Long term SPAH member and VP, Herb Eck died on Oct. 4. He was a player, received the Bernie Bray Award, a leader of play-along seminars to which everyone was welcome and a strong supporter of our beloved instrument. Many SPAH members have fond memories of Herb.
Can you help SPAH’s historian? If you have any SPAH convention programs from the years 1964, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972 and 1973, please contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Roly Platt, known to the SPAH community, has developed a unique product for diatonic players, who have searched for just the right cup or glass to get that beautiful muted sound. Check this out.
Adam Gussow's new book, Beyond the Crossroads: The Devil and the Blues Tradition, is available for your reading pleasure. Adam performed at the Tulsa convention.
BlowsMeAway Productions introduced a new mic for rack players at the SPAH Convention.