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VIDEO: Natalia Lafourcade Nominated for Two Awards at 2013 Latin Grammys


The Mexican singer-songwriter is up for Best Long-Form Music Video and Best Alternative Music Album.


Video. News. Jazz. Rock.

Blues-Rock Band the Record Company Releases 'Feels So Good' EP


The band's second EP dropped on November 19.


Video. News. Blues. Rock.

Remembering Duane Allman on His 67th Birthday


The legendary guitarist would have been 67 today.


Video. News. Blues. Country. Folk. Rock.

Bob Dylan's 'Like a Rolling Stone' to Get New Music Video


The song's first official video will be an interactive experience.


Video. News. Folk. Rock.

LISTEN: Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones Reveal New Track from Upcoming Album 'Foreverly'


The unlikely duo celebrates their shared love of the Everly Brothers.


Video. News. Country. Flatpicking. Rock.

Lou Reed Public Memorial Set for November 14 in NYC


Lou Reed's public memorial to be held at Lincoln Center's Paul Milstein Pool and Terrace on November 14.


Video. News. Rock.

Neil Young Turns 68, Marks 45th Anniversary of First Solo LP


Neil Young turned 68 on Tuesday, and marked the 45th anniversary of his self-titled first solo album. 


Video. Songs. Rock.

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Guitar Mash Benefit Concert and Jam Scheduled for November 17


The second annual benefit will feature Chad Smith, Cap'n Kirk Douglas, Amy Helm, and more.


News. Folk. Rock.

LISTEN: David Crosby previews first solo song in 20 years


Ahead of his first solo outing in 20 years, David Crosby previewed a new single this week. 


Video. Songs. Rock.

VIDEO: Fender Releases Avril Lavigne Newporter Acoustic Guitar


Fender's new Avril Lavigne signature acoustic encourages young girls to play guitar.


Video. News. Rock.

VIDEO: Crowd-Funding Campaign Launched to Support Rock-N-Roll Documentary "The Wrecking Crew"


Denny Tedesco, son of legendary session guitarist Tommy Tedesco, has launched a crowd-funding campaign to pay for the licensing costs involved in the production of his completed rock-n-roll documentary, The Wrecking Crew.


Video. News. Rock.

VIDEO: Arctic Monkeys Cover “Walk on the Wild Side” in Tribute to Lou Reed


The Arctic Monkeys performed Lou Reed’s “Walk on the Wild Side” at Liverpool’s Echo Arena.


Video. News. Rock.

Bridge

Warner Bros. to stream the Bridge School Concert in live webcast


This year, Neil Young's star-studded Bridge School Concert is coming to a computer screen or portable electronic device near you. 


News. Rock.

Use the Flat VI Chord in Your Blues Rock Songs


Note that in this excerpt, you’re playing all rock-style power chords, which have no thirds so are not explicitly major or minor.


Video. Lessons. Blues. Rock. Songwriting. Technique and Theory. Early Intermediate. Intermediate.

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Play Banjo Roll–Inspired Patterns in Acoustic Rock


This excerpt from Acoustic Rock Essentials shows you how to use open strings and nondiatonic notes to create unique sounds and great tension in your playing.


Video. Lessons. Rock. Early Intermediate. Intermediate.

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Laid-Back Modern Rock Groove


Learn to play this laid-back groove with a 16th-note swing feel.


Video. Lessons. Flatpicking. Rock. Intermediate.

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Learn a Classic Two-Bar Rock Rhythm Pattern


This syncopated rhythm has become a staple of classic rock, modern rock, and pop.


Video. Lessons. Flatpicking. Rock. Intermediate.

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Learn the Bo Diddley Beat


Learn the classic rhythm named for Bo Diddley.


Video. Lessons. Flatpicking. Rock. Intermediate.

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Play Scratch Rhythms on the Backbeat


Learn how to add a percussive pop to your rhythm patterns.


Video. Lessons. Flatpicking. Rock. Intermediate.

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A Classic Blues Rhythm Pattern


Learn to play this classic blues rhythm pattern.


Video. Lessons. Flatpicking. Rock. Intermediate.

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The Country Boom-Chuck Rhythm


Learn to adapt the country boom-chuck rhythm to rock songs. 


Video. Lessons. Flatpicking. Rock. Intermediate.

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Simple Rhythms Make Great Patterns


Learn how to make great rock strumming patterns from simple rhythms.


Video. Lessons. Flatpicking. Rock. Early Intermediate.

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Add Minor-Seventh Chords to Your Acoustic Rock Compositions


This excerpt will guide you through playing a minor-seventh chord in a progression similar to the bridge in “Norwegian Wood,” by the Beatles.


Video. Lessons. Rock. Early Intermediate.

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Use the Flatted Fifth in Your Blues Scale Licks


Today’s excerpt from Acoustic Rock Essentials shows you three different ways you can use the flatted fifth in your blues scale licks.


Video. Lessons. Rock. Early Intermediate. Intermediate.

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