Reviews

Reviews: Progressive Blues Lead Guitar Licks

Reviews: Progressive Blues Lead Guitar Licks

After years of just mucking around with guitar, and going through a few tutorial books on blues guitar, it was wonderful to come across Peter Gelling’s books. I’ve been using his Blues Guitar Licks book for a few months now, and try out the licks with some mates who have a jam at my place […]

Review: Progressive Blues Lead Guitar Method

Review: Progressive Blues Lead Guitar Method

If you don`t know anything about music theory … but you want to play Blues, this is the right book for you … it teaches you the most important concepts of music theory, introduces you to the most famous blues rhythms, teaches you the blues scale … [and] “From beginners to advanced guitarist…” is really […]

Reviews: Bluestime

Aria-nominated in the year 2000. Peter’s first solo release. Recorded partly in Adelaide, partly in Sydney, mixed at Electric Avenue, and mastered at Studio 301. Peter composed all but two of the tracks, wrote all the arrangements, and played guitar, bass, harmonica, keyboards and vocals, ably supported by guest appearances from some of Adelaide and […]

Reviews: Fortune

MusicOz Blues Award 2003 A contemporary blues album encompassing soul, jazz, gospel, funk and world music, loops and sound effects, and featuring the spectacular voice of Sydney (ex-Chicago) singer Doug Williams. Two songs from the album have already won awards – the 2003 MusicOz Blues Award for “Tell me Blues” and second prize in the […]

Reviews: It Seemed Like a Dream

Peter Gelling and Neal Pattman – 2001 Featuring Peter on guitar and American blues man Neal Pattman on vocals and harmonica. Neal was 70 years old, straight out of Georgia, and touring Australia – and the world – for the very first time when this live session was recorded. With a heritage that goes back to […]