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Four Ways to Visualize the Fretboard

Having a visual sense of the fretboard can help you navigate its entire length as well instantly articulate melodies and phrases when inspiration …

Electric Guitar

Fish Sauce-Marinated Skirt Steak Recipe

Fish sauce adds an umami burst to this tender cut of meat.<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep: 10 minutes<p>Total: 2 1/2 hours (2 hours marination)<p>Ingredients<p>2 (1 pound|450 gram) pieces skirt steak<p>½ cup|125 ml fish sauce<p>¼ cup|60 ml fresh lime juice<p>¼ cup|65 grams granulated sugar<p>1 tablespoon chili flakes<p>kosher salt, to …

Recipes

A Really Great Coconut Corn Salad Recipe

A favorite corn salad perfect for summer. Here's how it goes down. Five ears of corn, shaved in quick fashion, then sautéed in a bit of butter, or …

Recipes

Yotam Ottolenghi’s hummus recipes

Hummus gets its name from the Arabic word for “chickpea”, and traditionally it contains just chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; olive oil is used only to finish it off on the plate. Other versions, based mainly on olive oil and containing anything from beetroot to avocado, I’ve always …

Recipes

Steamed Barbecue Pork Buns (Char Siu Bao) – Sweet, Steamy Memories

In younger, leaner times, I’d often rely on the delicious, inexpensive calorie bomb that is the steamed barbecue pork bun. They were twice the size, …

Recipes

In-Depth: Luminous Dials, What Makes Them Glow, And How To Spot Their Differences

Luminous dials are a compromise. On the one hand, we would like to be able to tell the time in the dark without dropping a hundred large on a minute …

Watches

How to properly use an audio compressor

Compression is one of those things that, by far, takes quite a bit of work to wrap your head around. The fundamental principle of compression is that …

Music Production

These animated maps show Canada has so much more to lose in a trade war than the U.S.

Canada and the U.S. share the largest and most comprehensive bilateral trade relationship on earth, according to the U.S. State Department. Both the …

Canada

Smoked Prime Rib

In my humble opinion, the only thing better than roasted prime rib is smoked prime rib. The seductive flavor of the wood smoke and spice mingles with …

Cooking

My Lip-Smacking BBQ Ribs & the Secret Spice Blend That Makes Them Sing

Some people like to meal prep; I don't. Or rather, I don't know that I have the dexterity or mental wherewithal to plan a week's worth of groceries for myself. I'm much too disorganized, much too lazy, and—living in New York City without a car—<i>much</i> too weak to carry more than a single eggplant home.<p>…

BBQ

Best Carrot Cake Recipe

Servings : 12 Ingredients: 1 (8 ounce) can crushed […]

Dessert

Our 17 Perfect Rib Recipes

Pork or beef, wet or dry, we have ribs for everyone<p>There's something undeniably primal about a rack of ribs. This large cut of meat and bone is …

BBQ

Joe Satriani’s Top 10 Tips to Build Virtuoso Chops

In this video, Joe Satriani sits down to teach 10 tips that can help you build your chops—everything from bending to building fret-hand strength to …

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

Food Network’s Top 22 Summer Barbecue Recipes

15 Italian Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re not an Italian nonna with decades of pasta-making experience, these classic recipes make an excellent (and relatively simple) introduction …

Best hidden patios in Vancouver

With a collection of secluded, enclosed and elevated outdoor spaces in the city, we’ve compiled a handy list of the best hidden patios in Vancouver …

40 Ways to Play a 'C' Chord

0<p>SHARES<p>“What would Jimi do?" It's a question I've asked myself countless times over the last four decades, particularly when faced with creating …

Learn John Scofield's "House of the Rising Sun" Solo

0<p>SHARES<p><b>JOHN SCOFIELD’S COVER OF THE</b> classic “House of the Rising Sun” is a great example of how to create a harmonically rich jazz solo over a simple …

Why Your Pork Chops Turned Out Tough (& How to Fix 'Em!)

A well-cooked pork chop should be unquestionably juicy, tender, and even a teeny bit pink at the center (yes, this is okay!). It's what we should …

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

Italian Food

You Need to Try These Mouthwatering Recipes From Joanna Gaines’s Cookbook, Magnolia Table

Anyone who's ever watched HGTV's <b>Fixer Upper</b> will immediately recognize Joanna Gaines's style in her new cookbook, <b>Magnolia Table</b>. It looks like the homes she designed on the show: clean lines, a lot of white space, bright pages and photography, and a general black-and-white aesthetic.<p>And it's …

Recipes

Yotam Ottolenghi’s chicken recipes

In my house, where the children forever negotiate what they’ll be given at mealtimes while the grownups keep pledging (in vain, obviously), “I’m not getting into this conversation”, chicken is the one food that unifies the family ranks. It appears on our table in endless configurations, the simple …

Recipes

A Six-Note, Three-Octave, Major-Scale Exercise to Help You Know Your Way Around the Fretboard

As you can tell from my previous blog posts, learning and knowing the fretboard to the best of one's ability is of the utmost importance to me—and …

Using Monster Three-Notes-Per-String Pentatonic Patterns to Efficiently Traverse the Fretboard

When it comes to soloing using minor pentatonic patterns, most guitarists are well accustomed to using two-notes-per-string “box” positions.<p>I’d like …

Electric Guitar

‘Ugly Delicious’ Travels through the Wide World of Smoke in ‘Barbecue’

The barbecue episode of <i>Ugly Delicious</i> revolves around the idea that something magical happens when meat is cooked with live fire and smoke — whether it’s Peking duck, Texas-style brisket, or Korean short ribs. Since regional styles are often rigidly defined and barbecue traditions are fiercely …

Gyudon (Beef and Rice Bowl) Is Japan's Most Foolproof Dish

If ramen is like the hamburger of Japan, <i>gyudon</i>—steamed rice topped with beef and onions simmered in sake and soy sauce—is its hot dog: a quick, easy meal that's equally at home at the food court or on your kitchen table.<p>You know that scene at the beginning of <i>Saturday Night Fever</i> where John Travolta …

Is Instant Pot the best? America's Test Kitchen reviews multicookers

Unless you've been living under a rock for the past few years, you know about the Instant Pot® revolution. Maybe you're a part of the nation of …

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 …

Class up your guitar solos with these 15 vintage blues licks

<b>The goal of this feature is to get you sounding more authentic in the vintage blues style. There are 15 examples to study and they have been split</b> …