If You Are Going to Be Conscious During Brain Surgery, You Might As Well Play Guitar to Take Your Mind off it, Right?

Playing Guitar During Brain Surgery

We bet the surgeons enjoyed the work environment a little more, too.

BB King was Great Because He Played Out of Tune

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There are those who believed that BB King wasn’t the world’s greatest guitar player, including the man himself.

You’ve Never Seen a Guitar Played Like This Before

You've Never Seen by rtists

What happens when a guy puts an iPhone inside his guitar and starts filming? ___ This inventive guitar player gives a new meaning to the phrase “good vibrations.”Photo—rtists/YouTube

Three Chords and the Truth: A Rock History Lesson—in 100 Riffs


Is it the end of an era?

A Father’s Music Brings a Baby Pure Joy

A Fathers Music by tharunet

When dad picks up his guitar, this baby shakes, rattles, and rolls his way right into your heart.

Growing Community of Musician-Advocates Support Men

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One blue string out of six on a guitar. What could the musician mean?

The Only Man I Can Call Totally Cool: J.J. Cale


Remembering JJ – Jesse Kornbluth has some excellent old music for you to check out.

Father and 2-Year-Old Son Perform “Don’t Let Me Down.” And They Won’t Let You Down.

Father Son Dont let me down

Kudos to dads of the 21st century who not only spend all sorts of engaged time with their children (of course) but share those moments with us on video.

On the Eve of His Return to Earth, Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield sings David Bowie’s Space Oddity.


This is major Tom to ground control, I’m stepping through the door / And I’m floating in a most peculiar way / And the stars look very different today…

The Twangification of a Greasehead [Video]

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What’s a diddley bow? After watching Jack White build one in less than ten minutes, it’s Rob Azevedo’s latest obsession.

Three Parables from FUN CAMP


“Why did the chicken cross the road? Where do bats get their energy? Knock, knock, who’s there, the interrupting cow. How do you know when a blonde has been making chocolate chip cookies?” By Gabe Durham

How to Play Guitar Like a Sweet Rockstar


Hey you! You want to rock so hard that everybody’s head explodes and they orgasm at the same time? You want hot licks and sweet grooves? You want to bust out some sick solos? Here are some amazing tips to turn you into the guitar god you were always meant to be.

Play for the 1 in 6


Use a blue string on your guitar and help us raise awareness about the 1 in 6 men who experience unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood.

Unlike Dads, Kids Don’t Care Who Hears Them Sing


Kenny Bodanis talks about how adults too easily bury the children they were.

Ten things I've learned from my love of naps

I can power nap for 20 minutes and be good. I have thought about moving to Spain just for the opportunity to have a mid-afternoon siesta. They have those in Spain, right? I would hate to move there and be all like “damn.” One of the things I have in common with the Canadian rapper […]

Technology: Ion Audio Has A Plan To Make You The Next Quincy Jones [#ces]

Your iPad can now be a full fledged drum kit or guitar, thanks to the masterminds at Ion Audio.