Ian AlwayzIan Shea

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Einstein's Theory of Gravity Passes Enormous Test on a Galaxy

It would be hard to overstate how resilient the theory of general relativity has been. In its hundred-plus-year history, it’s managed to predict …

Physics

Keeley Electronics Releases Aria Compressor & Overdrive Pedal

Keeley has released its Aria Compressor & Overdrive pedal.<p>The pedal—which was first unveiled at the Winter NAMM show—has a switchable order of …

Guitar

Full vending machines. Pot on the pillow. What some California hotels are doing to attract marijuana smokers

A few months after California legalized recreational use of marijuana, the Desert Hot Springs Inn in the Coachella Valley began advertising itself as cannabis friendly — a place where guests can smoke by the pool or heat up a vaporizer in the rooms.<p>What surprised innkeeper John Thatcher was not …

Cannabis

Historic hardware: Gretsch Country Gentleman

Born in 1924, Chester Burton Atkins - better known as Chet Atkins - is widely regarded as one of the 20th century’s most influential guitarists. …

Guitar

What is the Nordic diet — and why do doctors, dietitians and even psychiatrists like it so much?

It’s difficult if not impossible to define an “American” diet. The U.S is so diverse, so multicultural and so successful at importing foods from elsewhere; and yet one thing remains sadly true on a general level: we’re not terribly healthy. As a nation we consume too much of the bad stuff (added …

Holistic Medicine

The 14 best acoustic guitars: the best acoustic guitars for beginners and experts

<b>The acoustic guitar market is more diverse than it has ever been and defining the qualities of 'the best acoustic guitar' is a tough challenge – but</b> …

Acoustic Guitar

Two Chord Songs That Were Big Hits

The simplest hits from the 50s, 60s, and 70s<p>Although rock grew up pretty quickly, getting more and more complicated in the process, its formative …

Guitar

Easy Arpeggios Every Guitarist Should Know

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

Guitar

Which Is Worse For Your Health, Marijuana or Alcohol? Here's The Science

There are some surprises in the data!<p>Which is worse for you: weed or whiskey?<p>It's a tough call, but based on the science, there appears to be a clear …

Cannabis

Positive Grid Announces Bias Amp 2 Mobile

0<p>SHARES<p>Positive Grid has announced its new Bias Amp 2 Mobile for iPad and iPhone.<p>The Bias Amp 2 Mobile offers the same features and updates that are …

In-App Purchases

Tips on Building Your Pedalboard

0<p>SHARES<p>So, you’ve got the chops, you’ve figured out the scales, you even have the gear to back up your skills. But if you’re going to hit the road, …

Guitar

Talkin' Blues: The Brilliance of Jimi Hendrix's Rhythm Guitar Playing

0<p>SHARES<p>When Jimi Hendrix first exploded onto the scene, much attention was riveted on his radical reinvention of guitar-soloing vocabulary, technique …

Guitar

The Verse/Chorus/Bridge Song Form

Songwriters have many options when it comes to structuring their work. The verse/chorus/bridge song form is one of those, and it expands the musical …

Guitar

Alternate Picking: The Ups and Downs of an Essential Technique

0<p>SHARES<p>Alternate picking is as important to a guitarist as alternating strides are to a sprinter. Imagine a sprinter leading with his right leg twice …

Electric Guitar

60-Second Songwriting: Song Structure Basics—the Intro

<i>60-Second Songwriting aims to offer quick, concise, song-craft tips, basics and blasts for the time-crunched and attention-challenged 21st-century</i> …

Songwriting

How to Master the Pentatonic Scale on the Entire Fretboard

Guitar instructor Paul Davids—the man behind GW favorites "Are We All Tuning Our Guitars Wrong?" and "Is This the Mother of All Finger Exercises?," …

Electric Guitar

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

Black Mirror

Why Marijuana-Infused Edibles Are a Huge Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

Marijuana masked as something delicious is ideal for the cannabis curious who are reluctant to smoke.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are many ways to earn money in the marijuana industry without growing or selling marijuana flower. Increasingly, the most …

Cannabis

Mike Rowe Breaks Down The Real Tragedy With The ‘Death Of The Boy Scouts’

5:31 PM 05/17/2018Katie Jerkovich<p>Mike Rowe said the real tragedy with the “death of the Boy Scouts of America” is not the decision to allow girls to …

A Doctor Lays Out the Perfect 12-Week Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Amazing

For pretty much anyone on the planet, the hardest part about losing weight is changing your diet. There are so many different paths to cleaning up what you eat, and there's no one-size-fits-all rule. To help you navigate the weight-loss waters, we spoke to Dr. Luiza Petre, a weight-loss and …

Nutrition

The Best Steak Marinade Recipe

"We use this marinade for rib steaks, but can be used for almost any cut of beef."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup olive oil<p>1/4 cup balsamic vinegar<p>1/4 cup …

7 Jaw-Dropping Marijuana Statistics You Have to See to Believe

A newly released report projects robust growth for the cannabis industry over the next five years.<p>The marijuana industry is growing like a weed, and …

Quantum Physicists Delve Deeper into the World of Entanglement

In order to properly explore and exploit the realms of quantum physics, some of the new quantum technologies need a huge amount of quantum bits. To …

Bye, black holes: white holes are even weirder

If there is a phenomenon out there that is actually more bizarre than black holes, it has to be white holes. Black holes can’t say that they might be …

Easy guitar theory: how to read music

<b>Learning to read notation as well as tab will help you play with other musicians. Our easy guide will get you started.</b><p>Don't Miss<p>Guitarists love …

11 Essential Altered Tunings Every Guitarist Should Know

If you’re searching for fresh sounds and new ideas, one of the best things you can do is to play in an altered tuning—as so many adventurous, …

This Is How All Your Favourite Chefs Make Scrambled Eggs

One of the most basic recipes everyone learns is scrambled eggs, but the truth is perfectly scrambled eggs are a lot trickier than they seem. Much …

11 Mistakes to Avoid When Grilling Steak, According to Chefs

It's never too early to start prepping for barbecue season—so go ahead and bookmark this.<p>Purists assert that a good-quality cut of steak is done ill …

BBQ

You Are Making Scrambled Eggs All Wrong

It’s hard to think of a dish as elemental as scrambled eggs. The only requirements for the original two-ingredient recipe (if you don’t count …

60 Things You'll Only Understand If You Are A Xennial

Again, please don’t click on this post unless you lived through the ’80s.