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Beyond Blues: CAGED Developments

Supercharge your solos with the potent fretboard approach used by legendary players like Robben Ford.

Guitar

Joe Walsh Teaches the Duane Allman Slide Method

0<p>SHARES<p>A very cool beginning slide lesson from Joe Walsh, who learned the technique from Duane Allman himself.<p><b>Part One</b><p><b>Part Two</b>

50 Insanely Useful Websites for Guitarists

The guitar is a versatile and popular instrument that spans most musical genres. Here are 50 useful and interesting sites dedicated to the guitar and …

Guitar

Ask Amp Man: If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Break It!

Sometimes “improving” a funky vintage amp can ruin its sonic charm.

Guitar

Ben Gibbard on 5 Bands That Influenced Death Cab for Cutie

The Death Cab frontman lists the artists that have inspired his sound.<p>In the 17 years since the release of debut album <i>Something About Airplanes</i>, several bands have come along that bear more than a strong sonic resemblance to Death Cab for Cutie. "People have been like 'Don't you think this band is …

Modes: Why and How Use Them | Guitar Lesson

Metallica’s James Hetfield Plays the Beatles’ ‘In My Life’ on Acoustic

“You guys like the Beatles?” Metallica frontman James Hetfield asked the audience at a benefit called Acoustic-4-a-Cure. After hearing the crowd’s …

25 Secret Ways to Get the Guitar Tone of Your Dreams

We've got 25 great ways to help you make your gear sound great and perform at its best, plenty of which are simple “trade secrets” of the pros that …

30-day guitar challenge, day 1: Learn to play 3 simple blues turnarounds

<b>30-day guitar challenge: So, here we are: day 1. Let's start with something straightforward yet essential for all players: variations on the classic</b> …

A Guitar Site Niche Idea with a Twist #MBUStorm

This week, I started a brainstorming challenge hosted by MyBlogU. The challenge is to launch at least one niche site after 30 days.<p>Here’s the …

The 17 most sought-after beers in America

Some of these beers have huge, cult-like followings, with release parties and wait lines that queue up 24 hours in advance. And vintage bottles of the ones that age well can sell at auction for thousands of dollars.<p>We've rounded up the 17 most coveted craft beers in America, based on availability, …

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How the heck do you know what scale you’re supposed to use for lead guitar?

There’s a broad diversity of harmonic practices being used out there in the world of blues-based popular music, rock in particular. While a given …

Electric Guitar

Jimmy Kimmel Was The Unexpected Winner Of The Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

The comedian made a big entrance to the bout.<p>When <b>Manny Pacquiao</b> entered the ring for his face-off against <b>Floyd Mayweather</b>, he had an unexpected guest in his entourage—<b>Jimmy Kimmel</b>.<p>When the welterweight fighter stopped by <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live!</i> on April 23rd, the host took the opportunity to beg for a …

Buy & Sell Music Gear Online

Introducing The Record Marketplace<p>Reverb Protection has you covered. We provide a safe, secure community for finding the gear you want.<p>List as many …

This Deviled Egg Recipe Will Make You Question All Other Deviled Eggs

Never have you ever had deviled eggs like this before. This recipe that we found for you right here is <i>off the hook</i>. There are so many things that are right about these deviled eggs that you can forget every other deviled egg that has existed before -- this recipe is the only one you'll need from …

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How to Avoid Sucking as a Self-Taught Guitarist | Guitar Lesson

If you are disappointed with the results of your efforts to get better as a guitarist, this lesson will help you.

Guitar

Fretboard Workshop: Using Triads to Create A Solo

<b>Chops:</b> Intermediate <b><br>Theory:</b> Beginner <b><br>Lesson Overview:</b><br>• Learn major and minor triad shapes on the top four strings.<br>• Use smooth voice-leading to connect …

Want Big Guitar Tone? Record As Few Guitar Parts As Possible - Recording Revolution

<b>Why is it that so many of us are addicted to recording a torrent of guitar tracks per song?</b><p>It’s almost like a badge of honor, having as many guitar …

Guitar

Arlen Roth

Music lesson pioneer Arlen Roth is the quintessential guitarist. An accomplished and brilliant musician — and one of the very few who can honestly …

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2215.jpg<p>Vegan Portobello Muffaletta<p>Exactly how many animal products are you relying on? And if you changed, would you miss them? Going vegan for a …

How to factory reset or wipe the cache on your Samsung Galaxy device after the Lollipop update

With many Samsung Galaxy devices receiving Android 5.0+ in the US and other areas of the world, performance post update process may not be all that …

On Bass: Slap Bass Fundamentals

<b>Learn to use just a very small part of your index finger under the string and you’ll eventually be able to pull off more challenging parts without</b> …

Varna Man and the Wealthiest Grave of the 5th Millennium BC

In the 1970s, archaeologists in Bulgaria stumbled upon a vast Copper Age necropolis from the 5 th millennium BC containing the oldest golden …

Digging Deeper: Twin-Guitar Harmonies

<b>Chops:</b> Intermediate <b><br>Theory:</b> Intermediate <b><br>Lesson Overview:</b><br>• Learn to play harmonized melodies and scales.<br>• Understand the basics of diatonic harmony.<br>• …

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Comedy Issue<p><i>GQ</i> goes behind the scenes with the resident genius of <i>SNL</i> to see the sketch-comedy master in her element.<p>By Amy Wallace2 days agoView …

7 Steps You Are Not Taking to Learn Jazz Standards

Let’s be honest: you probably don’t know enough Jazz Guitar Standards tunes to jam with a fellow jazz musician for an hour. And the problem might …

Skillet Roast Chicken with Fennel, Parsnips, and Scallions

6 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>A beautifully browned bird and seasonal vegetables cook in a single skillet for an effortless dinner. Swap in carrots, quartered onions, or tiny potatoes—anything goes.<p>December 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 3½–4-lb. chicken<p>Kosher …