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The Pumpkin Chord

Many years ago Billy Corgan of The Smashing Pumpkins made an off-hand joke in a guitar magazine that a particular chord that he was using heavily was called ‘The Pumpkin chord.’ This particular chord sounds really killer, it’s really simple to play, and sure, Hendrix did it too, but plenty of other people probably have as well. So it’s well worth exploring whether you’re a Pumpkins fan, a Jimi fan or whatev ...

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Metallica “Pretty Close” to Finishing New Studio Album

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich says the band has written nearly 20 songs for their next studio album—with the production phase imminent. “In our world, there’s been a distinct difference between the creative phase and the recording phase,” he recently told Rolling Stone. “With this project, we’re trying to bridge the two a little more organically and not have there be such a great divide between the processes.” ...

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David Gilmour Announces European Tour

The eight-day trek kicks off in Pula, Croatia, on Sept. 12, and wraps up with a three-night residence at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Sept. 23, 24, and 25. The tour is in support of Gilmour’s forthcoming solo album, which has yet to be titled. ...

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