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The Basics To Learn Guitar Solos

Just imagine - you are on stage, the drums are beating and you're on for that iconic guitar solo. All eyes are on you! This is your chance to shine. This has been your dream for many years. All the hard work, blood sweat and tears come down to this moment. The crowd go wild... In order for you

Ancient Wind Instruments

Wind instruments are musical instruments that produce a sound when air is blown into a hollow chamber, causing a vibration against a reed or the player's lips. Ancient wind instruments, which have been found in various locations around the world, date back more than 10,000 years.

Chely Wright

Photos from Chely Wright's 2005 Reading, Writing, and Rhythm Benefit.

What to Expect from Gathering of the Juggalos 2012

The Gathering of the Juggalos horror rap music festival is undoubtedly one of a kind. How many other music festivals can you think of that focus on horror rap music, have carnival rides, and are atten

How to Make a Stick Figure

Stick people are often the first representation of human figures that children learn to draw. The proportions on this type of drawing usually have nothing to do with actual human figures--the most important part of a stick figure is that it may be easily recognized for what it is supposed to represe

The Beginner's Guide to Guitar Scales

Many people initially find the prospect of learning guitar scales as tedious or even unnecessary. But they're wrong in both counts. The mastery of guitar scales of is one of the most essential skills you need to develop if you want to improve as a guitarist.

Gibson BurstBucker Pickup Specifications

BurstBucker Pickups aim to emulate a vintage "Patent Applied For" sound.Guitar Player image by Infs from Fotolia.comThe Gibson BurstBucker pickup first appeared in 1996 in response to a surge in interest in vintage 1950s-era Gibson "Patent Applied For" (PAF) humbucking pickups on the...

How to Remove a Violin Top

Removing the top of a violin is a rare procedure typically reserved for the most serious of repairs. Any mistake in the procedure can cause irreparable harm to the instrument. Yet the process is not a difficult one. It only requires you to break the seal created with glue between the violin top and

Learn to Play the Violin

Learning to playing the violin can seem to intimidating to the uninitiated. The violin is described as the most difficult string instrument, but once mastered , playing the violin creates the intersec

Andy Griggs Archery Tournament

View photos taken at Andy Griggs' Archery Tournament, held at Lot R. East at the Coliseum parking lot, on June 8, 2006.