The Woodstock Music & Arts Festival was a one-in-a-million cultural event that became the touchstone of an entire era. This weekend is the 45th anniversary.
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Forty-five years ago, close to a million people watched Apollo 11 blast off from Kennedy Space Center. We’ll commemorate their eight days in space.
What does it mean to play a song? Does strumming a few chords count? Or does it have to be note for note and the whole song?
People take up the guitar for all sorts of reasons – to make music, to make friends, to meet people, to express oneself, to become creative, and the list goes on and on.
It’s been a tradition here at Guitar Noise to celebrate New Year pretty much whenever possible! And today marks the start of the Year of the Snake.
Tone, Taste, or Technique – Which is most important? I know all three are important… but what is the most important?
Here’s an idea: take a time-tested practice technique and adapt it to your resolutions and guitar-playing goals for the upcoming year. Whatever your goals (musical and otherwise), we’re certain this advice can help you acheive them.
David Hodge looks back on 14 years at GN to pick out some lessons that may be worth your while. This is close enough to a best of list for 2012.