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CrossFit: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly

Here's what you need to know...<p>CrossFit has done an incredibly good job at popularizing tough training using barbells.<br>• CrossFit is fine "Exercise" but …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

GQ Cover Story<p>John Jeremiah Sullivan spent some time inside the beautiful bubble created by a hip-hop icon.<p>By John Jeremiah Sullivan1 day agoView More<p>…

'How CrossFit transformed my body'

The fastest growing strength and conditioning training trend isn't without controversy, but this uber-devotee, says 'don't knock it til you try …

Fitness

How Does Audio Compression Work? | WinkSound

Gift Guide: The complete guide to home music production on your iPad or Mac

With an iPad and few accessories, these days anyone can have a functional recording studio in their home for less than the cost of a Mac. Whether you’re just getting started and want a modest iPad recording setup in your living room, or you’re looking to setup a full-blown home studio with your …

AA Batteries Review - Consumer Reports

Is anyone giving or receiving a holiday gift labeled “batteries not included”? We thought so. Listen up: We tested 15 AA batteries—the type typically …

POWER CHORDS!!! - Global Guitar Network

[ padding=”0 20px 0 20px”]Power chords are not really chords, because they contain no third degree to distinguish them as major or minor.<p>They are …

20 Ways To Play Guitar Better

Getting better on guitar is all about learning. You may think you’re doing fine, but all players can improve with some thought about what they’re …

Guitar

Hand & Finger Exercises for Bass Players

Hand and finger exercises for bass players are designed to improve your finger picking speed as well as your fretting accuracy. While many hand and …

Harmonic Map

The Map in Roman Numerals<p>Here we have a map for harmony. It shows the chords of the diatonic system, the flat majors, and the secondary dominants in …

Primary Chords - Global Guitar Network

[ padding=”0 20px 0 20px”]<br>[lollum_dropcap]T[/lollum_dropcap]here are three chords from the major key that will always sound good when played …

25 Secret Ways to Get the Guitar Tone of Your Dreams

We've got 25 great ways to help you make your gear sound great and perform at its best, plenty of which are simple “trade secrets” of the pros that …

Essential Listening: Timeless Guitar Tones

Welcome back for another round of Essential Listening! Last time we took a close look at some top notch snare sounds, and why they are excellent …

THE BEST GUITAR TUTORIALS FREE!! Guitar Lesson Index With Justinguitar.com

Complete list of lessons and pages on this site. Related YouTube videos will have an index number in the name of the video - so just look for that …

Guitar

The Redesigned Roomba Is Quieter, Quicker, and Hairball-Free

In the grand scheme of things, it really doesn't get much better than an autonomous robot that cleans up your messes while you're off doing whatever. …

15 Gifts For The Man Who Needs A Style Upgrade

<b>Well, here we are.</b> Three weeks away from Thanksgiving and we're already thinking about holiday gifts. The holiday season seems to grow every year, as does the list of people you need to procure presents for. As always, we're here to help. And our first guide is for a tough customer. He's that guy …

Shopping

Introducing... The J. Crew 770 Jean

<b>Like Goldilocks before them</b>, J. Crew is learning the importance of "just right." However, unlike the fairy tale, the retailer's version of finding the perfect middle ground doesn't involve breaking and entering. It involves one of our favorite subjects: denim. Which brings us to their freshly …

J.Crew

The Guitarist's Guide to the CAGED System

<b>Chops:</b> Beginner <b><br>Theory:</b> Beginner <b><br>Lesson Overview:</b><br>• Learn how to convert all open-position chords to moveable shapes.<br>• Identify the location of the root …

Electric Guitar

Military Families Will Be Hit Hard By Spending Cuts in 2014

While the defense department has worked to spare military families much of the brunt of 2013 sequestration cuts, that may not be possible going into …