Rage Against The Machine - "Bulls On Parade"...
What’s a Melody For?
Original Article From http://measureformeasure.blogs.nytimes.com By SUZANNE VEGA Once upon a time you dressed so fine You threw the bums a dime in your prime. Didn’t you? People’d call, say “Beware doll, You’re bound to fall,” you thought they were all Kidding you. Remember that song? I’ll bet you do. What’s the melody? Pretty much one note from the beginning to the end of the phrase,...
Overproduced? You Can’t Afford to be Overproduced!
Original Post From http://forum.recordingreview.com/content/overproduced-you-can-t-afford-overproduced-187/ Quite a few bands have a HUGE fear of being over-produced. The idea is some sleazy producer is going to turn their Motorhead-esque sludge into something that could be played at praise and worship featuring Boyz To Men and Mariah Carey. Watch Def Leppard’s Hysteria Classic Albums. If...
Guitar Pedals Of The Future
I know a few guitar players that could use some of these pedals.
History Of The "Steinberger GL Guitar"
Introducing a new twist on a legendary guitar. Over 20 years ago, Ned Steinberger revealed the Steinberger GL guitar, the first all graphite composite electric guitar. With its unusual headless design, it was quite a hit for years. The LBG guitar is the next generation of carbon graphite guitar, and at 4.5 pounds it is almost half the weight of the 8 pound Steinberger GL. As with the GL, the...
The Beatles - "Live At The Cavern"
Original Post From http://www.thebestbeatlesblog.blogspot.com On August 22 1962, Granada TV wisely decided to film The Beatles performing a gig at the Cavern Club. The footage is a noon session with the introduction by Cavern DJ Bob Wooler: “At this midday session at the Cavern, we proudly present The Beatles”. There is a shot of the stage from the audience’s point of...
How Taylor Guitars are Made – An Inside look at a...
Original Post From http://blog.discmakers.com How many million guitarists pick up an acoustic guitar and use it to perform, compose, practice, teach, or simply to relax in a single day? But most of us never really stop and think about how the guitar in our hands was actually transformed from a tree into a musical instrument. To get an appreciation for the artistry and science that go into...
I don’t have any desire to learn [music theory]. I feel it’s like voodoo, that...– Paul McCartney
“The Gods” – Poem By: Heather Whitley Gibson
Here comes Zeus in his zuit suit Hercules in all his glory hot and bothered, looks for Venus history and poetry standing at the Mayan temple watch them sacrifice a child Egyptians prepare a mummy watch out the gods are on fire all chant when the sun shines bright the gods, the moon, the night looking at the stars and Mars watching Aztecs playing ball voices speak to Persephone...
Vintage Guitars - Epiphone Emperor 1955
This is a guitar in spectacular condition with its original French-fit leather covered case. It has a reproduction pick-guard, tail-piece bracket and new frets but otherwise all original parts. The back center seam has been professionally re-glued. It has the huge tone one expects from these 18-inch rigs. Click On MyJazzHome.Com
"Come Away" - Song By: lodato
come away and I’ll hide you come where they won’t find you come and leave this behind you you’ll come you will come come this way and cross over come into forever come and i’ll never leave you you’ll come you will come i’m all warm on the other side no reason to run and hide no treason badge you humbly wore that’s all gone and died it’s...
The Highwaymen - "Highwayman"
Vintage Guitars - 1948 Gibson ES-350
Original gears and tail-piece are still onboard, but the knobs and pickguard are replacements. New frets have brought this old warhorse back to life. It was formerly owned and used by the well known East St. Louis musician, Earl Gibson once a member of the Sensational Ink Spots. Click On MyJazzHome.Com
Songwriting Lessons – Selecting Your Chord...
Original Post From http://thesongwritingblog.com Songwriting uses the chord progression as the setting for the song, kind of like the set and scenery in a play. Just like the actors move and speak and have their being upon the stage, set, and scenery, so do the words and melody dance on that very stage that is created by the progression of chords. If you have a deep understanding of how the...
Paul McCartney - "Bluebird" (Live in Argentina...
How to Build a Home Recording Studio
Original Article Posted On http://www.ultimatesongwriting.com You see, gone are the days when you needed to spend money on expensive multi-track recorders, outboard gear processors, mixdown machines, and tons of cables. If you’ve got the money and you want to go that way, that’s okay, but it’s not necessary. Today, your greatest expense is a computer or digital multitracker....