the Traditional Arts. By night, he plays guitar and sings in one of the most influential progressive bluegrass bands of...

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Jason Verlinde
April 22, 2014

Whether due to financial shortcomings, boredom, space constraints or restlessness, every guitarist has a tale of the “one that got away,” an instrument that we should have held onto,...

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