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The Top 5 Shred Guitar Albums of the ‘80s

Guitar gods of the late ‘60s like Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck worshipped at the altar of blues and roots music. Naturally, legions of aspiring musicians started working their way through the discographies of blues greats like Freddie King and John Lee Hooker. Speed wasn’t…

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The Drums Don’t Make the Drummer

Over my next three blog posts on CreativeLive, I am going to explain to you why the drums don’t make the drummer. We’ll begin by exploring image versus quality and then dive into the basic principles of live performance, sound, and gear. Throughout my years…