• An Interview with Andy Sheppard by admin June 28,2013 in Interviews Comments: 0 My name is Andy Sheppard and I’m a musician, composer, saxophone player. I’ve been playing the saxophone for a really long time, 37 years, and I’m currently an ECM recording artist. I’ve probably recorded for nearly all the major record labels. I’ve worked with numerous musicians. Mainly jazz musicians, because I guess that’s what I […] Read more
  • How to String an Electric Guitar by admin June 20,2013 in How-To Comments: 0 You might think that once you’ve strung one guitar, you’ve strung them all.  However, that is not the case, particularly when it comes to electric guitars.  Usually, the strings on an electric guitar will need to be changed more often than on a classical or on a regular acoustic guitar.  The process for doing so […] Read more
  • How to Buy a Guitar by admin June 17,2013 in How-To Comments: 0 Buying a guitar can be an exciting thing to do, whether you are buying your first instrument and are aiming to become a maestro or have been playing for years.  The thing with buying a guitar is that no two are the same.  You probably already know that you will only create the best sounding […] Read more
  • How to Play Guitar Tabs by admin June 11,2013 in How-To Comments: 0 Many popular stories relate to famous musicians who couldn’t read music.  Sir Paul McCartney, Noel Gallagher, and most of the band Metallica are among those who supposedly are unable to read music.  While it can be argued that being able to read music will enable a person to become proficient quicker, it is also the […] Read more
  • Easy Guitar Songs to Learn by admin June 11,2013 in Guitar Tips Comments: 0 One of the most exciting things to do when you’re starting to learn guitar is beginning to learn actual songs rather than individual notes and chords.  It can be difficult to know which songs are easy and which ones are difficult, however, so you might end up picking challenging numbers that don’t do anything other […] Read more

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