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How The Grateful Dead’s Brilliant ‘Wall of Sound’ Changed the Quality of Live Shows From That Point On

Music writer Polyphonic, who makes incredibly informative video essays on an ongoing basis, explained how The Grateful Dead‘s short-lived, but …

See a Full Jimi Hendrix Experience Concert on Restored Footage Thought Lost for 35 Years

Maybe there’s truth to the old joke about the 60s—“If you remember it, you weren’t there”—but it's hard to believe anyone could forget seeing …

Jimi Hendrix

30-day guitar challenge, day 1: Use chords and arpeggios to improve your solos

<i>The 30-day guitar challenge culminates on</i> <i>World Guitar Day 2018</i><i>, a massive 24-hour online celebration of the guitar on 29 September.</i><p><b>30-day guitar</b> …

Electric Guitar

Get an Inside Look at the Fender Guitar Factory in 1959

Have a look at the video clip below for some fantastic rare footage of the Fender guitar factory in the late 1950s.<p>The clip was shot inside Fender’s …

How To Adjust (Set) Pickup Height on a Telecaster for ULTIMATE TELE TONE!

I recently composed a blog in response to an email from one of my pickup affectionados in Germany asking a question that I realized is of ULTIMATE …

Guitar Trick-Bag! How to Create Warbles, Whinnys and Other Cool Effects

Every instrument has its quirks, and the guitar is no exception. In the hands of a skilled player, it can produce sounds that aren’t possible on any …

10 Famous Guitars

It was the late 1920s in Waukesha, Wisconsin and a 13-year-old guitar prodigy was making a little income from playing his guitar at a local drive-in …

20 pro studio tips for guitarists: "Red light fever is normal"

<b>We assembled a panel of experts to shed light on the dark art of recording guitars.</b><p>Whether you’re exploring ideas, writing songs and making …

The Ultimate Guide To Strat Tone

<b>From Hank and Buddy through to Jimi, Clapton, Gilmour, Knopfler, SRV and beyond, the Fender Stratocaster has been at the heart of popular music for</b> …

My Bloody Valentine’s Kevin Shields: The Guitar That Changed My Life

My Bloody Valentine had already been a band for five years by the time guitarist Kevin Shields found his secret weapon. After years of hopping …

The 10 best high-end acoustic guitars: the best guitars for experts and pro players

<b>For professional live and studio players, here are the very best of the high-end, the guitars that are reserved for those who have north of $/£1,000</b> …

The Roots of Pre-Black Sabbath Heavy Metal in 10 Albums

Heavy metal wasn’t born, fully formed and ready to sin, with Black Sabbath in 1970. Before our favorite forefathers could formulate a revolutionary …

Inventions

Lindsey Buckingham has been fired from Fleetwood Mac

Lindsey Buckingham, guitarist, singer, and one of the principal creative forces behind ‘70s supergroup-turned-21st century hipster favorite Fleetwood …

Different Types of Microphones and How to Use Them in the Studio

So far we've looked at some basic gear: guitars, computers, amps and modelers. This week we get personal: microphones and proper and improper …

Guitar

Learn 5 of BB King's game-changing guitar solo tricks

<b>The late BB King, also known as the King Of The Blues, was one of the hardest working bluesmen in history, performing an average of 300 shows a year</b> …

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Stone Deaf Tremotron Analog Tremolo Demo

Analog

Tonal Teamwork: Why ambient guitarists need an Auto-Wah/Envelope Filter on their pedalboard

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Learn to choose the right scale for your guitar solo with these 5 cunning blues licks

<b>Choose the scale for the sound you’re after with these five licks written specially to give a certain sound...</b><p>Minor pentatonic scale over dominant …

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Clever Ways to Conjure Haunting, Mysterious Melodies

In the April 2015 issue of <i>Guitar World,</i> I showed you how to combine D major (D F# A) and E minor (E G B) triads to generate two appealing hexatonic …

Electric Guitar

Discharging Combo Tube Amps

1983 Boss BF-2 Flanger: Andy's Vintage Picks | Reverb Tone Report

Robert Plant has a sensational new band, so why would he get Led Zeppelin back together? | The Star

Robert Plant makes reference to “the dimming of my light” on “May Queen,” the winkingly titled opening number on his 11th solo album, <i>Carry Fire</i>, but …

UA OX Amp Top Box Pete Thorn FIRST IMPRESSIONS

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BOSS GT-1000 Guitar Effects Processor

Distortion LTD Issue 005

Cleaning guitar parts with electrolysis

JHS Offers Nine Tube Screamers in One with New Bonsai Pedal

A few years back, JHS came to the table with the Muffuletta—a svelt black box containing the circuits of six different muffs that quickly earned a …