TOMMY EMMANUEL & JOHN KNOWLES ‘HEART SONGS’ In music as in love, one + one can add up to…not two but a new and greater one. On HEART SONGS two of the world’s greatest guitarists, TOMMY EMMANUEL and JOHN KNOWLES, … Read More
Catalog Number: CGP-006
AVAILABLE JAN 19, 2018
Accomplice One is a testament to Tommy’s musical diversity, the range of expression that stretches from authentic country-blues to face-melting rock shredding, by way of tender and devastating pure song playing. The songs are a mix of new takes on indelible classics and brand new originals from Tommy and his collaborators. The artists who stepped forward to join Tommy in the studio are an impressive list of some of today’s most respected performers, from across the musical spectrum–a lineup including Jason Isbell, Mark Knopfler, Rodney Crowell, Jerry Douglas, Amanda Shires, Ricky Skaggs, J.D. Simo, David Grisman, Bryan Sutton, Suzy Bogguss and many more…
Live! At The Ryman
Catalog Number: CGP-005
AVAILABLE MAY 19, 2017
Esteemed and acclaimed Grammy Award-winning guitarist TOMMY EMMANUEL today (4/17) announced the May 19 release date of LIVE! AT THE RYMAN (via CPG Sounds). Filled with his complex fingerstyle technique and energetic performances, the album captures a special night of music in Nashville, TN on February 27, 2016 at the historic Ryman Auditorium…
“Music Gone Public” DVD
Release Date: Friday, Jan. 13, 2017
Tommy Emmanuel – Music Gone Public, a DVD collection of “greatest hits” from Tommy’s previous PBS airings. The first season of Music Gone Public – Curated Concerts for Public Television was met with enormous success. Rather than highlight one concert, his episode combined many of his great performances for PBS over the last decade from previous features such as Center Stage, Tommy Emmanuel & Friends – Live from The Balboa Theatre, and Live and Solo from Pensacola, Florida.
It includes seven never-before-seen performances and musical collaborations, and features personal stories about the songs and performances from Tommy himself.
Catalog Number: CGP-004
AVAILABLE OCT. 28, 2016
Tommy Emmanuel CGP will release a new album of holiday music, Christmas Memories, showcasing new arrangements of Christmas favorites such as “Jingle Bells,” “Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!,” and “White Christmas.” In addition, the album includes three original tunes that are sure to become instant Christmas classics, including “Christmas Time,” “Let’s Make a Christmas Memory” and “Christmas Memories.” In support of the new album, Emmanuel will embark on a U.S. Christmas tour in the fall of 2016…
Catalog Number: CGP-003
Release Date: April 22, 2016 Worldwide
Preorder starts March 25.
Andy McKee is among the world’s finest acoustic guitarists. His youthful energy and attention to song structure and melodic content elevates him above the rest. He entertains both the eye and the ear as he magically transforms the steel string guitar into a full orchestra via his use of altered tunings, tapping, partial capos, percussive hits and a signature two-handed technique. McKee’s crossover success has helped him to achieve millions upon millions of YouTube viewers, underscoring his emergence as one of today’s most unique and influential artists…
Catalog Number: CGP-001
Powered by a lineup of world renowned players whose collective credits include Olivia Newton-John, Air Supply, Dragon, Barry White, Silverchair, and many, many more, Just Passing Through is a toe-tapping collection of songs from Ian Date (guitar), Ian Cooper (violin), and Tommy Emmanuel (guitar).
It’s Never Too Late
Catalog Number: CGP-002
Give a listen to “Old Photographs,” the closing track on Tommy Emmanuel’s It’s Never Too Late, and you’ll hear the distinctive squeak of finger noise as he runs his hands across the frets of his Maton Signature TE guitar. It’s an imperfection in the performance that players typically try to eliminate in practice, and in the hands of a less-secure musician, that sound could easily be edited from the recording with Pro Tools recording technology…