Harp Done from Harp Offbeat music magazine Harp is folding. Check out one of the mag''s final online stories about a PRS that several guitarists at SXSW played. Scott Ian Action Figure &

Harp

Harp Done

from Harp


Offbeat music magazine Harp is folding. Check out one of the mag''s final online stories about a PRS that several guitarists at SXSW played.
Scott Ian

Scott Ian Action Figure & Poker Deal

from Action Figure Insider, Online Casino News


Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian is one busy dude. He just inked deals for an action figure and a bobble-head doll in his likeness and picked up a poker sponsorship. The guy can play some cards -- he recently won VH1''s Rock Stars of Poker charity competition.
Jay Jay French of Twisted Sister

Barack Gets Twisted

from MSNBC


Imagine the Twisted Sister song, "I Wanna Rock" with the lyrics changed to "I Want Barack." Yep. Apparently TS guitarist Jay Jay French is a big-time Democrat - he recut the song with a new vocalist to support Mr. Obama, who has yet to comment. Look for it on YouTube soon.
Jonny Greenwood

Radiohead Guitarist Strung out

from al.com


The Alabama Symphony Orchestra is about to tackle a Jonny Greenwood piece. "Popcorn Superhet Receiver" is a 20 minute orchestral number written by the Radiohead guitarist when he worked for the BBC. Appropriately enough, the full-stringed arrangement was partially inspired by radio static.
Warrior

Warrior Reunites

from Blabbermouth


The band''s classic lineup with Parramore McCarty and Joe Floyd will be in place as the band works on a new CD.

A bone nut being back-filed for proper string placement and correct action height.

It doesn’t have to cost a lot to change your acoustic guitar’s tone and playability.

In my early days, all the guitars I played (which all happened to be pre-1950s) used bone nuts and saddles. I took this for granted, and so did my musician friends. With the exception of the ebony nuts on some turn-of-the-century parlors and the occasional use of ivory, the use of bone was a simple fact of our guitar playing lives, and alternative materials were simply uncommon to us.

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Johnny Winter's Burning Blues by Corey Congilio

Learn to rip like one of the all-time masters of modern electric blues.

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