Issue 12 – Summer 2020 – Austin, Texas

On the cover is Austin native Jackie Venson, where she talks about her musical inspiration, songwriting, and her Gibson she named Rosetta. Other Austin...

Taylor Guitars’ New Builder’s Edition 324ce Made With Urban Ash™

Taylor Guitars, in association with West Coast Arborists (WCA) Inc., recently launched their Urban Wood guitar initiative, a project which will give end-of-life trees...

Elixir Artist Sus Vasques offers tips on guitar warm-up exercises

Elixir artist Sus Vasquez offers a few of her tips for guitar warm-up exercises on Elixir's YouTube page. From YouTube: A daily warm-up exercise is...

Moving Beyond 3 Chords

As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 10 - Winter 2019 - Acoustic Artists By now, you’ve probably mastered many three-chord songs, and you’re singing...

What We’re Reading NOW: Janis Her Life and Music

Janis Her Life and Music Author:  Holly George-Warren Publisher: Simon & Schuster (2019) You had me at Introduction! To see the impact that Janis Joplin had on...

Now and Zen with Steve Vai: “We’re Here to Express Our...

As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 9 - Autumn 2019 - Ladies of Metal When Steve Vai was approached by album producer Brad Tolinski...

Ganstagrass: When bluegrass and hip-hop collide

What happens when bluegrass music and hip-hop collide? You get Gangstagrass! Founded by Brooklyn-based producer Rench of Rench Audio, the group's basic lineup of...

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