I Love Music - Play Guitar

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 124 People

    The Best Christmas Present Ever, Twice!

    I was 12 or so, and that Christmas the folks got me an old acoustic. I played the heck out of it, taught myself all I could. I grew and got an electric and rocked that thing like no other, but my tastes expanded into country and bluegrass (I like everything). Well at 25 I pawned...
    JonnyCecil JonnyCecil
    31-35, M
    Mar 18, 2013

    Play Guitar

    Play guitar,That's me,A music lover,Can't stop playin'!
    storywriter2 storywriter2
    Sep 29, 2012

    Music Excites and Ignites My Soul

    I come from a musical family and have been playing it most of my life. At various stages I've played clarinet, saxiphone then moved on to guitar but my true love is singing and playing my bass. I've always been drawn to the low notes. Can't really explain why....I play in a great...
    bassplayer bassplayer
    46-50, M
    38 Responses Mar 12, 2008

    Well bass guitar but

    that works I guess... My girlfriend how ever plays almost every stringed unstrung under the sun.
    Holyhitman Holyhitman
    22-25, M
    Jan 11, 2014

    It's Not Easy To Pretend You're Ok

    You smile in front of your friends & your family, but deep inside you're bleeding of pains. You laugh, but deep inside you're crazy thinking of problems. You entertain people but even your self you cannot comfort. You're pretending very OK but in reality you feel like hell...
    bemybestbitch bemybestbitch
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 1, 2009

    My Lifeboat

    A lot of people say that they love music, and that they couldn't live without it, but, I have to say that most people don't actually mean it. For me, music is what keeps me from drowning in a world where I feel like I don't fit in. The only common ground I have with the billion...
    liverbird1 liverbird1
    1 Response Jul 4, 2009

    My Old Guitar

    Actually, it was my mother's but she never played it.  I picked it up one day and tuned it then struck each string and matched the sound to a note on the piano to work out the pitch of each string.  I noticed that some of my father's piano music had guitar chords on it...
    perseverer perseverer
    56-60, F
    12 Responses Dec 31, 2010
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