You Are Here: Home » Features

Elliott Randall Nailed Steely Dan's "Reelin' in the Years" in One Continuous Take

It's time to shine a spotlight on Elliott Randall's grinding, masterful guitar solo from Steely Dan's "Reelin' in the Years." Jimmy Page has reportedly called it his favorite solo of all time, and Guitar World readers selected it as the 40th greatest guitar solo (of all time) several years ago. The tune, which was written by Donald Fagen and Walter Becker, graces the band's 1972 album, Can't Buy a Thrill. T ...

Read more

The Top Five Reasons You Should Learn Music Theory

Guitarists have a lot of reasons to avoid learning music theory. They don’t like musical rules, they’re afraid to lose the “magic” of how they hear music, they don’t see the value of it when all they play is rock guitar… and on and on.  But as David Walliman explains in this video, there are numerous benefits to knowing music theory.  To help players understand its value, he’s put together what he calls the ...

Read more

Apple Music Passes 20 Million Subscribers In 18 Months, But Execs Want More Users and Exclusives

Apple Music has 20 million subscribers 18 months after launch, according to stats released by Apple. But the music industry expected more, and so apparently do some Apple executives. ____________________________________ Apple Music has passed 20 million subscribers, an increase of 15% in the last 3 months. Apple also shared that 60%  percent of customers using Apple Music have not bought content from the iT ...

Read more

© 2016 Planet Six String

Scroll to top