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*Posted by Evan Hesse - Jan 2, 2018 * 4:37 PM

"Happy New Year!

To all our contributors, Happy New Year! We are still working on some last minute decisions regarding financing and hope to share new information with you in the following month. Thank you."

"THE VENTURES MOVIE" - Indiegogo Campaign :

"I support this Campaign !" - Ricardo Ventures

DON WILSON (Co-Founder and Rhythm Guitarist)

See what my dad (DON WILSON) has to say about "THE VENTURES MOVIE" (documentary) film. "You're gonna love it!" Please share this video or/and care via our INDIE GO-GO page ( THANK YOU!!! - Staci Layne Wilson


Friday, June 10, 2016


No grupo THE VENTURES, poderá apreciar dois estilos diferentes de tocarem as músicas (picking and left hand style) pelos guitarristas solo: O GERRY MCGEE, tocando com a sua Fender Stratocaster. Nascido em Louisiana, tem influência de blues e cajun. O pai dele Dennis (Denus) McGee foi um famoso músico e violinista da "cajun music" e um dos pioneiros neste estilo. Enquanto que o NOKIE EDWARDS, nascido em Oklahoma, tem influência de "country music". Já tocou com o legendário Buck Owens como guitarrista no início da carreira. Tem como ídolo o Chet Atkins e Les Paul. E tocando com a sua própria guitarra personalizada HitchHiker.

Amede' & Denus - Movie Trailer

Dennis McGee & Amédé Ardoin - Film "La Reel du Pendu" (Hangman's Reel) Andre Glandu, 1972

Gerry McGee (The Ventures) - "I Want To Go To Tokyo" (G.McGee-1997)

Eric Clapton & Gerry McGee - "Stormy Monday" - Swing Auditorium, 1975

Gerry McGee & Nokie Edwards - "Yesterday" (1984)

Nokie Edwards & Thom Bresh - Promotional EPK (Electronic Press Kit), 2010

My Nokie Lick Interlochen Fingerstyle Workshop - Thom Bresh


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