Guitar Playing

Conscious Coupling—An Exploration of Alternate Tunings

Songwriting may be one of themore esoteric subjects covered in <i>Guitar Player</i>, as so many elements are completely subjective, or difficult to put into …


Album Review: Matty T. Wall Turns In a Six-String Gem with 'Sidewinder'

For anyone who might question Matty T. Wall’s love for the guitar, just watch the video for the title track to his new album, <i>Sidewinder</i>, where …


Eldar's Left Hand Harmonic Workout

<b>I’VE ALWAYS BEEN INTRIGUED BY THE LEFT HAND. INVESTIGATING THE WAY IT CAN UNDERPIN</b>melodic ideas is a fascination for me, and I enjoy searching for …

Electric Guitar

It’s a big ‘no’ to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visiting Wollongong


Meghan, Duchess of Sussex

Sync Your Scales for Better Solos!

A masterclass from the July 2015 issue of KEYBOARD<p>Do you ever wonder why some solos sound like they’re driving down a greased rail and others seem to …

Electric Guitar

Live Music with Local Artist Miranda Judd at Dandelion Bistro!

Singer, songwriter and musician Miranda Judd will perform live at the Dandelion Bakery & Bistro in Glenelg, Md. on Saturday, July 21st from 7:00 to …

Live Music

Guitar Lesson 37: Taking your playing from the woodshed to the stage; from podcast to performance

Guitar Lessons

‘Home stretch’ for Balgownie guitarist’s marathon world record attempt

Still two more days to go!


Hone your rock rhythm timing with this 20-minute guitar workout

<b>Hone your timing, dexterity and picking, and learn a few new chords too with our quick rhythm guitar workout.</b><p>Seeing as about 95 percent of most …

Electric Guitar

My Bloody Valentine’s Kevin Shields: The Guitar That Changed My Life

My Bloody Valentine had already been a band for five years by the time guitarist Kevin Shields found his secret weapon. After years of hopping …


Becoming a mum, by Alison Powell

I have fully functioning tear ducts, but I just don’t often cry, however I’ve felt like it recently.<br>In the first ‘Mama Mia’ film, Meryl Streep aka …


Body/Head: Kim Gordon and Bill Nace Talk New Genre-Defying Noise Project

Former Sonic Youth bassist and experimental guitarist on NYC avant-garde roots, creative power of "conscious coupling”


Influences: Beth Rowley

The sounds that inform new album 'Gota Fria'...<b>Beth Rowley</b> knows how to get to the heart of the matter.A songwriter of striking power, her …

New Albums

Watch the Craig Brown Band Star in Ram's ProMaster BandVan Video Series

We've teamed up with Ram Commercial, a division of the Ram Truck brand, to share the final video of its Ram ProMaster BandVan video series. The clip, …


Aussie Rock Icons Join Forces For Massive Phil Emmanuel Memorial Concert

Some of the country’s best rock musicians will come together for a <b>Phil Emmanuel</b> memorial concert in Brisbane next month, headed by his brother, <b>Tommy</b>, …


VIVIAN CAMPBELL On Strained Relationship With RONNIE JAMES DIO: 'We Both Made The Mistake Of Going After Each Other Through The Media'

<b>Clint Switzer</b> of the <b>"Music Mania"</b> podcast recently conducted an interview with <b>DEF LEPPARD</b> and <b>LAST IN LINE</b> guitarist <b>Vivian Campbell</b>. You can listen to …


Top iPhone apps gone free

Only here can you find the latest and best iPhone apps gone free today. Our proprietary appPicker Minestore™ algorithm finds you the best free iPhone …


Stoppin’ on a Dime: Using Double- and Triple-Stops to Enhance Your Grooves

Get on the good foot with a handful of soulful, gospel-inspired riffs from Snarky Puppy’s guitarist.

Electric Guitar

Being authentic is the key to success for Lindsay Ell

Lindsay Ell, who returned to the main stage at Country Thunder Saskatchewan on Saturday, got into the music business as a teenager

Country Music

Private music lesson in NJ since 1973 The Guitar Studio Berkeley Heights NJ - Summit, NJ Patch

<b>MUSIC LESSONS BEGINNERS to ADVANCED STUDENTS</b><p><b>Children Teens & Adults The Guitar Studio in Berkeley Heights NJ has been giving private music lessons in</b> …


George Lynch Hunter

<b>The George Lynch Hunter Signature Pickup</b><p>Specifically designed to George’s exacting specs for a powerful and dynamic response, providing the …



Fans will doubtless find <i>Hemispheres</i> another good, solid Rush album. And it’s time to apprise the nonfans as well, because this power trio uniquely …

Guitar Playing

A Desire to Inspire: A Conversation With Molly Tuttle

<i>I can’t pin down the year I first heard Molly Tuttle picking a few tunes in a Sugar Hill Records suite at the IBMA’s World of Bluegrass, but I know</i> …


You Can Actually Play The Electric Guitar On This T-Shirt

The T-shirt has been around for a while. Its current form dates back to the Spanish-American War, when the US Navy started issuing them as a cooler …


Seven Lions releases stunning new single 'Dreamin' featuring Fiora

Seven Lions releases stunning new single ‘Dreamin’ featuring Fiora<p>Seven Lions has had a memorable year in 2018, starting with the launch of his own …

New Singles


<i>Photo by Julia Leiby</i><p>We regret to inform you that Two Inch Astronaut is breaking up, especially because each time we hear that news our hearts get …


Gorillaz – ‘The Now Now’ Album Review

A recovery album that lacks the charm of old<p>Aaron Febre | July 13, 2018 | 0 Comments<p>Artwork Courtesy of Parlophone Records<p>When we last heard from …


Richard Dawson: Active Imagination

© Mike Chalmers<p>Words by: Tom Watson<p>Richard Dawson is feeling strange. Having moved into a refurbished house only 24 hours ago, the pungency of fresh …

New Albums

Smashing Pumpkins Rock Phoenix For 'Shiny And Oh So Bright' Tour Launch: Recap

Alternative rock mainstays The Smashing Pumpkins launched their “Shiny And Oh So Bright Tour” with an artful, polished spin through their lengthy …


How Lié's Ashlee Luk Is Fighting Patriarchy With Feminist Punk, Outsider Techno

Vancouver musician talks bridging scenes, disrupting cultural narratives in quest for “actual political change”