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How to Solo on Just One String

Add excitement and something different to your guitar playing arsenal with single-string soloing.

Guitar

Easy Arpeggios Every Guitarist Should Know

Darrell Braun, one of our favorite-ish YouTube bloggers, usually compares different makes and models of guitars in his videos. Once in a while he …

How to Get a Crushing Guitar Tone

Here's another great video from the folks over at Gear Gods. In the channel's latest offering, Gear Gods' very own Trey Xavier details how you can …

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

The 8 Best Flashlights For Using Every Day

May it be a light to you in dark places, when all other lights go out.<p>Everyone needs a flashlight. Sure, you <i>can</i> get by with your smartphone in a pinch—or maybe even most of the time—but there's no substitute for a bright, dependable flashlight that you don't have to worry dropping in the dark.<p>These …

The Key to Understanding the Minor Pentatonic Scale

412<p>SHARES<p>The minor pentatonic scale is quite possibly the most used and, suffice it to say, over-used scale on the guitar. The open strings …

Pentatonic Scale Diagrams And Fingerings [Lessons]

<b>Guitar Scales And Modes</b>: A brief rundown of familiar and not so familiar pentatonic shapes.

Guitar

How to Set Up Pickups for Maximum Tone

This is a lesson I've been dying to write.<p>You know those screws in your pickups? The ones that sit below each string? Sometimes they're hex instead …

Guitar

The Three Pillars of Improvisation

In one of Jude Gold’s recent No Guitar is Safe podcasts, we got to hear fusion extraordinaire Dean Brown discuss a bunch of interesting topics.<p>The …

Learning Major Triads All Over the Neck

A question many students have asked me over the years is, “How can I learn all the major and minor chord forms all over the neck and apply them to …

Electric Guitar

Guitar Essentials: How to Be a Shred God

<b>PHOTO: Cindy Moorhead</b><p>Do you want your name etched in stone among the other various shred lords like Jason Becker, John Petrucci, Vinnie Moore, Marty …

The Asus ROG GT51 is a hulking gaming desktop that will keep your secrets

The included NFC wristband unlocks a secret hard-drive partition and triggers overclocking.<p>At CES 2016, we've seen compact gaming desktops, such as the Origin PC Chronos, and updated gaming laptops, like the Lenovo Y900, but the new Asus ROG GT51 is the biggest, most audacious desktop to come along …

Logitech’s Artemis Spectrum G633 and G933 outclass every other headset I’ve ever tried

As a tech writer, I can say a lot of nice things about a lot of good gaming headsets, but at the end of the day they can’t all wind up being my main solution when I’m off the clock. You know, the headphones that make such a good impression that I survey the status of my bank account to see if I can …

Headphones