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Walking the Wires

Walking the Wires: Love Your Fingers

November 29, 2010
Appreciating the magic phalanges that make the music
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Walking the Wires: Listening Outside Your Comfort Zone

November 4, 2010
Get inspired by listening to way different music than you''re used to.
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Love Your Local Luthier

October 8, 2010
Visiting a local luthier and sampling the flavors of fresh-off-the-workbench acoustics
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Handmade or Factory Made Acoustics?

August 30, 2010
Things to consider when choosing between a factory-built acoustic and a handmade one
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Save Your Voice by Altering Your Playing

August 6, 2010
How you can adjust guitar parts of cover songs to bring the vocals within reach
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Don't Play Hurt, Play Healthy

June 3, 2010
Instrument choices you can make to keep yourself in the best playing shape possible for as long as possible
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Letting the Fields of Inspiration Lie Fallow

April 29, 2010
Beating the blocks by turning your attention elsewhere
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Acoustic EQ for Stage, Part 5: EQing, at Last!

March 23, 2010
How to use your EQ to your advantage in a number of difficult gigging situations.
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Acoustic EQ for Stage, Part 4: Pickups

February 26, 2010
Continue your journey to live acoustic bliss with this comprehensive look at acoustic pickup types.
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Acoustic EQ for Stage: Part 3

January 22, 2010
Moving along in her quest to help optimize your acoustic tone on stage, Gayla Drake Paul delves into sounding balanced, and how compression factors into that.
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Acoustic EQ for Stage: Part 2

January 1, 2010
The next step in optimizing acoustic sound is explored: strings.
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Acoustic EQ for Stage: Part 1

December 3, 2009
Things to consider when optimizing your acoustic sound on stage, beginning with your tonal space, your style of music and how you pick
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Back to the Woodshed

November 5, 2009
Winter''s on its way. Hunker down and learn to play guitar - again!
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A-muse-ment Park

October 2, 2009
Looking for inspiration in the world around you
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