Emily Forte

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The Best Lower Back Stretch You're Not Doing

​Use this lat stretch pre or post-workout to pamper your lower back<p>One of the health and performance hacks I've consistently recommended to <i>Men's Health</i> readers over the years and in my bodyweight training book, "Your Body Is Your Barbell," is hanging from a bar daily. Hanging vertically provides …

Choosing the Right Pickup For Your Acoustic Guitar

Choosing the right pickup for your acoustic guitar can be just as challenging as picking the guitar itself. Capturing an accurate acoustic guitar …

Fingerpicking the Blues: The Alternating-Bass Pattern

<b>The Alternating-Bass Pattern</b><p>Let’s start with a basic picking pattern on an open E chord <b>(Example 1)</b>. You’ll use your thumb to play the notes on the …

Electric Guitar

Takamine GD20-NS

S LNovember 11, 2014<p>Best known for pioneering acoustic-electric guitars in the late 1970s, Japan’s Takamine has scored a winner with the strictly …

How to Massively Improve Your Rhythm and Timing on Guitar in as Little as 5 Minutes a Day | Guitar Lesson

Working on your rhythm and timing skills is one of the single biggest things you can do to improve your guitar playing.

A Classic Blues Rhythm Pattern

Excerpted From: Acoustic Rock Essentials<p>Advertisement<p>Blues and rock are two styles that are heavily intertwined, and the rhythm pattern in <b>Example 3</b> …

Acoustic Guitar Solo Fingerstyle Basics

Acoustic Guitar Solo Fingerstyle Basics<p>$14.95<p>Format<p>Select from drop-down<p>Regular price $14.95 Quantity<p>Cart Error Add to Cart Added<p>Social Sharing<p>Enrich …

Learn “Say Something” for Easy Acoustic Guitar — Lesson

0<p>SHARES<p>Today just might be a good day to learn a new easy acoustic guitar song!<p>Here’s our first in a series of song tutorials from Ian of …

The best guitars and amps in the world today: a buyer's guide

What are the best guitars and amps in the world today?<p><b>Okay, we admit it: fundamentally, there is no one best guitar or best amp. Besides the fact</b> …

Acoustic Guitar

ACPAD MIDI controller turns any acoustic guitar into an orchestra

The Acpad is the world's first wireless MIDI controller that offers access to a variety of programmable features by simply placing it on any acoustic …

Music Production

Acpad

ACPAD is a revolutionary device that puts an electronic orchestra on your acoustic guitar! The wireless MIDI controller is simply placed on the …

Met Acquires Two Ken Parker Guitars

Whitney PhaneufFebruary 24, 2016<p>The Metropolitan Museum of Art has acquired two guitars hand built by <b>Ken Parker</b>—who joins <b>Paul Reed Smith</b> as one of …

Fingerstyle Blues Songbook: Complete Edition

Fingerstyle Blues Songbook: Complete Edition<p>$14.99<p>Format<p>Select from drop-down<p>Regular price $14.99 Quantity<p>Cart Error Add to Cart Added<p>Social …

Guitar

Learn to Play "This Little Light of Mine"

<b>Posted by Peter Penhallow</b> <b>Excerpted from Traditional Songs for Beginning Guitar</b><p>“This Little Light of Mine” was a popular song in the ‘50s and ‘60s and …

Civil Rights

Legendary Bluesman Blind Willie Johnson Gets His Due on New Tribute Album

Bill EvansJune 13, 2016<p>From the July 2016 issue of <i>Acoustic Guitar</i> | By GREG CAHILL<p>When NASA rocketed a gold-plated album into the cold, dark reaches …

D Tuning

S LOctober 2, 2016<p><b>Excerpted from Acoustic Rock Basics</b><p>Dropped-D tuning has been popular among many influential folk and Celtic players. One example is …

Hendrix and Prince guitars expected to make noise at auction

LONDON (Reuters) - A guitar owned by American rocker Jimi Hendrix is expected to fetch more than 80,000 pounds ($101,000) when it goes under the hammer in London on Thursday as part of the annual entertainment sale by British auction house Bonhams.<p>"Purple Haze" singer Hendrix, who died in 1970 aged …

Best Acoustic-Electric Guitars Under $500

Best Acoustic-Electric Guitars Under $500<p>Updated on April 21, 2016<p>Top Acoustic-Electric Guitars<p>If you're trying to land a great acoustic-electric …

Martin D-45 Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar

A rare treasure, the Martin D-45 Dreadnought acoustic guitar has only been made in small handfuls of fits and starts over the past 80 years. Fewer …

Best Acoustic Guitars Under $1000

Best Acoustic Guitars Under $1000<p>Updated on January 28, 2017<p>Finding the Best Acoustic Under $1000<p>If you are a guitar player planning to spend around …

Guild Jumbo Junior, Martin D Jr. E, and Taylor Taylor GS Mini-e Review

Bill EvansFebruary 16, 2017<p><b>From the April 2017 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY PETE MADSEN</b><p>Heads up, tiny-house nation—’tis the time of the tiny guitar. …

4 Supersets That Will Destroy Your Legs

Training legs is like going to the dentist - everyone knows they should but yet some people avoid it nonetheless.<p>Why train legs if you’re just going …

There's a Penny in Circulation Worth $85,000

And it might just be in your pocket.<p>Before you bring that spare change into the bank for a cash exchange, you might want to give your pennies a cursory glance. According to Little Things, there's one circulating—a relic of America's World War II era—worth a whopping $85,000.<p>A penny saved could …

Desperate Male White Rhino Joins Tinder in Effort to Mate

Like many guys using the Tinder dating app, Sudan loves the outdoors and travels widely. The catch: he's the world's last male white northern rhino and desperately needs to mate.<p>"I don't mean to be too forward, but the fate of my species literally depends on me," reads his profile. "I perform well …

How to be a guitar god - CNN.com

Adjust font size:<p>(CNN) -- So you wanna be a guitar god? Here's everything you need, bar the leather trousers.<p><b>Anyone can play guitar:</b> Guitars are cool. Guitarists are cool. Playing the guitar is a shortcut to popularity and acclaim. And, unlike the clarinet or bagpipes, say, the guitar requires no …

This AI video of Bob Ross is an LSD trip into ‘The Joy of Painting’

There is no telling what will happen when AI inevitably pushes itself into our day-to-day lives. If this nightmare-inducing video of Bob Ross is any …

7 Guitar Picking Styles To Learn - The Blogging Musician

The world of guitar is fascinating and so is the various techniques that come with it. Why focus only on left hand techniques when there are a bunch …

Deadly condition linked to Crossfit on the rise

Researchers are warning that a potentially fatal kidney condition, that has been linked to Crossfit, is on the rise.<p>Called rhabdomyolysis, the …