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Mystery Guitar Man

Every guitarist knows the only way to achieve real success with the guitar is through sheer grit, determination and thousands of hours of painstaking practice, but if you really can’t be bothered with all that blood, sweat and tears stuff, there is another way you can go about it.

Check this out, […]

Eddie Van Halen Shredding

Check out the shred master kick some ass on stage (not!)
This cracks me up more every time I watch it.

Ok, before we start receiving any death threats over this one, it is of course a complete fake. I assume it’s completely obvious to most people, but after reading […]

Rick Miller – Bohemian Rhapsody

Here’s something for you vocalists out there. This is a cover of Bohemian Rhapsody performed by comedian, actor, vocalist and playwright – Rick Miller. He has been named as ‘one of the 100 most creative people alive today’ by Entertainment Weekly.

In this video, he performs the song mimicking 25 of the […]

Phantom Freeway Fret Wrecker

WARNING

Next time you hit the road, watch out for the phantom freeway fret wrecker. This latest attack caught on film by Channel 5, wiped out six lanes of traffic on a busy highway, killing 15 people and injuring 42. You have been Warned !

Guitar by Chris Cairns for DixonBaxi
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Even The Professionals Have Bad Days

Here’s a great vid proving that even the best musicians have bad days. It doesn’t matter how good or famous you are, we all have to break down our songs, patterns and riffs into small manageable chunks until we get them sussed. It’s only once we have them burned into our brains by […]

Eric Mongrain – Fates

This weeks pick of the week is an amazing bit of guitar lap tapping by the canadian composer and guitarist Erik Mongrain. His debut album Fates is an brilliant piece of work and has been described as ‘unbelievable’, ‘original’ and ‘an incredible achievement’ by his fans and the music press.

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3D Street Art – Julian Beever

This weeks totally unrelated yet amazing pick of the week is a piece of 3D anamorphic art by street artist Julian Beever.

His mind blowing pictures have earned him the nickname ‘ The Pavement Picasso ‘ and he has traveled the world creating these works of art for over twenty years.

Google him […]