CD

Joyland

Andy McKee (performer)
Title
Joyland
Performer
Andy McKee 1979-
Publisher
Razor & Tie, 2010
1 cd
Playing time
00:39:57
EAN
0805520300056
CDR
HKX6412
Placing suggestion
65 - Amusement: Instrumentaal (NBLC) P8 - Instrumentaal (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Andy McKee

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Andy McKee (born April 4, 1979, in Topeka, Kansas) is an American fingerstyle guitar player who has released five albums and been the subject of YouTube videos, garnering over 100 million views.

Life and career

McKee played his first guitar, an Aria nylon string bought by his father, at age 13. Initially underwhelmed by his guitar lessons, McKee began teaching himself how to play guitar. He began learning shred guitar music, including songs by Metallica, Eric Johnson, and Joe Satriani. McKee's electric guitar-playing cousin inspired him to continue learning, taking him out for his 16th birthday to see a guitarist named Preston Reed perform live at a clinic. McKee later bought an instructional videotape from Reed and began to learn many of his acoustic guitar techniques from it. Later that year, with his mother's permission, he obtained his GED in order to quit attending high school and play …Read more on Wikipedia