News from Rob Ickes
We are excited to announce a new Rob Ickes signature model Scheerhorn/National Resophonic Guitar! In addition to the Rob Ickes Model Guitar, there are two other models to choose from. These are all L-body, solid wood guitars, designed by Tim Scheerhorn and made in the USA. All are available now at www.robickes.com/store If you have any questions about the guitars, just email us via the contact page
2 NY Duo Shows with Trey Hensley coming soon!
Saturday, June 14th - 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm Sylvester Manor Educational Farm 80 North Ferry Rd. Shelter Island, NY sylvestermanor.org
Sunday, June 15th 9:30 pm Rockwood Music Hall 3 196 Allen St. New York, NY rockwoodmusichall.com
Busy time in the studio this Spring...Rob has been working with many artists lately including:
Merle Haggard and Mac Weisman, Alan Jackson Bluegrass Project, Don Henley, Toby Keith, Ray Stevens and Jett Williams...
Coming in 2014:A special "dobro trio" CD by Mike Auldridge, Jerry Douglas & Rob Ickes! Read more about it here, and check back for more details as they become available!
Guitar Player Magazine weighs in with Rob Ickes on the cover, along with a 12-page feature by Matt Blackett, in the August 2011 issue More here
New Three Ring Circle CD, Brothership: My new project with Three Ring Circle is out now! Surf over to ResoRevolution for more details!
Road Song, my new solo CD, hit the streets on 7/21. National Public Radio recently aired a story about this project on All Things Considered: read/hear it here.
For more info about Road Song, surf to www.resorevolution.com/RoadSong or click here .
New in the Store: Lots of people ask about my string preferences. So I've added what I use to the Store: D'Addario J42's with an extra .017 for the top string (available as a single set or by the box).
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Newly Released - DVD+CD: "Rob Ickes: Contemporary Dobro Artistry", with special guests Andy Leftwich and jazz pianist Michael Alvey. More information in the Store or here: www.resorevolution.com (surf to ResoGear page). Read the Bluegrass Unlimited review of this project on my News page.