As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 9 - Autumn 2019 - Ladies of Metal Many professional voice teachers will tell you in no uncertain terms that the screaming, growling, and rasping sounds of heavy metal singing will damage the...
As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 9 - Autumn 2019 - Ladies of Metal So you’ve decided you want to add more crunch to your sound – with hundreds (possibly thousands) of distortion pedals on the market to choose...
Whether you are totally new to bass or if you are just looking for another piece to add to your arsenal, here are three basses you should know about. Squier Classic Vibe '70s Jazz Bass As a devout Fender Jazz Bass...
So, you are trying to learn a skill which would last you a lifetime and improve your eye-hand coordination, manual dexterity, and rhythm for the rest of your life. Today, in this day and age, we can learn anything...
As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 7 Americana music is a broad genre that is historical as well as contemporary, growing and changing. According to AmericanaMusic.org, influences in Americana range from “country, roots-rock, folk, bluegrass, R&B, and blues, resulting...
As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 4. One of the best-kept secrets in the vocal technique world that is gaining some recognition lately is that of the Straw Technique or Straw Phonation. If you ever experience vocal fatigue, strain for higher notes,...
So, you've heard that wah-wah sound in Hendrix, (early) Clapton, and even John Squire's guitar solos. You've watched guitarists express themselves with their feet as well as their fingers, and you're wondering if you could do the same. How...
We’ve all been there: You’re on stage singing your most heartfelt song when all of a sudden you feel your heart stop as you realize you’re playing the wrong chord. A little stunned, you look down at your hands to see...
The average woman packs nearly 60 items for a two-week vacation, but only wears one-third of those items. When you are headed on the road to perform, either alone or with other musicians, there are several things to consider when packing for...
While the titans of the music industry still hold a lot of power, music really does belong to the general public these days. This is largely due to the way people consume music. It isn’t just about turning...