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Love and Death is the new band that Brian Head Welch (formerly of KoRn) has formed from the remnants of his solo touring band of which I was the lead guitarist and backing vocalist for the first two years...

SMG Review: Love and Death – Chemicals EP

Love and Death is the new band that Brian Head Welch (formerly of KoRn) has formed from the remnants of his solo touring band of which I was the lead guitarist and backing vocalist for the first two years…

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In my quest to create a life of Zen by way of shredding, I have almost primarily leaned on Ibanez guitars to provide such tools...

SMG Review: Ibanez RGD7421 – A Metalhead’s Dream Axe!

In my quest to create a life of Zen by way of shredding, I have almost primarily leaned on Ibanez guitars to provide such tools…

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It's easy to get yourself amped up and rockin' when you are learning your craft as a guitarist.  When you strap on your favorite axe, plug in to your amp, and hit that first note....

Guitar Zen: Finding Inspiration and Motivation to Play!

It’s easy to get yourself amped up and rockin’ when you are learning your craft as a guitarist. When you strap on your favorite axe, plug in to your amp, and hit that first note….

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Keeping things fresh and new can be a practical skill that doesn’t only apply to underwear and socks, but can make a huge impact on your guitar playing.

Guitar Zen: Embracing Change for Musical Growth!

Keeping things fresh and new can be a practical skill that doesn’t only apply to underwear and socks, but can make a huge impact on your guitar playing.

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Music and mysticism go hand in hand whether it is commonly realized or not.

Guitar Zen: The Spirit of Music

Music and mysticism go hand in hand whether it is commonly realized or not.

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We live in an age where it is easier than ever to communicate. Whether you want to talk person to person, text, Skype, Facetime, or simply rifle off an email, there are literally thousands of ways to communicate.

Guitar Zen: Escaping the Thralls of the Internet Critic!

We live in an age where it is easier than ever to communicate. Whether you want to talk person to person, text, Skype, Facetime, or simply rifle off an email, there are literally thousands of ways to communicate.

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