From the January 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY JEFFREY PEPPER RODGERS Great accompaniment is an art that an audience may feel but not notice. The guitar work behind a vocal or another lead instrument can be sophisticated, for sure, but it’s not ultimately about dazzling anyone, scoring applause, or even drawing attention to itself.... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Bill Evans
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If we, at whatever age, are truly determined to make music come out of those six strings, we will.... Leggi tutto
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Welcome to the second installment of Chord by Chord, a series designed to build your fretboard familiarity and understanding of harmony. Today we’re going to take a look at a G major chord. I’ll show you how to play a G chord in a few different places on the fretboard,... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Joey Lusterman
Dig into the style of a bona fide downtown-jazz legend who can meld rock, blues, and Cuban music without ever breaking a sweat.... Leggi tutto
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In general, Roger McGuinn has gotten more love from the rock critic fraternity than from the guitar community. Maybe it’s time to turn that perception around... Leggi tutto
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That Pedal Show co-host Mick Taylor, Analog Man’s Mike Piera, and Tube Screamer circuit designer Susumu Tamara on one of the world's most popular and influential overdrive pedals... Leggi tutto
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Series kicks off with historic 1982 New York City set... Leggi tutto
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On tap this week are awesome new tracks from Gojira, John Petrucci, Bully, Avatar and more... Leggi tutto
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By Michael Millham This article originally appeared in the October 2007 issue of Acoustic Guitar and was reprinted in the September/October 2020 issue.  More than any other readily available instrument, guitars come in a vast array of shapes, sizes, designs, timbres, and intended uses. While many guitarists get along perfectly well with... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Bill Evans
Need to organize a messy pedalboard? Patch cables are a simple and creative cable solution for your guitar pedals... Leggi tutto
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“What I consider a special guitar is one that fulfills its purpose in design,” Isbell says... Leggi tutto
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Classic offset design boasts Pure Vintage ‘62 single coil pickups, period-correct stacked volume and tone knobs... Leggi tutto
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The Life Of Agony Guitarist talks melodic solos, his unusual approach to recording and the band's latest album, The Sound of Scars... Leggi tutto
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The Los Angeles/New Orleans-based duo spikes the neo-soul smash with plenty of six-string heroics... Leggi tutto
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The track is the title cut to Petrucci’s forthcoming solo effort... Leggi tutto
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A line of seven different switchers that allow you to move between various amps, cabs, and load boxes.... Leggi tutto
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Our relic’ing series continues. Here’s an easy way to age the metal casings of guitar tuners.... Leggi tutto
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Intense rock guitar is demanding on body and soul, and that's especially true in the professional arena, which often approaches full-contact sport. Learn what Nili does to not flame out while keeping it at "11."... Leggi tutto
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Could Strymon’s latest be your amp’s new front-end?... Leggi tutto
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Set to be the Australian guitarist’s solo studio album in seven years The post Orianthi signs to Frontiers Music, announces new studio album appeared first on Guitar.com | All Things Guitar.... Leggi tutto
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Ken Andrews of Failure discusses recording and writing methodology in episode one. The post Gibson TV launches Behind The Board, a series exploring the world of studio recording appeared first on Guitar.com | All Things Guitar.... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Daniel Seah
Every now and again, the music calls for something different - that's time for a pitch pedal to transform your low end... Leggi tutto
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Sito: guitarworld
The California-based blues guitarist on paying dues, learning the history and finding your own voice... Leggi tutto
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San Francisco Bay Area–based Gretchen Menn is the author of The Way Music Works, portions of which can be viewed at Acoustic Guitar Plus (formerly Guitarcast). We recently reached out to Menn, ordinarily a busy performer, to see how she’s been handing her musical live during the coronavirus pandemic, and... Leggi tutto
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New software conjures "lustrous reverb with parallel pitch shifters to add ethereal layers”... Leggi tutto
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From his family bluegrass band to joining the Byrds and driving the invention of the StringBender, White’s hybrid style and repertoire has inspired generations of pickers since he came on the scene as an in-demand session player in the ’60s.... Leggi tutto
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Thin layer of satin nitro provides an “addictively playable neck and stunning resonance and clarity”... Leggi tutto
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Sito: guitarworld
By Mark L. Small [The following article was first published in Acoustic Guitar, January 1999; re-published in Acoustic Guitar‘s September/October 2020 30th Anniversary issue.] In the pantheon of classical guitar greats, Australia-born John Williams stands as a most imposing figure. For decades he has been the archetype for recitalists of the post-Segovia era.... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Bill Evans
Enter for your chance to win a Singular Sound BeatBuddy Drum Machine!... Leggi tutto
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