Welcome to the first installment of my new column, R&B Gold.
A bassist will certainly notice the problem inherent with Amy Winehouse’s platinum version of “There Is No Greater Love” [2003, Frank, Islan...
With the boogaloo still lingering in your ears (October ’15), let’s continue examining the funkier side of the blues.
Last month we looked at fingerings for some hard scales—Ab, G, and B major—in the half and 1st positions, according to Franz Simandl’s famou...
Last month we looked at fingerings for the f, bb, and g major scales in the half position and first position, according to Franz Simandl’s f...
One finger per fret? index, middle, and 3rd finger in the low positions? Index, middle, and 4th in the low positions? If you’re like many ba...
Your big band is warming up. the lead trumpet player picks up her horn, puts the mouthpiece to her lips, and blows through a serpentine, dia...
Once in a while, a song crosses musical boundaries and becomes a classic standard.
The story sounds like a sequel to breaking bad: a drug-laced apple; a murderous old queen trying to kill a buxom brunette; characters like D...
You know it all—you just don’t know what to do with the information.
The Engle Guitar Hammer Gives Players a New Way to Strike Their Strings
Guitarist Performs on the World's Last Playable Stradivarius Guitar, Made in 1679
Man Who Married Fender Strat Dies: Chris Black, R.I.P.
Video Premiere: Feenixpawl, “Blue Sky”
Black Lion Audio Releases the B12A MKII 500 Series Mic Pre
Sylvia Massy to Host Free CreativeLive 'Studio Pass' Workshop
Yamaha Introduce Two New Wireless MIDI Adapters
Bösendorfer Debuts the Butterfly Limited Edition Piano
Diginoiz Releases 'Synth Style Sounds 5 - Vintage Analog'
Andrew York Performs on Julian Bream’s 1957 Hauser II
Rodrigo y Gabriela Announce Their First-Ever Musical Adventure and Retreat
The 12 Most Influential Guitarists of All Time—and Their Signature Styles
Rock on the Range Announces Lineup and Activity Additions
Bullet for My Valentine Premiere “Worthless” Video
Watch Metallica’s Full ‘The Night Before’ Performance at AT&T Park
History of the Blues in 50 Guitar Riffs
Expand Your Melodic Colors with 9th Arpeggios
John Entwistle's Isolated Bass Track from The Who's "Won't Get Fooled Again" at Shepperton Studios
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