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All About that Base [Weight]

We've finally dialed in our gear after weighing every single item we plan to pack! Here's what we've decided to carry for roughly 500 miles.The post …

Backpacking

How to Master the Pentatonic Scale on the Entire Fretboard

9<p>SHARES<p>Guitar instructor Paul Davids—the man behind GW favorites "Are We All Tuning Our Guitars Wrong?" and "Is This the Mother of All Finger …

Electric Guitar

Understanding D.C. Resistance For Guitar Pickups

<b>D.C. Resistance, or a pickup’s Ohm reading, is not the “Holy Grail” of understanding a pickup’s output – it will give you a rough understanding.</b><p>On …

Arduino

20 Bygone Guitar and Amp Brands Worth Checking Out

19<p>SHARES<p>Gear companies come and go all the time. And with the new equipment that’s always coming to market, it’s easy to forget those who are …

Guitar

Nathan Salsburg’s acoustic guitar playing will clean your brain

His Third LP is glorious.<p>Nathan Salsburg, who plays acoustic guitar like rocks do water in a stream and has collaborated with James Elkington on two …

Guitar

EASIEST GUITAR SOLO EVER!! Guitar Lesson

Guitar Lessons

Why You Should Be Using a Foam Roller — and Which One to Buy

Right up there with kettlebells and battle ropes, foam rollers are ubiquitous at gyms but nevertheless require a bit of explanation if you want to …

Pain

This mushroom bolognese is so rich it made the Fortune 500

Let’s not mince words: This here is one of the most delicious dishes I’ve had the pleasure of eating all year. It’s a mushroom bolognese tagliatelle …

Recipes

The 15-minute Bodyweight Workout for Busy Guys

The best thing about building your fitness around a bodyweight workout: the more you weight you lose and the leaner you become, the easier they …

Exercise

60-Second Songwriting: Song Structure Basics—the Pre-Chorus

3.6K<p>SHARES<p><i>60-Second Songwriting aims to offer quick, concise, song-craft tips, basics and blasts for the time-crunched and attention-challenged</i> …

Guitar

Modernize Your Jazz Blues Chords

2<p>SHARES<p>Comping over a jazz blues chord progression is something every jazz guitarist needs to be able to do in order to function in a jam or gig …

Electric Guitar

Learn 5 classic T-Bone Walker-style guitar licks

<b>As one of the first guitarists to play blues on the electric guitar, the great T-Bone Walker would influence legends such as BB King, Chuck Berry,</b> …

Guitar

9 Musical Instruments You Can Learn Quickly

Learning a musical instrument can be fun and rewarding, but perfecting your technique can take years of practice. Although you won’t be able to …

Guitar

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

Jazz Blues Chord Progressions & Substitutions

This chord lesson is all about the blues. You all know the chord progression for a typical blues, but there are so many variations that it’s hard to …

Electric Guitar

Think Twice Before Throwing Out Your Avocado Pits

Growing up in California, long before they became trendy, I ate avocados regularly. And long before avocado toast was a thing, my friend who was in …

Plants

You’ve Been Drinking Your Whiskey Wrong All This While. Here’s How To Get It Right

While there may not be any particular way way to enjoying alcohol, there is definitely a wrong way to drinking your whiskey. And, guess what, we're …

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 …

The Fundamental Techniques You’ll Need For Texas Shuffle Rhythm

DescriptionIn this lesson I’ll breakdown the fundamental techniques needed to play the Texas Shuffle style of rhythm guitar heard in “Pride And Joy” …

Improve Your String Bends with This Simple Exercise

62<p>SHARES<p>String bends and vibrato are among a guitarist's most expressive techniques. Testing the accuracy of your bends and vibrato is a good way to …

Electric Guitar

10 Extremely Tasty Licks You Should Know

604<p>SHARES<p>Guitar instructor Paul Davids—the man behind GW favorites "Are We All Tuning Our Guitars Wrong" and "Is This the Mother of All Finger …

Age-Appropriate Father-Child Activities

Below are some ideas that can be incorporated into a father involvement program, divided by ageappropriateness.<p>Activities fathers can do with infants …

How to Make Ketchup

Heat a 4-quart sauce pot over medium high heat. Add olive oil and onions, sauté until translucent, about 8 minutes. Add garlic and sauté until …

Homemade DIY Taco Seasoning Recipe

Snacking at home on repeats with friends? I am sure tacos, nachos and chips are your favourites then, right? To make your snacking hour more …

Honey Bourbon BBQ Sauce

Forget the bottled stuff, you’ll want to grill everything in this delicious Honey Bourbon <i>BBQ Sauce</i>! Sweet, savory and with a bit of spicy kick, this</i> …

5 Bourbon Whiskeys To Try Right Now

American writer Mark Twain once said, “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.” We couldn’t agree more. That’s why …

Joakim Noah has a new look and it's, uh, interesting

Joakim Noah has a new look and it's, uh, interesting<p>USA TODAY<p>Joakim Noah played in only seven games for the New York Knicks this season, having last …

How to Calculate Staircase Dimensions and Designs

This question can be basic and you may know the answer, but it's always good to remember some elementary calculations that help us to streamline the …

Cornbread

Take a break from regular bread with this fluffy cornbread that's baked to perfection. ...MORE+ LESS-<p>Ingredients<p>Steps<p>Hide Images<p>Expert Tips<p>Place a …

The Best Easy Cornbread Recipe

The best easy corn bread recipe is quick & easy to make and turns out golden and moist every time. A must have for summer BBQs to winter comfort food …