Steve Vai

Even Steve Vai can’t make you play like Steve Vai

Posted by - March 4, 2011

In case you didn’t have a chance to see Steve Vai’s big online lesson or if you weren’t like me and didn’t record it, but don’t want to rely on your memory – out of the kindness of my heart I’ve decided to give you a summary of what was discussed. You can also watch

Street Musician

How to Get That New Guitar Without Becoming a Street Musician

Posted by - February 18, 2011

Sometimes, what you want is more than what you got. Here are a few pointers to help you get what you want without playing on the street. Not that there is anything wrong with becoming a street musician. Actually playing on the street (busking) can be surprisingly lucrative. I have a friend who does this

Guitar Fret Buzz – How to identify and fix it

Posted by - February 3, 2011

It can ruin the clear ringing notes of an anthem … it can turn the hottest solo into a slushy mess … and it can turn you into one cranky bastard in minutes. Guitar buzz is probably one of the most annoying problems that you can find yourself dealing with. It can happen with a