Turn It Up Tuesday!

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December 11, 2012 by esarsea

Eric Gales not only plays a right-handed guitar left-handed, he doesn’t bother to restring it so the low E is at the upper side of the neck…so the strings are actually in reverse order from that of a typical guitar. I was surprised to learn that this unusual style of playing is not that uncommon. Other guitarists who play this way include Doyle Bramhall II, Dick Dale (King of the ‘Surf Guitar’), Bob Geldof, Coco Montoya and Albert King. What is uncommon however is the fact that Eric Gales is naturally right-handed!

Enjoy, and Turn It Up!

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3 thoughts on “Turn It Up Tuesday!

  1. Eric Gales has a Great Vibe. Saw him at Dallas Guitar Festival, and Experience Hendrix Tour thru Portland. Stellar player, and great smooth voice. Hella Player!

  2. […] on for a European tour later this year with blues-rock guitarist Eric Gales (who was featured in this ‘Turn It Up Tuesday’ back in December 2012) and drummer TC Tolliver whose resume […]

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