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Mike Cahen News

 

Recording in Spain. TBC.

 

The ST Custom Guitar built by luthier Salvador Soriano from Greyhound Guitars.

 

 The 'MOAB' project update. Here's a rough mix of 'Waving Bass' featuring bassist Steve York, Pat Buchmann on drums and Jak Bouniard.

 

 

Playing the Greyhound Guitars ST Custom model.                          

 

 

 Soundcheck with guitarist Pascal Corriu in Montpellier.

I've known Pascal since we met studying at the Guitar Institute of Technology in Los Angeles.

             During the concert singer songwriter Chris Gonzales with whom Pascal and myself have worked with came to jam.

 

Acoustic duo gigs in the South of France in Montpellier & Remoulins.

 

 First test of the custom Greyhound Guitars ST model in a small club setting straight into amp.

 

 

 Instrumentals produced and arranged by Steven Forward

 

 

 

 Recording sessions. Instrumental tracks.

 

 

Demo for Daguet Guitars at Guitare Village, Domont

 

Visual by Martney. Contact : Martney Communications

 

 

Workshop at UPEM- LACT. (Marne la Vallée University)

 

 Visual by Martney. Contact : Martney Communications

 

 

The 'Kalamazoo Gals' WWII Gibson guitar project update.

 

John Thomas a world authority in acoustic guitars has participated in many seminars across the world presenting his book The story of extraordinary women & Gibson's Banner guitars of WWII. John is currently presenting the 'Kalamazoo Gals' Gibson in Cremona Italy

 

 

July September Recording sessions 

 

Original acoustic tracks with arrangements and mixing by Steven Forward.

Krishna Black Eagle, american singer songwriter. Recording original tracks to be featured during his concert at the World Peace Day Concert , Central Park, N.Y.C.

 

 

 

'Mike's Music Connection' II workshop/clinic at Studio Bleu rehearsal studios, Paris.

Guests : Vincent Loret from VL Effects Custom Shop presenting the High Tone VL20 handwired amp.

 

 

'Mike's Music Connection' I workshop at Studio Bleu rehearsal studios, Paris

Guests:  Alain Decampos (drums) and Marten Ingle (bass)

Vincent Loret from VL Effects Custom Shop presenting the new 20w High Tone amp featuring 6V6 power tubes.

 

 

 

The Holy Grail Guitar Show, Berlin .

 Demos for M Tone Guitars (U.S), Daguet Guitars (Fr), Ergon Guitars (P) and San Lorenzo Guitars (Fr)

Interview for Premier Guitar Magazine interview for M-Tone Guitars.

 

 

 

 

One of the highlights of the 2018 Holy Grail Guitar show was meeting Fretboard Magazine author John Thomas.

John brought two guitars to the show: A WWII 'Kalamazoo Gals' Gibson featured in the short video below and another acoustic destined for Eric Clapton.

 

 

Here's a trailer for John Henry's book 'Kalamazoo Gals' on the ladies who built guitars for Gibson during WWII.

 

Kalamazoo Gals from John Thomas on Vimeo.

 

 


GIGS AND EVENTS

Mike Cahen gigs and events

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018

 

  • NOVEMBER

 

Montpellier, France : Acoustic concert with fellow Musician's Institute alumni the great guitarist Pascal Corriu.

Remoulins, France : Acoustic concert with special guests !

 

 

  • OCTOBER

 

Daguet Day at Guitare Village. Demos for luthier Roger Daguet at Guitare Village.

 

Marten Ingle Band

 

  • SEPTEMBER

 

Private event : at Le Mans with Jacques Bouniard.

 

  • MAY

 

5 - 6Holy Grail Guitar Show. Berlin, Germany.

Demos for :

Ergon Guitars, Adriano Sérgio, Portugal     

San Lorenzo Guitars, France  

Vila Guitars, Spain 

Daguet Guitars, France

M-Tone Guitars, video demo U.S for Premier Guitar Magazine U.S

Berlin Jam Night Concert

With luthiers Gunnar Sigurdsson (Iceland), Fran Rodrigues (Spain) and Mike Hembury at the Estrel Convention Center

 

  • MARCH

4. Mike Cahen - Roger Inniss Band 

3. Mike Cahen - Roger Inniss Band 

 

  • FEBRUARY

2. Marten Ingle & Friends. L'Intervalle

 

  • JANUARY

27 Soul & Country Band