March 31, 2020
Why you should give yourself permission to not care … or to care deeply about what nobody else cares about.
March 27, 2020
When it comes to cosmic tone, it’s critical to have functional potentiometers. Here’s how to install them correctly and keep them ship-shape afterward.
March 26, 2020
Mental health issues affect millions of people. Let’s talk about how we can help each other before it’s too late.
March 23, 2020
Get to know and appreciate what your guitar has to offer before the hack job.
March 22, 2020
F*@# you, coronavirus—our hearts will go on!
March 17, 2020
A fast, easy video demo of how to replace strings on any standard electric with all six tuners on the same side of the headstock.
March 10, 2020
...There's a lot more to it than whether Billy Gibbons or SRV was "right."
March 9, 2020
John Bohlinger's tips for keeping your body and mind primed for playing well into your golden years.
February 17, 2020
It's not as obvious as you might think. Here are the questions you gotta ask when planning your travel rig.
February 13, 2020
Sideman to the stars Pete Thorn shares his regimen for avoiding the pitfalls of touring.
February 10, 2020
Our inner critics constantly tell us we need to be better. Humble Hendrix knew that imperfection is part of the art equation.
February 3, 2020
Rise up, one and all—the guitar-media literati are desecrating your sacred cows!
January 1, 2020
Pete Thorn on that time when the need for a raw, emotional connection kicked vapid, self-indulgent music to the curb.
December 31, 2019
True or False: To distract from the fact that they couldn’t play their way out of a paper bag.
December 29, 2019
Oliver Ackermann (Death By Audio, A Place to Bury Strangers) shares his mantra for better music, better pedals, and a better life.
December 23, 2019
On bearded baristas, boutique guitars, and the parallels they share.
December 19, 2019
YUNGBLUD, aka Dominic Harrison, joins us in discussing how to work through creative dry spells.
December 17, 2019
Columnist Philippe Herndon on gear, freedom, and finding joy in making music.
December 16, 2019
Creativity is a state of mind. But how do we get there?
December 12, 2019
Before putting a budget instrument on the bass bench, ask yourself: Am I going to make it play, or am I lipsticking a piglet for wall art?