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How to Never Run Out of Licks Again

Learning other people's licks is great, not to mention essential, as pretty much everyone reading this sentence can attest.<p>But, according to guitar …

Electric Guitar

Making Music: The 6 Stages of Music Production

New to the world of music production? This article will explain the various steps involved when making music and help you organize the process in …

TabBank Makes it Easier to Turn Ideas into Sheet Music

TabBank, released Thursday for iOS, helps writers craft songs using simple chords, lyrics, and tablature, exports their compositions as printable, …

Tablature

Gallery of 118 Impressive Architecture Tattoo Designs - 32

Image 32 of 119 from gallery of 118 Impressive Architecture Tattoo Designs. Carolina Tessaroli Brandl. <a …

Why is a landmark Dallas skyscraper being stripped of its Greek marble?

The top-to-bottom renovation of one of downtown Dallas' largest skyscrapers is taking advantage of the latest building technology.<p>Work crews have …

Roombas have been busy mapping our homes, and now that data could be shared

Recon robots<p>Over the past couple of years, Roombas haven’t just been picking up dust and chauffeuring cats around, they’ve also been mapping the layout of your home. Now, Colin Angle, the chief executive of Roomba maker iRobot, has said he wants to share the data from these maps in order to improve …

10 Greatest Blues Song Intros Of All Time

What makes a song iconic? Many times it’s the sheer musical genius of the composition. Several songs in the category of legend have lyrics that …

See Bob Seger Join Eagles for ‘Heartache Tonight’ at Classic West

Bob Seger joined the Eagles to sing “Heartache Tonight” Saturday night at the band’s Classic West gig at Los Angeles’ Dodger Stadium, the Eagles’ …

Homes: The 750 ft² family home and the plans to build it!

It's always beneficial when we can look at a gorgeous, newly built home and compare it to the architect professional's plan. This helps us to …

Mark Knopfler Gives a Short Masterclass on His Favorite Guitars & Guitar Sounds

American guitar came of age in the fifties, with the blues, folk, country, and jazz playing of Mississippi John Hurt, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Merle …

Watch 12-Year-Old Joe Bonamassa Shred the Blues as He Opens for B.B. King in 1989

There are guitar players, who can play a handful of songs and pick out some pleasing riffs, and there are guitarists: players who've mastered several …

Summer NAMM 2017: DigiTech unveils SDRUM, the world’s first intelligent drum machine for guitarists and bassists

<b>SUMMER NAMM 2017</b><b>: DigiTech has announced the SDRUM, the world’s first intelligent drum machine for guitarists and bassists.</b><p>Building on the TRIO’s …

Alberta amateur musician pitches 'molecular' guitar pedal in Nashville

A pair of Alberta researchers have used nanotechnology to create new guitar pedals with a warm, rich, classic sound — and one is off to Nashville on …

If Your Improvisation Sounds Like Random Ideas Thrown Together, Read This Article [Lessons]

<b>Music Theory Tips</b>: Being able to improvise is an important skill for every guitar player. There are those who are great at it, and those struggle, …

Guitar

The Slow Death of the Electric Guitar May Be Exaggerated

Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney also reiterated this claim. “Now it’s more electronic music, and kids listen differently,” he told an interviewer. …

Seven Chords That Require Only Two Fingers to Play

Darrell Braun, whose videos have been featured on GuitarWorld.com several times, has just posted a new one; it's a guide to seven guitar chords that …

Guitar

Find hope for humanity in this video of 65,000 people singing “Bohemian Rhapsody”

Counteracting the current mind-set that everything is terrible, some 65,000 fans waiting for the sold-out Green Day concert in London’s Hyde Park on …

Trump’s Own Government Admits Trump Is Lying About Obamacare’s ‘Death Spiral’

President Trump likes to says things like, “Obamacare’s dead, it’s gone.” More traditional Republicans — i.e., ones who don’t talk like characters in</i> …

Messing Up on Guitar (and Why It Doesn’t Matter)

Sometimes when we’re ripping some licks on guitar, we can get caught in our own heads and psyche ourselves out, causing mistakes in our playing.<p>While …

Black Sabbath Drummer Bill Ward Selling Vintage, Studio-Used Gear

Former Black Sabbath drummer and co-founder Bill Ward is selling over 200 pieces of studio- and stage-used gear. The Official Bill Ward Reverb Shop, …

5 Minor Pentatonic Scale Tricks Every Guitar Player Should Know [Lessons]

<b>Guitar Scales And Modes</b>: Pentatonics are great, but can become a little predictable.

Guitar

An ex-plumber from Australia invented a $179 earpiece that can translate 8 languages in real-time

Lingmo International, a startup based in West Gosford north of Sydney, launched its TranslateOne2One earpiece at the UN's Artificial Intelligence for Good Summit in Geneva, revealing that IBM Watson machine learning technology had been used for its algorithms.<p>Traditionally, converting one language …

Machine Learning

Lobbyist for Russian interests says he attended dinners hosted by Sessions

Richard Burt contradicts Jeff Sessions’ testimony that he didn’t believe he had contacts with lobbyists working for Russian interests during Trump’s campaign<p>An American lobbyist for Russian interests who helped craft an important foreign policy speech for Donald Trump has confirmed that he attended …

Donald Trump

Rig Rundown: Jonny Lang [2017]

New Albums

Extreme String Skipping and String-Skipping Tapping for the Fast and the Accurate

Even within complex solos, most guitarists play several notes on one string, and then move up or down to the next string. This creates melodically …

Electric Guitar

Prince Takes Us All on a Bluesy 'Ride': 365 Prince Songs in a Year

<i>To celebrate the incredibly prolific, influential and diverse body of work left behind by Prince, we will be exploring a different song of his each</i> …

Las Vegas

On a guitar, what keys correspond to different capo postions?

I've long had this question. I know some music theory, but I can only get a vague idea as to the progression of keys when moving the capo down a …

Gallop Rhythms for Heavy Metal Guitar, Part 2

In part one of this lesson, you learned how to play the basic and reverse gallop rhythms. Once you can play these two patterns at a variety of …

Electric Guitar