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How to play “Chasing Cars” by Snow Patrol … a funeral favorite!

Before you learn how to play "Chasing Cars" by Snow Patrol ... consider this! There are some songs that are just epic. It's hard to understand sometimes just why a particular song is so popular,...

Trick to Help You Learn Scales Fast

Learning a scale isn’t just memorizing a pattern. In fact, it’s memorizing lots of patterns, but there’s more to it than that.
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How to play “Wild Thing” … as The Troggs pass fifty!

The Troggs still have "Wild Thing" at heart.It's been a long time since the Troggs smashed through to the consciousness of the western world's youth with Wild Thing. It's now over fifty years ago...
Fundamental Changes

Episode 5 – Interview With Joseph Alexander Founder Of Fundamental Changes.

Joseph Alexander Of Fundamental Changes - The Guitarist Who's Sold 300,000 Guitar Books!Joseph Alexander, the founder of Fundamental Changes is an amazing person and not only because he has sold a million dollars of guitar...
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The Amazing Artistry Of Guitar Tattoos

Got Any Guitar Tattoos? Check Out These & See How Yours Stack Up There was a time when the odds of people getting a tattoo added meant that you were either on the looney fringe...
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Episode 10 – (Part 2 of 4) Interview With Hollywood Film Composer Hummie Mann

Hummie Mann At Berklee College & Finding Work ...After discovering he had a talent for music, Hummie tells how he eventually found his way to Berklee College of music. Berklee was an exciting time...
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Episode 12 – (Part 4 of 4) Interview With Hollywood Film Composer Hummie Mann.

Moving To Seattle, Creating The PNW Film Scoring Programme, Getting An(other) Education ...Hummie wraps up this four part interview discussing his move to Seattle, the first beginnings of the Pacific Northwest Film Scoring Program. He also...
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BOSS SD1 – Get the most from this guitar pedal effects box.

THE BOSS SD1 GUITAR PEDAL Are you thinking about or already own a Boss SD1 pedal? This pedal, the SD stand for super overdrive, is one of Boss's best selling guitar pedals of a time....

Fender takes a digital turn to get guitar players to tune in

The guitar maker intends to roll out more apps and connected devices aimed at helping customers learn and continue to play the instrument.
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Episode 13 – Interview With Edinburgh Guitar Guitar Manager Chris Cunningham.

So You Want To Work In A Guitar Store?Chris Cunningham (second from the right above) is the manager of Guitar Guitar Edinburgh. Opened thirteen years ago, Chris discusses the role of manager, the skills you...