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Blues Guitar Lesson Using Tasty Triads

Blues Music

Learning the David Gilmour Bend

0<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 …

Guitar

How much do you really need for retirement? We did the math

If personal finance questions were like pop songs, then <i>How much do I need for retirement?</i> would be at the top of the hit parade every single</b> …

How to Edit Dramatic Portraits in Photoshop

Following his recent film showing you how Sean Tucker shot the Mentor Portraits project back in South Africa, this is a follow up tutorial showing …

Stewart Copeland: Where The Gods Live Mini Doc Is A Must-See For Musicians

Reverb had the opportunity to visit legendary composer and musician Stewart Copeland at Sacred Grove Studios. Their conversation began discussing his …

Music Production

How to Play Stevie Ray Vaughan's Multi-String "Texas Flood" Bends

1.5K<p>SHARES<p>A while back, we ran a very popular video called How to Be a Jerk Guitar Player in 10 Easy Steps.<p>That video was created and posted by a …

ChordBud has got all the tools you’ll need for making interesting progressions

If writing your tracks by using chords is the way you work, then you might want to take a look at ChordBud, a new universal iOS app for doing just …

Apps

How to Tell If Your Guitar’s Neck Needs to be Adjusted

How to check if your guitar’s neck needs to be adjusted.<p>1.2K<p>SHARES<p>One of my recent columns dealt with some of the things that can go wrong with your …

Legendary Engineer Bernie Grundman Mastered Some Of The Greatest Albums Ever

Bernie Grundman is sitting in his 20,000 square foot Hollywood studio, conducting a fireside chat as part of Red Bull Music Academy Festival Los Angeles. Along with the conversation portion, he also mastered a song live, and even demonstrated for the group how a master is made on vinyl. “I was …

How to Play Jazz Guitar with Just Six Chords

1.2K<p>SHARES<p>If you have no experience playing jazz but want to pick up some chords and techniques, this video is the perfect place to start.<p>In it, …

Electric Guitar

New JFK Files Highlight the Kennedy Administration’s Dark Side

If you’re wondering what to make of the assassination of John F. Kennedy in light of the National Archives’ not-quite-final release of government …

Fidel Castro

Guitar setup: how to solve your tuning problems

Introduction<p>It’s understandable why professionals hire a stage guitar tech to tune up everything before they play. It’s not a job anyone enjoys. So …

Woodworking

Add Motion and a 3D Effect to Landscape Photos with This Simple Photoshop Animation Trick (VIDEO)

Are you looking for a way to add a little pizzazz to landscape photos and bring them to life? The simple Photoshop technique in the video below will …

Buying a Used Street Single Motorcycle

The term “thumper” used to be inextricably associated with British one-lungers that bled oil from every orifice and ran out of spark for reasons as …

Is the Canada Pension Plan fair? Hardly

The Canada Pension Plan may be the backbone of Canada's retirement income system but it is far from perfect.<p>The CPP contains some quirky rules that can be detrimental to your financial security, or that of your spouse if he or she survives you. The federal government can and probably should do …

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Tips and tricks for getting the most from Google’s great service<p>By now, you’ve almost certainly heard how good Google Photos is. Your friends, family, and coworkers are probably using it and singing the app’s praises. It makes backing up your photo library effortless. It can identify people — even …

Mobile Photography

Back Button Focus: A Surprising Technique You Ought to Master

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 3 Ratings<p>May 9, 2017 By Blagoja Martinovski<p>Back Button Focus: A Surprising Technique You Ought to Master www.sleeklens.com<p>This …

Five Simple Steps to Better Legato Technique

In this lesson video, which hit the interwebs almost three years ago, Rick Graham—a UK-based guitar instructor with 100,000 followers on …

Guitar

How the KGB Duped Oliver Stone

Many Americans believe that JFK was assassinated as the result of some sort of conspiracy, perhaps even by the CIA—the direct result of a KGB …

Customize Your Nikon DSLR with 7 Tips & Tricks from Nature Photographer Steve Perry (VIDEO)

Steve Perry is a nature photographer who says, “As much as I enjoy capturing exciting images, I also love telling the story behind them.” In the …

Allan Holdsworth's 10 Most Useful Scales

27<p>SHARES<p>One of the late Allan Holdsworth's many strengths as a guitarist was his ability to improvise.<p>"I knew if I wanted to improvise over chord …

The Six Most Important Chord Progressions in Jazz

0<p>SHARES<p>Jazz is considered a melting pot of all the genres, and rightfully so, as it was the first modern musical style to fuse blues and classical …

Five Riffs You Should Always Play at Guitar Stores (and How to Play Them)

2<p>SHARES<p>A few months back, Robert Baker shared his video for “Five Riffs You Should Never Play at a Guitar Store—and How to Play Them.”<p>His intention …

Six Underrated Guitar Riffs

PHOTO: Cindy Moorhead Everyone has a riff or three that they think deserves more praise from the community at large. In this video, Robert Baker and …

Guitar

How to Play Like DADGAD Pioneer Davey Graham

1<p>SHARES<p>A key figure of the early Sixties British folk revival, Davey Graham (1940–2008) was a unique steel-string–wielding hybrid; Celtic music, …

A Dead Simple Tool To Find Out What Facebook Knows About You

A new Chrome extension reveals the unsettling amount of information the company might have on you.<p>If you could measure all the information you consume online, what would you learn about yourself?<p>That’s the question behind the new Chrome extension Data Selfie. Created by developers Hang Do Thi Duc …

Revitalise your 12-bar blues chords with these 5 essential tips

Raise your 12-bars<p>But, variety being the undoubted spice of life, you can actually vary the arrangement in a surprising number of ways in order to …

Electric Guitar

This Free Software Can Upscale and Enlarge Photos Better than Photoshop

Upscaling a photograph always means trading resolution for size. And while Photoshop’s “preserve details” scaling does a pretty good job, there’s a …

Tutorials

Remembering Jim Croce: His Final Concert On This Date In 1973

On September 20, 1973, shortly after leaving the stage following a performance at Prather Coliseum in Natchitoches, Louisiana, acclaimed …

Music

Take a look inside Ansel Adams' amazing Darkroom

The room in which Ansel Adams created many of his works has to be the absolute ultimate DIY darkroom. Back then, many things had to be made yourself …