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...
If you have a real passion for guitar and/or music and you would like to pursue any kind of career in this industry, then it is a fantastic idea to study at college. In addition to...
Many people like to record themselves singing as a side hobby during free time. When you first started recording your voice, it may not have met your expectations. The reason for this? You may be missing some important steps,...
If your New Year’s resolution is to learn a musical instrument, then you shouldn’t go into the venture half-hearted. You should give it your all, and you should seek to be effective with everything that you do. Only then...