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The Last Hero Album Review

Posted 14th Sep, 2016
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. READ MORE

Matt Heafy Guitar Clinic

Posted 13th Sep, 2016
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. READ MORE
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! READ MORE
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Electric guitars are not a cheap investment. If you play guitar, buying a custom or new axe is a big investment. One that can be a huge waste of time and money if you make the wrong decision. When you are spending something around $300-$2000 dollars, you typically only get one chance. READ MORE
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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. READ MORE
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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. READ MORE
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How to Fingerpick for Beginners

Posted 21st Aug, 2016
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! READ MORE
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The audience’s deafening roar affirmed a resounding, “Yes!” Axl, of course, was referring to the oncoming “Nightrain,” which bookended the first part of what will be recalled as an historic two-night stand in L.A. for the penultimate shows of the 2016 North American Not In This Lifetime… Tour. READ MORE
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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. READ MORE
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Bass guitars have been a critical component of all genres of music for decades. Their unmistakable sound and attractive feel has attracted most headliners in the business at one time or another. From solo artist to full orchestra bands. READ MORE
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