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The 1980’s Songs – Top 100 Picks

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From It to Stranger Things, the modern day love for the 1980s is certainly real. And who could blame us?

The 1980s, for many, is reminiscent of a simpler time. A time when you could ride your bike with your friends around the neighborhood, and you just might stumble across some adventure.

Where films were about kids helping aliens phone home or adventurers brave the Temple of Doom. However, where the real nostalgia lies for many is in the music.

Synthesizers and big hair dominated the top charts of 1980s pop music. Sandwiched … Continue Reading

Greatest Guitar Solos Of All Time

Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” is considered by many guitar and rock music aficionados to be the greatest guitar solos of all time.

One must consider that so many people have selected Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” to display their guitar skills, that it has unfortunately been banned from being played at most Guitar Centers when trying out an instrument. Seriously, there have been signs posted that anyone who dares to play one of the greatest guitar solos of all time will be asked to put down their guitar and leave immediately. Tough crowd.

However, … Continue Reading

Top 12 String Guitar Songs

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There is no comparison for the robust sounds and qualities you can get when playing your instrument.

If you love the sound of an acoustic guitar, you may want to consider choosing a 12 string guitar because of its available range of tonal variation. 12 string guitar songs when played take advantage of a fuller sound, which
has a sparkle thanks to the use of octave strings.

Many classic rock songs were made strictly to be played on a 12-string guitar, including “Stairway to Heaven” by Led Zeppelin, and “Hotel California” by The Eagles. Early blues … Continue Reading

Tips To Play Electric Bass Guitar Better

When it comes to the bass guitar, you know you are in for a real treat if you practice the right technique and skills. The bass is not just a guitar with a few strings less than six. The tone, feel, and capabilities that a bass guitar can produce requires an approach the combines technique and appreciation of the unique sound that only a bass guitar can emit.

When playing bass guitar, you need to make sure that you focus on playing for the song, and not showing off in an unbridled display of showy … Continue Reading