How Stuff Works: Acoustic Guitar

Without the acoustic guitar, music as we know it today, would be less likely to strike a chord.

How Does an Aspiring Professional Musician Make a Sustainable Living?

In this episode of the Starve the Doubts podcast, Matt Gibson and Jared Easley discuss the ins and outs of being a professional musician in today’s world.

Emancipation: A Royalty Tribute to Prince

William Reese, Jr. and friends honor the musical genius of an artist gone too soon.

Has Technology Killed the Guitar?

If a keyboard can play like a guitar, will the guitar continue to lose popularity?

The Long, Rich History of an African Art Festival

The first black arts festival was shaped by Cold War politics.

How Pop Was Born In West Africa

If you love blues, classic rock, jazz, or modern pop, you owe a debt to West African stringed instruments. Here’s why.

The Yardbirds Still Blasting Their Guitars

The Yardbirds are back and ready to bring their music to a new generation.

Johnny B. Goode by SamuraiGuitarist Feat. Siri

Who’s got better musical skills, Speech Interpretation and Recognition Interface or SamuraiGuitarist?

Playing Guitar in Space: It’s Harder than you Think

An Astronaut Explains Why It’s Exceedingly Difficult To Play Guitar In Space.

Lap Skate Guitar

Lap Skate Guitar is the intersection between an electric guitar and a skateboard deck, resulting in a custom made musical instrument that produces mellow sounds just as Lap Steel Guitar.

A Man and His Music: Between the Lines of Suicide

When is music more than rhythmic passion? Three years after committing suicide, a young musician’s work is being heard worldwide for the first time.

The Beginner’s Guide to Choosing an Acoustic Guitar

Music can be a great outlet and opportunity for bonding, and a guitar is an easy place to begin — if you choose the right one.

10 Ways to Be a More Creative Man

Want to expand your mind and grow your potential? These practical ideas will show you how

An Ode to My Mistress of 18 Years

Bessie’s been with me through thick and thin, comforted me when I was down, and even helped me show my love for my wife and son.

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

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

BB King was Great Because He Played Out of Tune

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