Friday, April 28, 2017
Wilson Center Guitar Festival
OK, your band has finally starting to get more gigs which is really awesome. That feeling you get when you’re having a good show is beyond amazing. Of course, it’s a huge bummer if something breaks down which stops the show. So you definitely want to be prepared to be able to make a quick fix so you can keep on rocking.

Guitar Amp Love

Show your guitar amplifier your love and it will sing its heart out for you. Once upon a time there was an man from California who said “Until it's recognized that the amplifier is AT LEAST 50% of the...
Get the lowdown on guitar strings If you didn’t already know, the type of electric guitar strings you use is kind of a big deal. Here’s what you need to know... Even though you take really good care of your electric...
Take it from someone who works on guitars regularly, with some attention and TLC, almost any guitar can be made to sing sweetly.  I've listed a few tips below.  While I have listed these in what I consider to...
For guitarists who don’t want to lose a second of inspiration, the SixString app is available for download. A big feature of the iPhone app is the ability for guitarists to record audio and video on-the-fly and post it. Axe...
What do artists like Ruth Gerson, Lucie Lynch, Jenni Alpert and Callaghan all have in common?  These lovely ladies have all played a concert or two inside of someone’s living room.  Each has donned their acoustic guitar and has...
Ever been to a blues jam? Well, there is a lingo, if you will, that you need to get familiar with! A language that musicians use to call songs, that gives you a quick reference to how the progression...
The wave of performance-based reality TV shows are swamping our prime time schedules – contestants’ vocal performances and victories champion aspiring musicians and band members to follow their dreams. Below are some valuable tips to help you in your quest...
People are always on the go. They are either out with friends, out with family, or having meetings with industry professionals.  For most of us, being on the go is part of our daily lives and it has made...
Being on stage in a band is one of the coolest things. There are the fans, the lights, the cameras and all the other things that go along with being in a band (like the clothes, the funny stuff...