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Getting Started with Alternate Picking and the Long Road to Speed

Getting Started with Alternate Picking and the Long Road to Speed As a teacher, one thing I get asked a lot by students as they get to the point of starting to learn lead guitar, or even more complex riffs, is how do I go FASTER? So, by this point you’ve been playing a few […]

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Transforming Your Live Shows by Merging Art & Music

There is no denying that, although the US music industry is booming, it is also oversaturated with countless artists trying to establish themselves in a cut-throat field.  Setting yourself apart from other musicians in a country where consumers spent in excess of $8.72 billion on music in 2017 is pivotal. There are a number of ways you […]

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Tips and Tricks to Rock Your Next Live Performance

Making it as a musician in the USA is not an easy feat as the United States boasts one of the most competitive music industries in the world…

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Setting Up A Home Recording Studio For Guitarists

There are lots of benefits to setting up a home recording studio if you are guitarist. Sure, you can easily record yourself using your phone, but sometimes you need something a little better….

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D&A’s New Triple Threat – The HYDRA Guitar Stand

The HYDRA is one of only a few known attempts at making a full-size floor standing triple guitar stand, and currently the only one I know of that actually works!

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