The Blessing and Curse of Modern Technology

Like many things, tech can bring people together but can also drive them apart. It takes time, money, effort and resources to learn and keep up with tech. It also takes the desire to invest all of this effort into it as well. Society in general needs to be more understanding that not everybody has the ability or will to learn technology. And as in the case of our seniors, not everyone can relate well enough with it to learn enough to use it proficiently enough to use it as a daily tool that so many of us take for granted. Continue reading The Blessing and Curse of Modern Technology

21 in 21: Twenty-One Great Songs From the Past Twenty-One Years Featuring Excellent Guitar

21 in 21: Twenty-One Great Songs From the Past Twenty-One Years Featuring Excellent Guitar

There are plenty of songs in the new millennium that prove guitar based music is alive and kicking. Here are just a few examples of guitar based songs from the past 21 years that sound great and do a really good job promoting the guitar as a central instrument in a song’s arrangement. Continue reading 21 in 21: Twenty-One Great Songs From the Past Twenty-One Years Featuring Excellent Guitar

Images

Images

We paint images with words. We paint pictures with notes and chords. We write words with pixels and moving pictures. We paint pictures with sound and with silence. We paint pictures with color and with the absence of color. Silence gives sound meaning. Blank spaces give colors meaning. Black and white are also colors. Choosing just two colors, black and white, that’s also a choice. Continue reading Images

Inspiration From Greatness – 5 Essential Guitar Solos That Fit Perfectly With Their Songs

Inspiration From Greatness – 5 Essential Guitar Solos That Fit Perfectly With Their Songs

Throughout the years, rock & roll has produced some truly awe inspiring moments of musical genius. Nowhere more so than in the arena of guitar solos. From the early classic rock masters such as Hendrix, Page, and Clapton, to head bangers like Van Halen and Angus Young, the history of rock & roll is full of guitar mastery and brilliance Continue reading Inspiration From Greatness – 5 Essential Guitar Solos That Fit Perfectly With Their Songs