Kit Edwards

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Tesmo Universe Book Review

The Tesmo Universe Book is one of the strangest devices I’ve ever reviewed here with SlashGear. It’s one of the strangest devices I’ve ever come in …

Book Reviews

25 of the Most TERRIFYING Horror Books Ever – Page 5

Penpal<p>Penpal, by Dathan Auerbach<p>Pivoting on the idea that we’re often blinded by the details we can see, making it impossible to see the bigger …

Horror

Write catchy songs in your browser with Hookpad 2

Hookpad is a web app for music composition, and it’s also a killer way to learn about music theory. Hookpad and its companion theory app/book have been around for a while. The problem was, it only worked on the desktop. Hookpad 2 is a complete rewrite, and it works just great in mobile Safari. You …

Electric Guitar

Fender debuts its latest model mash-up, the Tele Thinline Super Deluxe

<b>Fender’s Parallel Universe guitars have raised a few eyebrows so far - the off-kilter</b> <b>Jazz-Tele</b> <b>and LP-ish</b> <b>Troublemaker Tele</b> <b>to name a couple - but we</b> …

Seven Common Mistakes Guitar Players Make

In the video below, guitar instructor Nate Savage of GuitarSystem.com calls attention to seven common mistakes guitarists make.<p>"This lesson covers …

Guitar

The 14 Best Calorie-Burning Exercises, Ranked In Order of Effectiveness

What does the science say about the best way to burn?<p>If you’re dedicating valuable time in your day to a staying in shape, you want to know it’s actually worth your time, right? You’ve probably heard some people say cardio is the ultimate calorie-burner, while others swear by weight lifting—so what …

Exercise

Yes, The Hoodie Pillowcase Is a Thing and It’s Amazing

<b>* This pillowcase features a built-in hoodie</b><b><br>* Made of extra-cozy sweatshirt material</b><b><br>* Also features a headphone port and phone pocket</b><p>We just found a …

Headphones

The Encyclopedia Of Alternate Guitar Tunings

Joni Mitchell, Keith Richards, Robert Johnson, Ani DiFranco, and Bob Dylan. What do they have in common? For one, they've experimented with alternate …

Guitar

An Experts Guide on Male Fat Loss

<b>Trimming down and maintaining a lean and muscular physique is a sure-fire way to increase how well your clothes fit,</b> which can have a huge and …

Health

Forgotten Guitar: The Night Eddie Van Halen Rocked 'Late Night'

Following the release of Van Halen's <i>1984</i> album, and amid breakup rumors stemming from an April Fool's Day joke initiated by the band, Eddie Van Halen …

Guitar

Aquaman trailer: Jason Momoa's turn as the King of Atlantis looks like DC's first step towards its redemption

Unlike Marvel Cinematic Universe, DC Extended Universe started on a tepid note with <i>Man of Steel</i> in 2013. It's followup, the highly awaited 2016 …

Justice League

Watch All the Trailers That Premiered at This Year’s San Diego Comic-Con

Every year, Comic-Con provides a days-long extravaganza of anticipation for all the film and television you’ll be champing at the bit to see for the …

Comics

HiFiMan’s Planar Magnetic Headphones rock premium audio quality at $300 (Reg. $900)

Adorama offers the HiFiMan HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magnetic Headphones for <b>$299.99 shipped</b>. Normally retailing for closer to $900 at Amazon and direct from HiFiMan, that’s good for a 66% discount and is the lowest we’ve seen them sell for. Our last offer had them lowered to $319 and the next best …

Audiophile

Best Sci-Fi Books Of 2018 (So Far)

Reading escapist fiction has never been so necessary<p>There's never been a better time to take some time off from reality and escape into some much-needed sci-fi. 2018 has been a great year for great reads, and luckily we still have 6 more months to go. Here are the 10 books that we've already loved …

Three Hot Country Guitar Licks for Rockers

We’ve talked here before about country licks—about how they’ve been used by rock guitarists like Jimmy Page, David Gilmour and Steve Howe, and the …

How to Buy an Amp: A Guide for the First-Time Buyer

When shopping for an amp, don’t take home the first one you plug into. Sure, that amp may feel really good to play, and you may love how it screams, …

I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded

We started with sandbag lunges.<p>Just a few days before <i>Deadpool 2</i> premiered around the country, I took a trip to New York City gym Drive 495 to meet up …

Mastodon's Bill Kelliher: “Guitar is less intimidating when you can see patterns - that’s what scales are for”

<b>It’s midday at the O2 Academy in Brixton and 10 guitarists shuffle into a room, masterclass tickets in hand and their instruments on their backs.</b> …

10 Famous Riffs and Guitar Chords for Beginners

By Billy Saefong<p>There are just some songs that are instantly recognizable. For the most part, the iconic portions of a song are either riffs or chord …

Joe Bonamassa Covers Clapton, Beck and Led Zeppelin on 'British Blues Explosion Live'

961<p>SHARES<p>Joe Bonamassa will release <i>British Blues Explosion Live</i>, a new DVD, Blu-Ray and CD (vinyl too, by the way), May 18 via J&R Adventures. The …

Loog’s New $90 Jack White Kids Guitar Teaches Toddlers to Shred

We can tell that your kid and this guitar are gonna be friends.<p>It’s a rare toddler who knows Jack White. Or the White Stripes. Or the song ‘Seven …

The “b7 Minor-Drop” Progression, As Used by Led Zeppelin, the Beatles, Black Sabbath and More

1.9K<p>SHARES<p>In the previous two lessons (February 2018 and March 2018), I covered the standard “minor-drop” progression, which for decades has been …

Want to Knock 'em Dead in Nashville? Learn These 20 Tasty Country Licks

Exploring the world of country guitar is a diverse and exciting journey, one from which a guitarist of any background can benefit, while having …

How Does a Guitar Pickup Really Work?

Scott Lawing, the inventor of the Zexcoil hum-canceling pickup, goes in-depth about how pickups really work.<p>1.3K<p>SHARES<p>Hi, I’m Scott Lawing, the …

Watch Millennial Hip Hop Fan React to Eddie Van Halen’s ‘Eruption’ Solo

It’s always interesting to see how people react to Eddie Van Halen for the first time. Even more interesting when it’s a millennial who’s preferred …

Guitar

Ear Prog teaches you to recognise chord progressions and unlock your ‘musical superpowers’

<b>Leverkuhn Apps thinks that knowing and being able to identify chord progressions is a “musical superpower” that can help your songwriting,</b> …

Electric Guitar

Video Lesson: A Gentle Introduction to Jazz

Bill EvansFebruary 11, 2018<p><b>From the April 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY ERIN MCKEOWN</b><p>I don’t know of a richer and more complicated term in …

HyVibe Audio Unveils the Smart Acoustic Guitar

A guitar that uses proprietary vibration technology and a wireless Bluetooth connection to become its own connected speaker, multi-effect processor, …

iOS Apps

Pulse adds effects to acoustic playing in real time

Acoustic guitar players who want to fatten up their sound with a little distortion, add some roomy-sounding reverb or push out some delay can pop in …

NAMM