Guitar Interviews

Legendary Bassist Leland Sklar Talks About The Immediate Family, James Taylor, Jackson Browne and More!

Posted September 15, 2020

Ranked by Rolling Stone magazine as one of the top fifty bass guitar players of all time, Sklar can count coup on laying down bass lines on such well known tracks as: “You’ve Got a Friend” (James Taylor), “Running on Empty” (Jackson Browne), “No Other” (Gene Clark) and literally thousands more by the pantheon of Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Famers.

Guitar News

Review: Mike Glick with Generations with their Politically Charged “Alternative Facts & Other White Lies”

Posted September 11, 2020

Alternative Facts & Other White Lies by Mike Glick with Generations is a politically charged folk album based on the struggles and lives of musical ancestors. Mike is based in New York and combines stylistic elements of many other cultures into his music, making for a diverse experience.

Guitar Lessons

1 Easy Exercise That Will Greatly Increase Your Guitar Chops Today

Posted June 12, 2012

It’s almost inevitable that as guitarists we want to be able to play fast at some point when learning how to play the guitar. Whatever style of music you play, there’s no denying that it’s impressive to pull out fast licks here and there, not just to impress our audience but to also express ourselves in our playing.

Guitar Reviews

The Chicks Re-Launch with the release of their new album Gaslighter!

Posted August 1, 2020

Gaslighter is the latest album and first release under the group’s new name, The Chicks. At first listen, this album gave me a sense of nostalgia for the music I heard growing up in the rural American Midwest. The tracks that make up this album have a diverse range of energy, so no matter what mood you’re in, you can likely find something to bop to.