A Guide to "Symmetrical" Shredding

A Guide to "Symmetrical" Shredding I remember someone telling me that George Lynch once said he heard B.B. King say something that instantly improved his...

Two Things You Must Practice to Master Pentatonics

Two Things You Must Practice to Master Pentatonics Chances are if you use the minor pentatonic scale frequently, you might take your method of playing...

Fender links digital with physical in new Bluetooth Mustang

Fender links digital with physical in new Bluetooth Mustang Fender has announced the dual introduction of the brand’s second, free mobile app, ‘Fender Tone’, in...

Seven Ways Guitarists Can Improve Their Ears

Seven Ways Guitarists Can Improve Their Ears Steve "Samurai Guitarist" Onotera has posted another helpful video, and you might want to check it out. This time...

New Study: Musicians Three Times More Likely to Be Depressed and Anxious

New Study: Musicians Three Times More Likely to Be Depressed and Anxious A new study published by Help Musicians UK, a charity for U.K. musicians,...

Five Simple Steps to Better Legato Technique

Five Simple Steps to Better Legato Technique In this lesson video, which hit the interwebs almost three years ago, Rick Graham—a UK-based guitar instructor with...

When Your Online Guitar Students Should Be Teaching You

When Your Online Guitar Students Should Be Teaching You You don’t need me to tell you that the Internet has connected humanity in ways our...

Glass Nail Files (It’s All About Not Shredding)

Glass Nail Files (It’s All About Not Shredding) For today’s column, I’m going full metrosexual. Ladies and gentlemen, let’s discuss nail care. Specifically, let’s talk about...

The Eddie Van Halen Tremolo Mechanic

The Eddie Van Halen Tremolo Mechanic The footage from Van Halen’s 2015 Jimmy Kimmel Live performance affords an almost perfect glimpse of Eddie Van Halen’s...

Jerry Garcia's Custom "Wolf" Guitar to Be Auctioned in Brooklyn

Jerry Garcia's Custom "Wolf" Guitar to Be Auctioned in Brooklyn Jerry Garcia’s infamous “Wolf” guitar will once again hit the auction block with Guernsey’s—but this...