Rachel Snagg

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Rhythmic Soloing Exercise for the Improvising Guitarist

0<p>SHARES<p>With so many scales, arpeggios, licks, chords and patterns to learn in the practice room, sometimes we can overlook rhythm when working on our</b> …

Electric Guitar

Put More Funk in Your Rhythm Playing

0<p>SHARES<p><b>ARE YOU READY FOR A REAL WORKOUT?</b> Our last stop on the soul train focused on single, double, and triple sixteenth-note motifs, and utilized …

Electric Guitar

5 Ways to Use Miso That Don't Involve Soup

By Alex Delany<p>There's more to miso than soup. A tub of the good stuff can upgrade most weeknight dinners instantly.<p>No one puts miso in a corner. Well, that’s not true. A lot of people do. But they shouldn’t, because they probably don't know how to use miso paste. You can’t just label miso as a soup …

Cooking

Easy guitar theory: diatonic chord progressions

The word ‘diatonic’ simply means ‘within a key’, so a diatonic chord progression is a set of chords made up of notes from within a key signature

Electric Guitar

The Acoustic Guitar Artistry of The Beatles' George Harrison

George Harrison contributed a wealth of guitar-centric hits to the band’s repertoire, many of which center around his Gibson J-200 acoustic. Examine …

Learn the "Malagueña" Spanish Triplets

In this classic lesson video, learn the "Spanish" triplets used in classical guitar mainstays like "Malagueña."<p>622<p>SHARES<p>Close<p>In this classic GW …

28 Bomb-A** Ways To Eat Asian Noodles

No plane ticket required.<p>When you're craving pasta but don't want all that cheese, these bad boys gotchu.<p>Looking for more Asian meals? Try our …

Jamming Arpeggios with the C Major Triad

Learn how to use the C Major Triad to come up with a few original, melodic arpeggios.<p>152<p>SHARES<p>In this lesson, we’re going to focus on two</b> …

Bebop Chicken Chili

A hearty crowd-pleaser, inspired by the jazz pioneer Charlie Parker<p><i>Fans of the great Charlie Parker know that great chili is synonymous with the birth of bebop. It was during a 1939 jam session at Dan Wall’s Chili House in Harlem that Parker hit the upper chord improvisation that many credit as the</i> …

36 Taco Recipes So Good You’ll Never Want to Make Anything Else

Need a standout “Taco Tuesday” recipe? With these cheesy, meat- and veggie-packed tacos on the menu, you’ll want to have one (or three) every …

Cooking

Here's how to cook a delicious steak for cheap

You don't have to break the bank to fix a good steak. Whether you're preparing a cheap or expensive cut, what matters most is how you treat it.<p>The …

BBQ
Guitar

Cooking Off The Cuff: Ignoring My To-Cook List And Making The Best Sausage Ragù Instead

Last week I undertook to cook some of the wonderful things Jackie and I ate in Modena and Parma. And I’ve started, but not with a dish that was on my to-cook list. Rather it was a variation on a richly delicious pasta dish: Gramigna con salsiccia, a fresh extruded (not rolled) vermiform egg pasta …

Cooking

23 Japanese Recipes That Cost Less Than a Ticket to Tokyo

Though Japan is renowned for both its cuisine and its food culture, relatively few of its dishes have made their way onto menus in the US, let alone onto the tables of home cooks. True, sushi, tempura, and teriyaki-glazed fish are familiar to more Americans than ever before. But Japanese food …

Sichuan Three Pepper Pork Belly Stir-fry

This Sichuan Three Pepper Pork Belly Stir-fry is based on one of my favorite restaurant dishes, Sichuan Three Pepper Chicken. Instead of using …

Food & Dining

Vietnamese Caramel Pork

Recipe Notes<p>1b. Other proteins/cuts: This recipe is suitable for slow cooking cuts of pork like shoulder/butt and belly. Please don't try this with …

Cooking (Australia)

Meera Sodha’s recipe for vegan mouth-numbing noodles with chilli oil and red cabbage

We need to talk about heat – the kind that comes from fresh chillies and peppercorns, and also from ginger, horseradish or too much garlic. Each plays a different, nuanced role, but our undeveloped language when talking about discrete types of heat mean they’re usually described in a …

Food & Dining

Thinking Two Chords at a Time: Tritone Side-Stepping for Guitar

One of the most common questions I get from jazz guitarists of any experience level is, “How do I bring a more modern sound into my jazz solos?”While …

Electric Guitar

Nail better barre chords in 20 minutes with this easy guitar lesson

<b>Move away from the comfort of open chords and find creative freedom by learning how to play all over the fretboard with our guide to nailing</b> …

29 Asian Noodle Recipes You'll Want to Slurp Up Immediately

You’ll find about a bajillion (only a slight exaggeration) recipes for pasta on Greatist, but today we’re shifting our noodle love to another …

Healthy Eating

Beef & Onion Soy Sauce Noodles

Dad’s simple fried soy sauce noodles with beef and onion recipe that can be made in 15 minutes that’s super flavourful! My ultimate childhood comfort …

Soysauce

Look Away Now: This Popcorn Fried Chicken Is Super Addictive!

Did you know that July 6 is National Fried Chicken Day? If you needed <i>any</i> convincing to indulge in your favorite fast food, then observing this holiday is a pretty good excuse. But here’s the thing: Homemade fried chicken is infinitely tastier and — dare I say — a teeny bit healthier than the chain …

Fried Chicken

14 Recipes That Prove Angel Hair Pasta Makes the Best Dinner

There’s nothing that hits the spot quite like pasta. It’s a go-to on busy weeknights, and it’s not hard to see why. From tortellini to whole grain noodles, it’s the fastest way to get a satisfying dinner on the table. But nothing cooks up quite as quickly, or tastes quite as delish, as these 14 …

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86 Interesting Guitar Chords

2<p>SHARES<p>Having a sizable arsenal of simple (to complex) chords is something many guitar players undervalue. I’ve been inspired to write an entire song …

This Sprightly, Whole-Meal Biryani Changed How We Make Rice

<i>Every so often, we scour the site for recipes from our community that we then test, photograph, and feature. This one from amreen is one of the most popular recipes on the site—it's so good, Amanda and Merrill riffed on it in their book.</i><p>As a kid, I loved seafood and hated Indian food. Over the …

Want to Write a Masterpiece? Here Are Some Chord Progressions to Get You Started

There are basically three schools of thought on songwriting. First you have those who believe that “either you have it or you don’t.”In other words, …

Electric Guitar

Guitar basics: getting started with lead playing

<b>“Okay, lead guitar. I know what that is. It’s when you play solos instead of chords and rhythm. Am I right?”</b><p>That’s right. There’s a lot to learn …

Electric Guitar

Is This the Mother of All Finger Exercises?

PHOTO: Edwin van Buuringen | Flickr Creative Commons (cropped) Finger independence and hand synchronization are essential skills for guitarists to …

Guitar

Rhythm Is King: Bob Marley’s Hypnotic Pulse

The simple and effective chord stabs that fueled early reggae hits may appear easy, but getting them right is a real art. Here are a few quick …

Electric Guitar

12 Bulgogi Recipes for When You Can’t Be Bothered to Leave the House

Gone are the days when pizza was the first thing you thought of when ordering takeout. Now your palate is much more accustomed to the flavors of Korean food, whether you’re digging into a big bibimbap bowl or snacking on kimchi. But sometimes you just can’t be bothered to get your shoes on and head …

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