Thursday, April 25, 2019

Tag: Blues

Review: Rift Amplification Aynsley Lister Signature

After five years of R&D, British blues guitarist Aynsley Lister’s quest for “my sound, in a box” has been fulfilled. We get the lowdown from Aynsley and Rift main man Chris Fantana and put the results of their collaboration through its paces.

Gary Clark Jr. makes Tiny Desk debut

A three-song set from the bluesman’s ‘This Land’ LP.

Watch John Mayer and Ed Sheeran duel on PRS Silver Sky...

See two of guitar's biggest names playing Sheeran's Thinking Out Loud.

Watch: John Mayer demos his signature PRS Silver Sky

With bluesy licks thrown in for good measure.

In Pictures: The SoCal World Guitar Show

The SoCal World Guitar Show in Orange County in January exhibited some incredible vintage six-string eye candy, and none other than Joe Bonamassa was even showing off a few choice blonde Gibsons.

The Money Shot: Booker White’s 1933 National Duolian

A prized instrument steeped in blues history.

Essential Blues Guitar Lessons Part Four: Turnarounds

In the fourth part of his essential guide to the blues, MGR Music tutor Leigh Fuge gets turned around…

Essential Blues Guitar Lessons Part Three: Chord Extensions

In the third part of his essential guide to the blues, MGR Music tutor Leigh Fuge gets a shuffle…

Interview: Larkin Poe on their turn to roots-rock and their telepathic...

The roots-rock duo on sibling telepathy, finding the right instrument, exploring their influences on Venom & Faith and why it’s important for women to put their own spin on blues…

Interview: Gwenifer Raymond, Welsh acoustic virtuoso and game designer

Welsh multi-instrumentalist Gwenifer Raymond is a supernaturally talented acoustic player with a PhD in astrophysics and a day job designing video games…

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