Articles by : Matt Blackett

October 5, 2016 - 07:03AM

Last time around we saw a bunch of notation to read through, and we applied a bit of advice from the readeriffic (yes, that is a word) Carl ...

September 1, 2016 - 06:05PM

This hilarious video features Chris Schreiner, a finalist in GP's Guitar Superstar competition. Here, he brings what he learned from a new a...

August 30, 2016 - 09:56AM

Guitarists never seem to get tired of variations on the Vox AC30 theme for the same reasons that they don’t get tired of bands that feature ...

August 30, 2016 - 09:56AM

We met Norway’s Aalberg Audio a few NAMM shows ago, when GP columnist Jake Hertzog said he was doing demos for “this cool pedal company that...

August 30, 2016 - 06:08AM

Hello again, my musically literate brethren and sistern.

August 29, 2016 - 09:28AM

If you don’t remember Jacob Whitesides from his appearance on TV’s The X Factor, don’t feel bad.

August 25, 2016 - 01:12PM

Jason Becker has recently posted a demo from 1990, the phase-shifter/slide guitar powerhouse "Sliding Away."

July 21, 2016 - 06:09AM

As I’ve said a million times in these pages, I’m a fan of anything that can get kids—or beginners of any age—into playing guitar.

July 17, 2016 - 12:00AM

Carlos Santana knows how to get an audience on its feet.

June 28, 2016 - 05:38AM

A big part of what we’re trying to do with these reading lessons is get better at recognizing things we see on the page, and to do it quickl...


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