As of June 8, 2020, Guitar Mash is taking a pause and future programming is on hold. 

The Virtual Campfire sessions will continue under the direction of Guitar Mash’s founding artistic director Mark Stewart.

For information on future Virtual Campfires, visit


 # 21 Wednesday, June 3 
Artist: Nels Cline

Chart: We’re All Water (Yoko Ono)

 # 20 Saturday, May 30
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Artist: Jon Langford

Chart: “The Harder They Come (Jimmy Cliff)
Chart: “Green, Green Grass of Home” (Tom Jones)
Video: Mark’s How-To

#19 Wednesday, May 27
Artist: Giri & Uma Peters

Chart: “Sittin’ On Top of the World” (Doc Watson)
Chart: “Lean on Me” (Bill Withers)

 # 18 Saturday, May 23
Artist: Bill Frisell

Chart: “You Are My Sunshine” 
Chart: “We Shall Overcome” 

 # 17 Wednesday, May 20 
Artist: Joseph Arthur 

Chart: “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” (Bob Dylan)
Chart: “When Doves Cry” (Prince)
Video: Mark’s How-To

 # 16 Saturday, May 16 
Artist: Fernandito Ferrer


Chart: “Imagine/Imagina” (John Lennon)
Chart: “Sal a Caminar” (Roy Brown)

Video: Mark’s How-To

# 15 Wednesday, May 13 
Artist: Lauren Molina

Chart: “Zombie” (The Cranberries)
Chart: “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)” (The Proclaimers)
Video: Mark’s How-To

 # 14 Saturday, May 9
Artist: Gretchen Peters 

Chart: “Wild Horses” (The Rolling Stones)
Chart: “Speed of the Sound of Loneliness” (John Prine)

Video: Mark’s How-To

# 13 Wednesday, May 6
Artist: Scott Sharrard

Chart: “Hey Jude” (The Beatles)
Chart: “Baby What You Want Me To Do” (Jimmy Reed)
Video: Mark’s How-To

 # 12 Saturday, May 2
Artist: Abbie Gardner

Chart: “Dixie Chicken” (Little Feat)
Chart: “Can’t Let Go” (Lucinda Williams)

Video: Mark’s How-To

# 11 Wednesday, April 29
Artist: Mark Stewart

Chart: “Me And Julio Down By the School Yard” (Paul Simon)
5 pm Warm-up Chart: “For Our Courageous Workers: A City-Wide Symphonic Fanfare”
7 pm: Massive City-Wide Performance Details
Video: Mark’s How-T0

# 10  Saturday, April 25 
Artist: Binky Griptite

Chart: “Sitting on the Dock of the Bay” (Otis Redding)
Chart: “Wish You Were Here” (Pink Floyd)

Video: Mark’s How-To

# 9  Wednesday, April 22
Artist: Brandon Niederauer

Chart: “The Weight” (The Band)
Chart: “Lovely Day” (Bill Withers)

# 8 Saturday, April 18
Artist: Jerry Douglas

Chart: “On a Monday” (Lead Belly)
Chart: “Home Sweet Home” 

# 7: Wednesday, April 15
Artist: Mary Gauthier

Chart: “Paradise” (John Prine)
Chart: “This Land is Your Land” (Woody Guthrie)

# 6: Saturday, April 11
Artist: David Broza 

Chart: “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” (Robbie Robertson)
Chart: “Love the One You’re With (Stephen Stills)

Video: Mark’s How-To

 #5:  Wednesday, April 8 
Artist: Amythyst Kiah

Chart: “Jolene” (Dolly Parton)
Chart: “Set Fire to the Rain” (Adele)

Video: Mark’s How-To
#4 Wednesday, April 8
Artist: Sammy Brue

Chart: “No Rain” (Blind Melon)
Chart: “Send Me On My Way” (Rusted Root)
Video: Mark’s How-To

# 3: Saturday, April 4
Artist: Sofia Rei

Chart: “Cheap Thrills” (Sia)
Chart: “Volver A Los 17” (Violeta Parra)
Video: Mark’s How-To

# 2: Saturday, March 28 
Artist: Jimmy Vivino

Chart: “Johnny B. Goode” (Chuck Berry)
Video: How-To
Chart: “In My Life” (The Beatles)
Video: Mark’s How-To

# 1: Wednesday, March 25
Artist: Mark Stewart

Chart: “I Shall Be Released” (Bob Dylan)
Video: Mark’s How-To

“Isolation is strange. Playing music helps” – Grace Potter