Monthly archives: January, 2014

Inside Luke MacNeil

By Chris Bergeron Daily News Staff Posted Jan. 19, 2014 @ 11:34 am UPTON – Perched atop a stool in the Rose Room Revue, Luke MacNeil sings in a gravely voice about losers, lovers and lost souls. On a bitterly cold night, about 30 people have come to the regular Thursday evening open mic above…


Santa Cruz Tuners & K&K Pre-Phase

I’m the new owner of a 2009 Santa Cruz OM/PW. It’s a beautiful guitar. It might be the nicest sounding guitar I’ve ever played. It does have a few things that bother me however… First of all, the Truss rod is hidden waaaay up above the neck block. There’s no way to see it without…


Some love from Red Line Roots

Red Line Roots is a great blog that caters to the Boston folk scene. It’s a great blog with great content, and it’s worth following. Here’s what they have to say about “These are Good Songs”   MacNeil has a raspy, gruff kind of voice. The production is pretty polished and shiny considering his gruff…


I want to be a great guitar player.

I’m a pretty good guitar player. I would like to be a great guitar player…. I know several great guitar players, so I know that it’s an obtainable goal. I was thinking about what’s been keeping me at the pretty good level for so long, since I’ve been here for a good long time…. that…