Ranjit Ghuliani

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Easy guitar theory: dominant 7th chords

<b>Over the last two months we’ve been looking at major and minor 7th chords, so now we move on to the tense, bluesy-sounding ‘dominant’ style 7th.</b><p>Like …

Electric Guitar

Using Chord Positions As a Springboard for Soloing

1<p>SHARES<p>Over the last two columns, we’ve focused on applying various approaches to two-chord vamps for both rhythm guitar and soloing.<p>Many players …

Electric Guitar

If You’re Not Using These Amazon Prime Features, You’re Not Getting Your Money’s Worth

Free two-day shipping was a game changer, we all know that. But did you know your Amazon Prime membership has a lot of features you probably aren’t …

Free Shipping

Enhancing a Basic Progression with Unusual Arpeggios

There have been countless times over the years where I have been called upon in a recording session to lay down a complimentary electric guitar part …

Electric Guitar

Guitar Essentials: 10 New Melodic Scale Sequences

Learning scale patterns is a typical starting point for many aspiring soloists, and the first step usually involves mastering scales in a linear …

Electric Guitar

Something Weird Happened to Men 7,000 Years Ago, And We Finally Know Why

The women, on the other hand, were fine.<p>Around 7,000 years ago - all the way back in the Neolithic - something really peculiar happened to human …

Anthropology

How to reset your midlife body to burn fat – in six easy steps

Weight gain is not an inevitability of ageing – although, for many people, as they accumulate years under their belt, they also gain pounds.<p>A big part of this is down to the modern dietary environment, which encourages gradual weight gain over time. Over the last 10-20 years, we have started to eat …

Diabetes

This Is the Most Popular Chicken Salad Recipe on Pinterest — Popular on Pinterest

You guys. <i>You guys</i>. Have you fully embraced the glory of chicken salad in your life? I didn't grow up eating chicken salad and honestly never really …

Croissant

Guitar Essentials: The Quick Guide to Playing Harmonics

0<p>SHARES<p>Heard in everything from the scorching lead guitar work of Eddie Van Halen to the delay-drenched ambience of U2's The Edge, harmonics are …

Electric Guitar

Beyond Blues: Nail Those Changes!

Fishing around for some new ideas to enhance your blues licks? Check out this step-by-step approach that covers everything from guide tones to scales.

5 Best iOS Music Apps for Guitar Players

I make no claims of being an amazing guitarist; I wouldn't even say I’m all that good. That said, I’ve enjoyed playing guitar for 20 years and I love it with all my heart. I find it to be both a creative outlet and a valuable form of relaxation and meditation. Back when I began my guitar playing …

Super Easy Guitar Octaves Beginner Lesson | Guitar Tricks

A Guide to Pentatonic Slides

2<p>SHARES<p>In this lesson, I’ll be demonstrating one of the best ways to transition up and down the neck on the fly.<p>I frequently utilize this technique …

Learn This Little-Known Pentatonic Modal Trick

15<p>SHARES<p>Soloing with the modes is a great way to add new and exciting colors to your guitar playing. It can also add an ear-bending “outside” sound …

Essential Listening: 10 Stellar Headphone Albums

0<p>SHARES<p>What, exactly, is a headphone album? Well, the definition changes depending on who you are.<p>For audiophiles, a headphone album is a work that …

Easy guitar theory: extended chords

<b>Last time we saw how major and minor chords (called ‘triads’) are made of three major scale notes. Triads are made of stacked 3rd intervals - simply</b> …

Step outside the pentatonic box with these fresh blues guitar solo approaches

<b>Every lead guitarist uses pentatonic scales - chances are that the first scale you ever learnt was the minor pentatonic.</b><p>Don't Miss<p>Like a comfortable …

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

William Dalrymple traces the East India Company’s takeover of Hindustan

In the 1760s, the young, charismatic son of the recently assassinated Mughal emperor, Alamgir II, made a decision that would completely transform India’s fate. Determined to restore his dynasty’s glory, Ali Gauhar, known as Shah Alam II, went to war with the British East India Company (EIC).<p>But the …

7 ways to transform your Netflix account into a movie lover’s dream

Think you've perfected art of watching Netflix? Not so fast...<p>Sure, you may have found the coziest blanket to cuddle with on the couch <i>and</i> finally …

Hitting the Pocket: The Importance of Dynamics and Grooving When Soloing

0<p>SHARES<p>Two of the most important and effective elements in creating expressive improvisations are the incorporation of dynamics and groove. …

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 …

Electric Guitar

Three Blues Riffs Every Guitarist Should Know

767<p>SHARES<p>In this video, GuitarWorld.com buddy Darrell Braun presents his take on "Three Blues Riffs Every Guitarist Should Know."<p>"Need to bone up on …

Guitar

Learning the A7 Dominant Chord

461<p>SHARES<p>If you are fairly new to the guitar, you may very well look at a chord chart and see a chord with a “7” next to it. That indicates a very …

Electric Guitar

Hands Down the Best Way to Roast a Sweet Potato

I thought I knew how to roast a sweet potato, but I was wrong. Sure, pricking a sweet potato with a fork, wrapping it in tinfoil, and roasting it until done at 350 degrees Fahrenheit <i>works</i>, but there is a better way. A method that’s equally uncomplicated, takes no more time, and yields superlative …

Recipes

10 Ways to Start a Killer Blues Guitar Solo

584<p>SHARES<p>Here’s another handy lesson video from Texas Blues Alley, the people who brought you “How to Be a Jerk Guitarist in 10 Easy Steps,” “How and …

Blues Music

Note Kitchen is a free search engine for chords and scales

<b>Ever wanted to visualise what a certain chord looks like on a keyboard? Or maybe you need to see all the notes in particular scale?</b><p>Note Kitchen is …

Egg Breakfast Recipes

Packed with nourishment, the egg is one of nature’s perfect foods. One large egg has varying amounts of 13 essential vitamins and minerals all for …

Acoustic Guitar Strumming Patterns

435<p>SHARES<p><i>This is an abridged and shorter version of a lengthier article that can be found on Guitarchalk.com.</i><p>The acoustic and electric guitar handle …

12 Speedy Keto Recipes You Can Make on One Sheet Pan

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