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Kurt Cobain’s Overlooked Legacy: Guitar Teacher for a Generation

Kurt Cobain’s Overlooked Legacy: Guitar Teacher for a Generation By Chris Richards (AP) Kurt Cobain, voice of a generation. Also, that generation’s guitar teacher. April 5th marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. The grunge … Continue reading

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New Study Finds Only 88% Of Guitar Center Customers Become Famous Musicians

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA—Contradicting conventional wisdom that shopping at the musical instrument retail chain guarantees one a renowned and highly successful career in music, a new study released Monday revealed that a mere 88 percent of Guitar Center customers go on … Continue reading

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Funky Slide Guitar Sample

Here’s a guitar playing sample that I put together using my glass slide. A slide is a guitar playing accessory that, when used correctly gives the guitar a unique sound. They commonly are produced from glass, glazed ceramic, or metal. … Continue reading

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Introducing The Acoustic Guitar

The guitar has been around in one form or another for centuries, and the principles behind how it works have been in use forever. The term “acoustic guitar” is a retronym, because all guitars were acoustic. It wasn’t until the … Continue reading

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Four Ways To Learn Guitar, Bass, or Ukulele

With the increasing popularity of rock music during the last few decades, playing the guitar has become very appealing for many people. While there are many teenagers out there who dream of becoming rock superstars, there are also many people … Continue reading

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Free Your Music And Your Soul With Blues Guitar Chords

It’s not that kind of blues. Nobody here’s a candidate for Prozac. But if you want to be worthy of that guitar you’re holding, read on and let the blues be your guide. Don’t give up on the blues Hold … Continue reading

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Buying a Secondhand Guitar

If you are on a budget, but still want to buy a decent guitar, you should look into purchasing a used guitar. For little money you can buy a quality guitar that will be able to suit all of your … Continue reading

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Electric Guitar Lessons

Music is an important part of our lives.  We can use it to change our moods, create an atmosphere, or simply to relax. Playing an instrument is not only a great way to experience the music; it is also an … Continue reading

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