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Telecaster vs Stratocaster: What Are The Differences

Both guitars have been played by guitar legends such as Eric Clapton, David Gilmour, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Root, and Keith Richards.

The Last Hero Album Review

Orlando metal band Alter Bridge is about to release their fifth album titled The Last Hero on October 7th via Caroline Records in the U.S and Canada and Napalm Records throughout the rest of the world.

Matt Heafy Guitar Clinic

Trivium guitarist and vocalist Matt Heafy just recently dropped by Sam Ash Music in Orlando Florida. Here he did a Q&A along with signing and taking autographs with fans. Some of the topics discussed were John Petrucci’s Rock Discipline, guitar and vocal warm up exercises, and Ron Anderson’s Voiktex app.

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100 Easy Beginner Guitar Songs to Learn in 2016

Are you looking for some simple guitar songs? Well, most of these songs can be learned by a beginner! Some parts of these songs will be difficult, but with practice and dedication, you can and will learn how to play them!

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25 Easy guitar songs for kids to learn in 2016

Most of our friends and featured guitarists here on All Axess got their start playing guitar before the age of 14. Listed below we have picked out the best 25 guitar songs for kids to learn. This is a great list of songs for beginners of all levels.

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10 Great Beginner Classical Guitar Songs to Learn in 2016 | Tabs Included

A classical guitar song, there’s something awesome about them. They are familiar and always coincide with an unforgettable memory of sorts from a younger age. And that’s exaclty why we had to put together a list of our 10 Favorite Classical Guitar Songs.

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How to Fingerpick for Beginners

You came across this article for one reason and one reason only. You want to learn how to fingerpick. While fingerpicking may seem intimidating at first (at least it was for me) there are some basics you should learn to make fingerpicking easy!

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Avenged Sevenfold to Play Free Show in Minneapolis

If you are an Avenged Sevenfold fan living in the Minneapolis area, you are in luck. Avenged Sevenfold just announced a free show at the First Avenue on Thursday, August 18th. Now you can watch Avenged Sevenfold twice this week. August 18th at First Avenue and August 20th at U.S Bank Stadium when they are supporting Metallica.

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Like Pacific Announce Distant Like You Asked Tour

Canadian punk band Like Pacific just announced their Distant Like You Asked Tour. The support acts for this tour include Broadside, Rarity & Boston Manor. Check out the dates below. Tickets are on sale this Friday.

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Our Last Night Announce Face to Face Tour

American post-hardcore band Our Last Night just announced their Face to Face tour. The support acts for this tour include Hands Like Houses, The Color Morale & Out Came the Wolves. Every ticket comes with early entry and a meet and greet with all of the bands on the lineup. Check out the dates below. Tickets go on sale this Friday.

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