December 25th, 2022

A Little Christmas Number For The Dear Homeskoolers

00:00 - Christmas tunes

You knew it was coming…

THANK YOU guys sincerely for the 2 plus years of encouragement.

Man i sure miss the bots that used to respond to every comment on the video saying “you won a prize” don’t you?

Hope they’re doing alright this Christmas

December 23rd, 2022

Homeskoolin’ Snow Day Bonus “Blues For Rex”

00:00 - The madman is out to get down!

You know ol’ Larry is tryin to GIT some when you see that tongue sticking out like a bloodhound.

Hope you guys are all warm and cozy…it takes more than a bomb cyclone to bring the Homeskoolers down.

December 22nd, 2022

Homeskoolin’ Bonus, “Session Man At Work Again”

00:00 - Rig sneakpeak (pedalboard, guitars, amps)
01:02 - In the studio

This is a two part thing…the first bit was shot at the gig by dearest Josh….
The second is Uncle Larry at a standard Nashville demo session this afternoon….which by the way, was his last session of 2022….praise Him


December 22nd, 2022

Homeskoolin Volume 180, Tom Bukovac, “PAF The Magic Dragon”

00:00 - Tinkering around
01:00 - Hello, friends! / Storm
01:53 - Gibson 335 (Cherry '63)
02:57 - Gibson 335 (Burst '63)
03:31 - PAF pickups
04:30 - Lesson: PAFs pickups
06:12 - Quacky / Burst playing
07:00 - Quacky / Cherry playing (quackier)
08:09 - More character middle-position (Cherry)
08:36 - Middle-position (Burst)
08:47 - Neck pickup (Burst)
09:08 - Neck pickup (Cherry)
10:15 - Sustain (Cherry)
10:49 - Sustain (Burst)
11:40 - '58 Les Paul Burst
12:55 - Fretboard separation
13:54 - Mike Bloomfield story & why Les Paul
15:15 - Sound of an SG

Uncle Larry discusses some of the more little talked about aspects of old pickups.

December 21st, 2022

Homeskoolin’ Bonus, “Link To Live Show”

00:00 - A little Christmas pickin'
00:50 - Friends! / Happy Birthday to son
01:41 - Show thanks
03:11 - Goodbye to Franco Harris
04:45 - Back to pickin' / Clunky switch
06:05 - Refret feel

Hey friends, apparently there is some confusion about how to stream the show if you weren’t able to watch it live.

Here is a link where you can see it.

Also special thank you to miss melissa for making the most awesome Duesen-cake ever.

December 20th, 2022

Homeskoolin’ PSA, “The Cleveland Streamer”

00:00 - Setup interviews

Ok kids….here is the streaming link for tonites second annual Uncle Larry and Friends show

Opening acts at

Our band plays at
8:15 central

December 17th, 2022

Homeskoolin’ Bonus Sandwich “Guitars & Drums”

00:00 - Mesmerizing playing
02:33 - Drumming in the studio with Nir Zidkyahu

The end of this video features the legendary Nir Z.
Pay close attention to his technique…
this is what happens when a person blows past the "10,000 hour barrier" twenty times over.

December 16th, 2022

Homeskoolin’ Bonus “The F Chord, Is It Even Necessary?”

00:00 - Soothing sullen playing with loop
05:22 - Checking in / Movie trivia
06:30 - '59 TV Junior
06:44 - NFL Cards
07:36 - Lesson: Cowboy chords / Least amount of movement / Thumb
09:21 - Lession: Having fun with the F Chord / Low third

Deep morning thoughts with Uncle Larry.

December 15th, 2022

Homeskoolin’ Bonus “In The Arms Of Uncle Larry”

00:00 - Hank Williams Jr. - Arms of Cocaine cover
01:19 - Bump the link / Thanks / Amazing playing
04:35 - High end guitar sale
06:07 - NFL / Appreciation
07:48 - Session footage

Ok kids here is the link for the pay per view streaming aspect of the big Uncle Larry show on Dec 20....please tell all your friends.

and if you wanna get your hillbilly on and hear a REAL singer sing that old song i'm doing here, well then here ya' of my alltime favorite drinkin' songs

December 14th, 2022

Homeskoolin’ Volume 179, Tom Bukovac, “Big Wheel”

00:00 - Experimenting
01:45 - Hello / Intro
03:00 - VCB (Viewer Comment Bin) / Thanks / Concert
04:00 - Full band and fitting into context / Small parts making complete song
05:34 - Beatles - Martha My Dear
06:00 - Lesson: Bass and drums don't have to follow each other
07:30 - Not just strumming / Finding what to play
08:45 - John Fogerty tune and story
13:12 - Rockin' playing
16:32 - Burst Believers VI (Book of guitars) / David Bowie

Uncle Larry waxes rhapsodic about interlocking all the musical puzzle pieces…in an effort to make something have “the boogie”


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