Bob Evans is not a well known restaurant chain. Well, ok, technically it is. But THIS Bob Evans is the award winning, Canadian finger-style guitarist. Welcome to his website.

So, now that you're here and apparently have some time to kill, what would you like to do? Check out some of the suggestions displayed to the right, dig in, enjoy, and drop me ... uh ... I mean him ... a note on the Guestbook page, if you have any comments or questions. (Phew! This writing in the third person is exhausting).

Salacious Details

See below for the the latest posts on videos, transcriptions and general musings about the world. Or check out the blog page Bahb's Blahg for the complete collection.

To learn more about Bob (both the short story and, if you're marooned on a desert island, the long story) go to the About Bob page.

Acoustic Tonic Music Store

If you're looking for one of his CDs, DVDs, transcriptions or videos, head on over to the Acoustic Tonic Store, for audio and video samples and ordering/downloading information.

Upcoming Performances

You can find a complete listing of upcoming shows at Shows

Mindless Diversions

Or perhaps you?ve got a month end report due in less than an hour and you're just looking for some mindless diversion to distract you from your actual task at hand.

A jigsaw puzzle or two would eat up that time nicely.

Or if you're just curious about which of the entrants in the very crowded field of Famous Bob Evans' of the World he is NOT. Then check out I?m Not THAT Bob Evans for another ten minutes of your life you'll never get back.

Recent Posts

  • Blackbird    October 11, 2014
    Blackbird is one of Paul McCartney's little masterpieces. With my penchant for arranging The Beatles for solo guitar this is one song I couldn't ignore.
  • Hark! It’s Harold’s Angels! Oh Joy    December 6, 2013
    I‘m just sitting here today looking at the scene outside my window: a blanket of snow on the trees and ground all wrapped in a crisp temperature of -27C temperature (-39C wind chill). As I look out I think to myself, “Could there be anything more delightfully Christmassy than this?”. OF COURSE THERE COULD! I’m […]
  • 2012 Home of the Legends Contemporary Thumbpicking Champion    October 4, 2012
    This past weekend (Sept. 29, 2012) my wife and I travelled down to Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, for the Home of the Legends Thumbpicking Weekend. We had a wonderful trip seeing some beautiful scenery, meeting great people (inlcuding some fellow Canucks who had come down from Toronto) and hearing some fine guitar music. I also entered […]
  • Lord Randal    November 19, 2011
    Back to Transcription Listing» Lord Randal is one of the most well-known of the English murder ballads. It is the story of a young man who has lunch with either his girlfriend or, in the version I sing, his stepmother. He returns home not feeling well and through a series of probing questions from his […]