El McMeen


Format: CD

Genre:  Folk/Celtic

Tracks:  17

Playing time:  45 minutes

Availability (out of 3):  2

Related website(s):  http://elmcmeen.com

My rating: 9/10

I like…  The clean, adept, sonorous, evocative playing

I’m less keen on…  Nothing really, though some would prefer the addition of other instruments and/or the inclusion of other genres


 I first came across El McMeen through guitar tutorial material produced by Stefan Grossman. Many of the tunes on this album are featured on an El McMeen guitar instructional DVD.

The CD  is a selection of Irish music, mainly traditional, played solo on acoustic steel-strung guitar. Continue reading “El McMeen”