During my first few months of starting The TxLips Band, LLC., I was unsure about a lot of things. I was still learning myself and how I wanted to execute this complicated business model. I was (and still am)...
Let’s face it: the future of live music is looking a bit bleak right now. Major festivals and large concerts have been postponed indefinitely due to the pandemic, and many news outlets have predicted that we won’t see them...
Kaki King, composer and fingerstyle virtuosic guitarist, packs a lot of songwriting tips on how to get "unstuck" in this short video. Kaki’s go-to string is Elixir Acoustic 80/20 Bronze with POLYWEB Coating.
It goes without saying that COVID-19 has had an absolutely devasting impact on the arts community, and musicians and creatives alike are clamoring to find opportunities to make an income while on lockdown. With the closure of all non-essential...
As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 10 - Winter 2019 - Acoustic Artists Singing and playing acoustic guitar at the same time is the ultimate form of multitasking: your left and right hands must think independently; your brain is...
As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 10 - Winter 2020 - Acoustic Artists The acoustic guitar is the beginning, middle, and end of so much of what is music; it continues to thrive and flourish to this day. With...
As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 10 - Winter 2020 - Acoustic Artists With acoustic guitars, every fiber of their being contributes to its tone. Whether you are fingerpick or strum, the strings used, the material of the nut,...
As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 9 - Autumn 2019 - Ladies of Metal Alright, you’ve been practicing your sweep picking and writing riffs in dropped tuning. It’s time to bring home a guitar that will help facilitate the...
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...