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Learn 10 cunning chords that will fill out your guitar sound

<b>Adding a few choice notes to the basic major, minor and powerchords you already know adds flavour and can help fill out your sound.</b><p>Here are 10 tasty …

The History of Rock Musically Told in 100 Guitar Riffs and 100 Bass Riffs

Rare exceptions may only underline the rule: a good rock riff should be simple, primal—two, three, <i>maybe</i> four notes. What makes a riff so distinctive …

Death Cab for Cutie Preview New Album With Simmering ‘Gold Rush’

Death Cab for Cutie grapple with the inevitability of change in the video for their new song “Gold Rush.” The track marks the first single off the …

The 17 Best Music Documentaries On Netflix

Ranked by their Rotten Tomatoes Critic Scores!<p>Photos: Netflix ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><i>Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids</i> <b><br>Rotten Tomatoes</b> …

Rotten Tomatoes

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

I'm creating a song using at-home recording tech. First up: the drums.

How does Yamaha's $500 EAD10 sound?<p>There has never been an easier time to record and release music to the world—or a small group of your most non-judgmental friends. Tech has really democratized the process, and musicians can now easily record an entire band from their bedroom. That's thanks in …

Turbowolf Take No Prisoners On 'Cheap Magic'

It's a righteous riff-laden monster...<b>Turbowolf</b> are a seismic rock force.Fuzzed out riffs delivered with a righteous message, the band turn deviant …

You’ll Never Go Back to Watching TV Without This $14 Accessory

Take your TV-watching experience to the next level with this affordable LED light accessory. It will help reduce eye strain and gives your living or …

Genius

Five Iconic Eighties Metal Riffs for Beginners

Break out your spandex and hairspray, because it’s time to head back to the Eighties. To many, the Eighties was the single most iconic era for rock …

Learn to Solo in Just Five Minutes

Some of you might recognize guitarist Steve Stine; after all, we've been running his lessons at GuitarWorld.com for years, first via LessonFace and …

Guitar

How to Develop a Style and Trust For Your Implied Nude Clients

When it comes to shooting implied nudes, it is not as easy as simply stripping down as one might think. Soft posing, flattering light, and the trust …

A Trick That Makes Lyric Writing More Simple And Fun [Lessons]

<b>Songwriting</b>: Repetition can be used in song writing a few different ways. Let's check out a couple of these ways now.

Watch Lorde’s Electrifying Video for Upbeat New Song ‘Green Light’

Lorde previews her long-awaited sophomore album <i>Melodrama</i> with the release of her new single “Green Light.” Co-produced by Bleachers frontman Jack …

Rory Indiana Premiere New Video, Tough Love — Kerrang!

<b>Rory Indiana are premiering their new video, Tough Love, exclusively with Kerrang!</b><p>Tough Love is the Brighton rockers first new music since the …

Bigger Than Hip-Hop: The Best Non Hip Hop Albums Of 2016

What’s going on world! With 2017 just started, I would be remiss if I didn’t make a list of some great 2016 projects that weren’t Hip Hop or rap. …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Hear Nine Inch Nails’ Explosive New Song ‘Burning Bright (Field on Fire)’

Nine Inch Nails present a grim wall of distortion on their new song, “Burning Bright (Field on Fire).” It’s the final track on the band’s latest EP,</i> …

10 Current Artists That Effortlessly Blend Metal With Other Genres

Blending different genres in music is one of the most difficult things to pull off. There are so many elements to take into account, that it can …

Listen To METALLICA's New Song 'Atlas, Rise!'

<b>METALLICA</b>'s new song <b>"Atlas, Rise!"</b> can be streamed in the <b>YouTube</b>clip below. The track is the third cut to be released from <b>METALLICA</b>'s forthcoming …

Meet These 12 Gorgeous Open-String Chords

Including open strings in the chords you play is a quick way to expand your sound and stretch out over a wide sonic space. Ringing open strings …

The Basslet wearable subwoofer delivers beats and basslines directly to your body

I first tried on a prototype of the Basslet wearable subwoofer at SXSW 2016. Built by a Berlin startup called Lofelt and headed by CEO/cofounder Daniel Büttner and CTO/cofounder Gwydion ap Dafydd (ex-Ableton and Native Instruments leaders respectively) the Basslet has a strange appeal that I didn’t …

Wheeler Walker Jr.’s 12 Favorite Dirty Country Songs

“Pick ‘Em, Lick ‘Em, Stick ‘Em,” David Allan Coe<p>"We all knew Coe was gonna be on the list. I like this tune because it sounds like 'The Gambler,' but …

New Trailer For 'Inside Metal: LA Metal Scene Explodes' Feat. Members Of METALLICA, MEGADETH

A new trailer for the second <b>"Inside Metal"</b> title <b>"LA Metal Scene Explodes"</b> is available below. . This is the follow-up to the critically acclaimed …

John Frusciante Is Building Something Better Than the Real World

The former guitarist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers is using obsessive electronic programming to navigate the good days and the bad.<p>John Frusciante is having a bad day. He pretty much says as much when he rebuffs the very first question I ask him over the phone—<i>What have you been up to today?</i>—with a …

Midwest Farmer’s Daughter

Truth lies in the details – and that goes double for tradition-minded country music, a point Margo Price’s debut makes fiercely. In “About to Find …

Trouble Boys: The True Story of the Replacements by Bob Mehr review – how a great band destroyed itself

The Replacements’ third album Let It Be is hugely acclaimed, yet they never really made it – though there was much rock’n’roll defiance, drink and bad behaviour along the way<p>‘We happened to … like all of the funky quirks of the classic rock bands – the Who, the Rolling Stones, the Ramones,” notes …

Flashback: Alice in Chains Play Final Show With Layne Staley

After struggling through a couple of very dark years when lead singer Layne Staley’s heroin addiction made any band activity virtually impossible, …

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find Today, April 5

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, April 5.<p><i>Mental</i> …

Recording: Going Mobile

<b>A number of mobile recording devices, including IK Multimedia’s iRig series, are designed specifically for guitar.</b><p><b>Doing Homework: Stand-alone Devices</b> …