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The Digital Dinosaur

As a working musician for over twenty years (blimey, has it already been that long?), I am not overly thrilled with the way the music industry has changed in re...

ASGN: A Night To Remember

One of the highlights of every summer and winter NAMM convention is Muriel Anderson’s All Star Guitar Night benefit concert. Each event features a variety of 12...

JAM Pedals: Art for your Ears

There’s a colorful tale—likely true—about the late, great Chet Atkins, which begins with him playing his guitar. As the story goes, a woman walked up to complim...

The Lifelong Tour

I made my first European trip when I was two years old, just as my two older brothers had done before me (although I believe I was in the womb on one of our fam...

Looking Beyond the Frets

  he advice I’m about to give is probably not what you’d expect to hear from a devoted guitarist and guitar-based educator, but I hope you’ll take heed ...

Sweet Little Angel

  Like many guitarists, I’ve listened more times than I can count to “Sweet Little Angel” from B.B. King’s 1964 classic Live at the Regal album. The...

For the Record

  aking music for a living is the dream of many ambitious young adults with a mild case of talent, some time on their hands and with the dream of fa...