Charles Mccuen

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Rory Gallagher Guitar Solo Compilation

0<p>SHARES<p>In honor of Irish guitar hero Rory Gallagher, we thought we'd collect clips of a few of his most creative and energetic guitar solos.<p>Luckily, …

Guitar

Guitar Essentials: Learn Five Classic Delta Blues Turnarounds

2<p>SHARES<p>The blues is a relatively young form of music, but the turnaround has been with us for quite some time. The concept of ending a chorus on the …

Electric Guitar

The 70s soul artist whose music gained a new life while he was in prison

“Norman Whiteside,” declares Rob Sevier, co-founder of Chicago-based record label Numero Group, “was the Frank Ocean of the 1970s.” For the past 15 years, Sevier and Numero Group have dedicated themselves to reissuing black music that failed to find a mass audience in its day – yet discovering the …

grilled cheese

How to Master the Pentatonic Scale on the Entire Fretboard

9<p>SHARES<p>Guitar instructor Paul Davids—the man behind GW favorites "Are We All Tuning Our Guitars Wrong?" and "Is This the Mother of All Finger …

Electric Guitar

Jamaican jerk chicken recipe

For the marinade, place all the ingredients in a food processor and blitz together until smooth. Coat the chicken, cover and leave to marinate in the fridge for at least two hours, but preferably overnight.<p>Preheat the oven to 200C/180C Fan/Gas 6. Wipe off the excess marinade and rub with oil. …

Recipes

COSMIC ISLANDS/// Cabo Verde Mix

Badju D Terra present a 1h30 trip into Cape Verde cosmic music<br>with a focus on electric/psyh funaná & coladeras from the late 70's, early 80's.<br>Some …

Cape Verde

Grilled Jerk Chicken Wings

Step up your tailgating game with these super-flavorful jerk wings.<p>Combine the scallions, oil, soy sauce, ginger, brown sugar, thyme leaves, …

Cooking

Copycat Chick-Fil-A Sandwich

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together pickle juice and granulated sugar in a shallow dish until sugar dissolves. Add chicken breasts; cover and chill 40 …

Recipes

Street Busker Performs METALLICA & WU-TANG CLAN Mashup And It Rules

What do you get when you mash up Metallica and Wu-Tang Clan? Ask Lewis Floyd Henry, the incredible street busker...The post Street Busker Performs …

Wu-Tang Clan

How To Make Easy Pan-Fried Pork Chops — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Here's how you make a pork chop that can truly rival a great steak at home: Brine it with brown sugar, pan-fry it, and then baste it with butter. If …

Recipes

Darth Vader Shreds the Intro Bass Licks of the Rage Against the Machine Song ‘Killing In the Name’

While walking through the streets of Melbourne, Victoria Australia, resident Steve Powell captured the unlikely but not unexpected sight of Darth …

Darth Vader

This NOLA-Famous Shrimp-and-Grits Recipe Will Be Your New Go-To

<i>When I went to New Orleans, I brought home a new favorite recipe.</i><p>On a recent trip to New Orleansfor the Sugar Bowl, my family stayed at the historic …

Seafood

Roy Rogers Shares Some Essential Acoustic Slide Tips

883<p>SHARES<p>Roy Rogers is a bona fide slide maestro who has been a big cat on the blues and roots scene since the early ’80s, when he started working …

Guitar

Guitar basics: how to play dominant 7th chords

<b>Ignore the unusual name! Dominant 7ths are some of the most common chords in music...</b><p>“I’ve seen chords like G7 and C7 in some songs I’m learning. …

Electric Guitar

26 Romantic Recipes to Make for Someone You Love (Including Yourself) — Recipes from The Kitchn

Skip the fuss of making a fancy dinner reservation this weekend and spend the night in making a delicious meal for the ones you love.Whether it's …

Cooking

19-Year-Old Russian Guitarist Plays an Ingenious Cover of Michael Jackson’s “Billie Jean”

Alexandr Misko, only 19 years old when this video was made, comes from a small town in Russia. There, he steeped himself in the music of modern …

Guitar

20 Restaurant Sandwich Copycat Recipes

Save gas and cash by making your favorite restaurant sandwiches at home. From Chick-fil-A’s creamy chicken salad sandwich to Potbelly’s hearty …

Cooking

Today In Hip Hop History: The Fat Boys Dropped Their Self Titled Debut Album 34 Years Ago

The Fat Boys released their self-titled debut album May 29, 1984, exactly 34 years ago today (May 29). The Brooklyn trio, comprised of Prince Markie …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Improve your blues guitar phrasing in 20 minutes

<b>You probably already know the good old 12-bar blues progression. Formed of three chords, it’s perhaps the most commonly-used sequence in blues, rock</b> …

Electric Guitar

Listen to vintage episodes of the greatest hip-hop radio show of all time

Side Note<p>May—26—2018 10:28AM EST<p>Screen grab via YouTube<p>The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito show lives on in the Internet Archive.<p>Drew Millard<p>For a good …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How to make jerk chicken – recipe

Jerk chicken is one of my favourite things to barbecue. I’d even go as far as to say that, with a few honourable exceptions , it’s about the only chicken dish worth the grill space. You can also use this sweetly aromatic, unapologetically fiery Jamaican rub on goat, mutton or pork belly.<p>Serves …

Recipes

Mastering the Fretboard Using Keys and Chord Progression Roots

260<p>SHARES<p><i>This is an abridged and shorter version of a lengthier article that can be found on Guitarchalk.com.</i><p>The easiest way to master the fretboard …

Electric Guitar

40 Ways to Play a 'C' Chord

0<p>SHARES<p>“What would Jimi do?" It's a question I've asked myself countless times over the last four decades, particularly when faced with creating …

The Fundamental Techniques You’ll Need For Texas Shuffle Rhythm

DescriptionIn this lesson I’ll breakdown the fundamental techniques needed to play the Texas Shuffle style of rhythm guitar heard in “Pride And Joy” …

Beyond Blues: Nail Those Changes!

Fishing around for some new ideas to enhance your blues licks? Check out this step-by-step approach that covers everything from guide tones to scales.

Fingerpicking: Let Your Fingers Do the Talking

0<p>SHARES<p>The hands of a beginning guitarist are like a couple learning to dance, with one member of the team always straying ahead of the other.<p>Every …

21 Copycat Portillo’s Recipes

The Chicago-based restaurant famous for hot dogs, Italian beef and chocolate cake is only located in 7 states. Now you can enjoy Portillo’s-style …

My six pack Dadbod challenge: how I got a washboard stomach in 12 weeks

Until recently, the idea of having a six pack was simply pie in the sky. Not only had I never been in possession of such a thing, I was also 36 years old with two kids and a busy job. Hopes of making my stomach resemble a washboard had long since passed. Easier (and a lot more fun) to sit back and …

Fitness

15 Vegetables & Herbs You Can Buy Once And Regrow Forever

We all know about the normal ways to grow plants – from seeds. But, did you know that there are many plants that you can grow from leftovers and …

10 Mosquito Repelling Plants to Keep You Safe this Summer

Did you know that only the female mosquito bites? Let that sink in for a second. As much as we all get eaten alive each summer by pesky mosquito …