The Adelaide Guitar Festival is the largest of its kind in Australia and it runs next weekend, August 11 to 14. The Festival will celebrate the high art of classical guitar to the kneeslapping delights of bluegrass, stopping at every fret and note in between. Sarah Bleby from the Festival joins us tonight along with blues legend and Guitars In Bars performer, Cal Williams Junior. We discuss Guitar puns The Guitar Festival, Guitars In Bars Adelaide - UNESCO City Of Music Surviving as a muso in Adelaide How to learn guitar, the clever, Cal Williams Jnr way History of the guitar Blues and slavery music Eric Bogle Guitar, the most popular instrument Should you lubricate your fingers? Also appearing with our Adelaide Guitar Festival banter In the musical pilgrimage, we hear a track from a gun guitarist, Matt Stillert The SA Drink Of The Week is a Sidewood Adelaide Hills Shiraz In IS IT NEWS, Nigel tests us on guitars in Adelaide News about Nigel and I playing games in Mannum And please consider becoming part of our podcast by joining our Inner Circle. It's an email list. Join it and you might get an email on a Sunday or Monday seeking question ideas, guest ideas and requests for other bits of feedback about YOUR podcast, The Adelaide Show. Email us directly and we'll add you to the list: email@example.com If you enjoy the show, please leave us a review in iTunes or other podcast sites. We'd greatly appreciate it.