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Shrimp go wild with jalapenos, garlic, cumin and cayenne

Jolts of grill flavor and spicy heat can enhance the delicately sweet and briny flavor of shrimp, but it's easy to overdo it. Most recipes overcook the shrimp and finish them in a bath of mouth-numbing sauce; we wanted juicy shrimp with a smoky crust and chili flavor that was more than just …

Recipes

Use these tiers to ace your fantasy football draft

The one thing no fantasy team owner can do without at a draft is a list of players, whether it comes in a fancy online app or simply printed out on …

Blur the line between rhythm and lead guitar with these smart playing approaches

<b>Many guitar techniques, perhaps most, can’t really be categorised as either purely for rhythm or purely for lead, and a ‘chords and solos’ way of</b> …

The Most UFOs Anyone Has Ever Seen At The Same Time - UNPRECEDENTED!

I promise your gonna flip out when you see this video and you just listen to the female news reporter? This is the first time in history that we was …

UFOs

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

How to check up and fix your internet connection

Having trouble with your internet? Here's how to find out what's happening with your network connection.<p>Suffering from a slow or sluggish home …

Master the modes with this in-depth guitar lesson

<b>The subject of modes crops up time and again among guitarists wishing to inject new flavours into their solos.</b><p>The main challenge is learning a bunch …

Weekly Horoscopes: April Week 4

With so many planets in retrograde right now, it can feel like the reset button is being pushed on every area of life, and Wednesday’s New Moon brings an opportunity to get quiet and set some intentions for how you would like things to pan out. Like in your dreams. Take this day to be with …

Four Easy Guitar Solos for Beginners

PHOTO: Cindy Moorhead If you’re a rhythm guitarist and want to pick up some soloing chops, here’s a video to help you start navigating the waters of …

Drop 'D' Guitar Riffs [Lessons]

<b>Songwriting</b>: Study how to apply the distinctive guitar sound available when using "Drop D" guitar tuning.

How to Install Tile Like a Professional

If you've ever wondered how to install tile without calling a professional, you've come to the right place. Maybe you're a "Fixer Upper" devotee, and …

Guitar basics: getting started with open chords

<b>Get the basics of guitar chords down with a beginner-friendly guitar lesson to get you started...</b><p><b>“So… what is a chord and what makes it ‘open’? I</b> …

How to Lead Versus Manage, to Improve Your Team's Success

To engage workers, step back from the day to day and focus on proactive, inspiring leadership rather than reactive, putting-out-fires management.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book</i> …

5 Easy Rock Guitar Riffs Any Beginner Can Master [Lessons]

<b>For Beginners</b>: This time we’re going to discover five cool but deceptively easy riffs that any beginner should be able to get their fingers around.

Guitar

This DIY Rustic Cooler Made From an Old Fridge Will Be a Hit at Your Summer Parties

With just $40 for supplies, standard tools and a free day or two, you can turn your old fridge into an attractive backyard cooler.<p>Hosting a ton of people in your yard can be a logistical ordeal, with people constantly running in and out of the house, but with this brilliant DIY mega cooler, you can …

Best Steak Recipes

These delicious recipes include grilled skirt steak with salsa verde and classic steak au poivre.

Why (and How) We Should Learn Slash's Guitar Habits

A crown is not always made of gold. Sometimes it’s made of black, majestic leather and sits atop a frazzled mane hiding a face we mere mortals are …

Jimi Hendrix

Complete Guide To Tapping Technique [Lessons]

<b>Guitar Techniques</b>: Everything you need to know about types of the technique, how to practice and good songs for that.

10 chords every beginner guitarist should know

<b>WORLD GUITAR DAY 2017:</b> <b>The title says it all! These are the 10 must-learn chords that every guitarist uses all the time. If you don’t know these</b> …

Why You Don’t Need Guitar Tab

<b>PHOTO: Gabriel Pollard | Flickr Creative Commons (cropped)</b><p>Guitar tab has become an essential part of the modern guitar player’s training. These days, …

14 Brilliant Ways to Get People to Take You More Seriously

If your presence doesn't make an impact, then your absence won't make a difference.<p>Are you having trouble with people not taking you seriously? There are lots of irrational reasons people may have for being dismissive--your age (too young or too old), race, sex, voice, height. It may even be that …

Warning: Seriously Scary Scale Knowledge

One question that comes up consistently from my students is, “How do I develop the ability to play long phrases at mind-numbing tempos and increase …

Your first acoustic guitar lesson

<b>WORLD GUITAR DAY 2017:</b> <b>Prime yourself for any acoustic jam with this lesson on the basics of guitar playing.</b><p>It doesn’t matter whether you’re an …

Randy Rhoads Warmup Exercises and More: Complete 1982 Guitar Clinic

Few musicians in the history of rock have been as beloved—revered, really—as Ozzy Osbourne’s late guitarist and musical soul mate, Randy Rhoads. Only …

A Homemade Cheesesteak Is a Thing of Beauty

Making cheesesteaks at home doesn’t require any fancy moves—only the willingness to turn your kitchen into a South Philly hoagie shop.<p>A well-made cheesesteak is a thing of beauty. All the ingredients kind of…fuse together. The thinly shaved beef, the glistening caramelized onions and peppers, the …

Cooking

The 25 scariest movies of all time—and how to watch them online

When you think of the scariest movies of all time, what comes to mind? <i>The Exorcist</i>, <i>Texas Chainsaw Massacre</i>, <i>The Shining</i>, <i>Halloween</i>? These films are all …

How To Speed Up Your Chord Changes [Lessons]

<b>For Beginners</b>: Learn how to get your fret hand to change chords fast and easy with this lesson.

Strategic String Crossing for Killer Picking Runs

If you’ve been playing guitar long enough, you probably already know about inside picking and outside picking.<p>For example, inside picking is the …

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Four Ways to Visualize the Fretboard

Having a visual sense of the fretboard can help you navigate its entire length as well instantly articulate melodies and phrases when inspiration …