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How to Play Artificial Harmonics

In this new Guitar World video, Jeff Gunn shows you how to play artificial harmonics. To produce an artificial harmonic, hold down a note on the neck with one finger of the non-dominant hand and use another finger to lightly touch a point on the string that is an integer divisor of its vibrational length. Then pluck the side of the string that's closer to the bridge. This technique is used to produce harmon ...

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Axl Rose on AC/DC Tour: "I'm Just Trying to Do it Justice for the Fans"

AC/DC's 12-date Rock or Bust tour kicks off this Saturday in Lisbon, Portugual. As we've reported, Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose will be singing for AC/DC—at least for these 12 dates. In advance of the tour, Rose spoke to the BBC about former AC/DC vocalist Brian Johnson, connecting with the band and more. Rose started off by saying he's a fan of Johnson and "wants to do it justice." Here are a few more q ...

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50 Classic Acoustic Rock Songs

Whether you began on an electric or an acoustic guitar, there's no doubt the latter will eventually find its way into your hands at some point. The nature of the acoustic guitar's efficiency (no amp!) makes it a commonality among players, collectors and dorm-room guys looking to impress girls. Even the most devout shredder will be tempted to noodle on a dreadnought—particularly in front of the aforementione ...

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Ana Popovic Premieres New Song, "She Was a Doorman"

Belgrade-born guitarist Ana Popovic is about to unveil her most ambitious project yet. With Trilogy, which is set to be released May 20, Popovic delivers three albums' worth of guitar-driven music in one monster package. In all, the album offers 23 blues, jazz and funk tunes produced by Grammy winners Warren Riker (Carlos Santana), Tom Hambridge (Buddy Guy) and Delfeayo Marsalis, one of the top producers in ...

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Mitchell Guitars Element Series: Premium Tonewoods, Breathtaking Aesthetics

The Element Series acoustic guitars are the most high-quality and well-appointed instruments Mitchell Guitars has ever created. Premium tonewoods, state-of-the art construction and breath-taking aesthetics ensure superior tone and unwavering quality. Available in dreadnought or auditorium style, all Element Series guitars have a unique shifted scalloped X bracing pattern that enhances resonance and projecti ...

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Intervals' Aaron Marshall Demos PRS Guitar 408 Pickup System

In this new video, Intervals guitarist Aaron Marshall walks us through how he uses PRS Guitars' 408 pickup system to get all the tones he needs—out of a single guitar. It's the perfect guitar for a touring musician who needs to incorporate multiple sounds on stage without switching instruments. Intervals' new album, The Shape of Color, is out now. For more about the 408, check out the video below and visit ...

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Axl Rose and AC/DC Appear Together in New Video

AC/DC and their new (if temporary) frontman, Guns N' Roses' Axl Rose, have made their first officlal appearance together. In the brand-new clip below, Rose, along with AC/DC's Angus Young and Cliff Williams, announce AC/DC's May 7 performance in Lisbon, Portugal, which kicks off their European Rock or Bust trek. Even though the news of Rose sitting in with AC/DC has been official for several weeks, seeing A ...

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