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Master Son House's influential blues playing with these 5 killer guitar licks

<b>Get to the heart of traditional acoustic blues with this slide tutorial, including five examples in the style of the legendary Son House.</b><p>Born in …

Guitar

Songwriting Tips—Pairing Chords with Walking-Down Bass Lines

There’s something inherently appealing about a chord progression built around a bass line that “walks down” the major scale. In the previous lesson, …

Electric Guitar

How to Play Danny Cedrone's Blazing "Rock Around the Clock" Guitar Solo

Guitarist Danny Cedrone was born on June 20, 1920. Whether you realize it or not, you're familiar with his work.<p>Even in these post-Van Halen, …

Guitar

Learn 10 cunning chords that will fill out your guitar sound

<b>Adding a few choice notes to the basic major, minor and powerchords you already know adds flavour and can help fill out your sound.</b><p>Here are 10 tasty …

Electric Guitar

Led Zeppelin's Road Manager Is Still a Badass

Richard Cole wasn't even 20 in 1965, when he became manager of the Who—but he's most famous for managing Led Zeppelin at the peak of their rock-god insanity. Now nearing 70 and still full of manic energy, Cole agreed to sit down with us for a quick...<p><i>Richard Cole (left) with Jimmy Page and Robert</i> …

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

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

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

Guitar

Guitar Essentials: Soloing Strategies for Rock and Blues

We’ve all been there: watching in awe as a lead guitarist’s fingers fly across the fretboard, wrenching out notes we didn’t even know existed. And …

Man attempts to slide down tube escalator, instantly regrets life choices

It may have looked cool in <i>Skyfall</i>, but in real life sliding down a London tube escalator is far, far less glamorous.<p>This was perfectly demonstrated …

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Genetically-modified apples that don’t go brown are headed to supermarkets next month

There are few things as satisfying as biting into a nice, crisp apple, but the beloved fruit has always had one big problem: it tends to go brown …

Get any temporary tattoo in seconds with this printer

'Prinker' is a temporary tattoo printer that uses cosmetic grade ink to apply a design on to your skin in seconds. The company says the tattoo can …

Tattoos

E3 Deals: Alienware PCs and 20% off the Hottest E3 Games

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

Number one argument against electric cars is now completely debunked

The argument that electric vehicles are just as polluting as gas-powered vehicles because they consume electricity produced from coal plants has been looming over electric vehicles for a long time.<p>It has been debunked on a few occasions and while there are places where the grid is so dirty that it …

Electric Vehicles

How to Fight Cancer (When Cancer Fights Back)

Understanding how the disease evolves is the key to stopping it.<p>In early 2014, Laura Brealey was visiting her daughters in Singapore when she slipped on a marble floor and cracked her hip. She had it replaced, but in the process, the surgeons noticed that her breathing sounded odd, and told her to …

The Secrets Inside Volvo's Transient Supercharger

Power couple<p>The appeal of twin-charging is obvious: the sledgehammer top end of a turbo complemented by a belt-driven supercharger's linear grunt and low-end power boost. But packaging and driveability concerns have relegated this tech to the weirdo-sphere of microcars and homologation specials. …

Here's How You Pronounce "Porsche"

It seems Porsche finally got fed up with people pronouncing its name incorrectly.<br>The German automaker took the time to upload a little explainer video just yesterday to its YouTube channel, the description for which reads, “Have you ever wondered about the right way to pronounce Porsche? Or do you …

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Down the Dirt Road Blues: Performance

Watch the Down the Dirt Road Blues online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Blues Guitar 7: Fingerstyle Approaches<p>Down the Dirt Road Blues - …

Remembering Jimi Hendrix: Behind The Scenes In The Studio With The Guitar Legend

Today marks 46 years since this accidental and tragic death of guitar legend <b>Jimi Hendrix</b> at just 27-years-old. Regularly considered among the …

WATCH: The World's Blackest Material Just Got Even More Black

Scientists can't even measure it.<p>Back in 2014, a team of British researchers made headlines for producing the blackest material known to science. …

Chinese woman dies in elevator with power improperly cut off

BEIJING (AP) — The discovery of a woman's corpse in an elevator in the Chinese city of Xi'an has led to the detention of an elevator maintenance crew who improperly cut off power to the elevator a month ago without checking if anyone was inside<p>In a statement posted Saturday, the Gaoling district …

Workplace Safety

The Roots Mixtape

The Roots crew from Philly represented something unique in Hip Hop as they blended soulfully conscious lyrics with a live band.<p>Black Thought, one of …

Despite Dieselgate, Audi debuts most powerful diesel SUV on the market

Both Audi's 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter TDI diesel engines in the U.S. have been caught up in the Volkswagen Dieselgate scandal. Despite the fact that …

Audi

Watch Couscous Produce Geometric Patterns, Thanks to Physics

How a Chladni plate and wave dynamics cause couscous to create mind-bending arrangements.<p>If you've never seen a Chladni plate in action before, prepare to be amazed by the beauty of simple physics.<p>Named for physicist Ernst Chladni, a Chladni plate is a thin, metal, centrally-mounted rectangular …

Kanye West Thrashes Deadmau5 After EDM Artist Calls Him Out For Being On Pirate Bay; Source Clarifies Rapper's Post

The photo of the computer showing a tab with piracy site Pirate Bay that Kanye West posted was not from West’s computer, a source says according to …

Bernie Sanders wants to end federal marijuana ban: Will that win the Millennial vote?

Sen. Bernie Sanders introduced a bill Wednesday that would end the federal prohibition to buy, sell or grow marijuana. Will that win Sanders more …

Cannabis

Smoking high-strength cannabis may damage nerve fibres in brain

Study suggests high levels of skunk use may affect the brain’s white matter, making communication between the right and left hemispheres less efficient<p>High-strength cannabis may damage nerve fibres that handle the flow of messages across the two halves of the brain, scientists claim. Brain scans of …

Cannabis

David Bowie :: Two Hour DJ Set / BBC Radio One – May 20, 1979

On May 20, 1979 – two days after the release of Lodger – David Bowie, along with a pile of his favorite records, took the reins at BBC Radio One. For …

30th Anniversary of the Challenger Explosion: Pictures

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