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This is my current favourite channel on the TuneIn radio app: http://www.jazzrad...
This is my current favourite channel on the TuneIn radio app: http://www.jazzradio.com/guitarjazz All very cool guitar jazz!


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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:03:37 +0100
A very cool live version
A very cool live version


Jimi Hendrix --- Voodoo Child, Live '69

An incredible live performance of Voodoo Child (Slight Return) by Jimmy and his band in Stockholm, 1969. "I stand up next to a mountain . . . And I chop it d...

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 02:38:36 +0100
20 country guitar licks in the style of players such as Chet Atkins, Merle Travi...
20 country guitar licks in the style of players such as Chet Atkins, Merle Travis, Hank Garland and Jerry Reed, acoustic bluegrass flatpickers like Doc Watson and Tony Rice, and modern electric country players such as Albert Lee, Brent Mason, Brad Paisley, Johnny Hiland, Jerry Donanue and Vince Gill, to name just a few.

Includes tabs and notation http://www.guitarworld.com/pickin-grinnin-20-tasty-country-guitar-licks

Watch associated video on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RVNzfLutB7I


Pickin' & Grinnin': 20 Tasty Country Guitar Licks | Guitar World
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Exploring the world of country guitar is a diverse and exciting journey, one from which a guitarist of any background can benefit, while having ...

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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:15:22 +0100
Jens Larson's Pinterest boards feature a great range of guitar related material:...
Jens Larson's Pinterest boards feature a great range of guitar related material: https://www.pinterest.com/jenslarsen02/


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Jazz Guitarist/Composer - Guitarist in Træben -Jazz Video Lesson on YouTube - Ibanez and QSC artist

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Thu, 09 Apr 2015 04:27:58 +0100


Best of Metallica for Ukulele: Ukulele/Vocal with Tab
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Admit it: you've often wished you had your ukulele handy when your favorite Metallica song popped in your head. Now there's no excuse not to bring the uke out and put those strings to the test! This folio features 18 of their best arranged specifically for uke including: Enter Sandman * Fade to B...

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Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:57:21 +0100
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P86LuPCsCLE


How to Play "Midnight Blue" by Kenny Burrell (Instructional Only)

(Disclaimer: This video is for Instructional Purposes only) To learn more about Kenny Burrell go to: http://www.vervemusicgroup.com/kennyburrell Kenny is one...

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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 01:09:25 +0100
50 Jazz blues licks: this playlist includes all 50 lines. These bebop lines are...
50 Jazz blues licks: this playlist includes all 50 lines. These bebop lines are particularly useful and can be learned by watching the slowed down examples. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mat0-jpWYOg&list=PL7610CDA38F9B0929


50 Jazz Blues Licks - #1 George Benson I-IV on "The Thang" - David Hamburger

FULL POST: http://bit.ly/50JazzBlues1 DAVID HAMBURGER: http://bit.ly/DavidHamburger MORE GUITAR LESSONS: http://bit.ly/TrueFire ***50 Jazz Blues Licks is an ...

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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 02:26:20 +0100
The Jazz Guitar site features a large collection of lines in the styles of the g...
The Jazz Guitar site features a large collection of lines in the styles of the greats such as Wes Montgomery, Pat Martino, Grant Green, Joe Pass. Lines have tabs, notation and links to youtube demos by the author. Don't let his rather ordinary guitar tone put you off; lots of great, no catch free material here: http://www.thejazzguitarsite.com/


The Jazz Guitar Site | Free Lessons, Licks, Videos, and More!
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A site dedicated to leaning jazz guitar with transposed licks and carefully crafted lessons. Get first hand advice from an experienced player!

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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 01:06:31 +0100
Achim Kohl lists his jazz line videos as 'Jazz Guitar Licks - with Tabs' which i...
Achim Kohl lists his jazz line videos as 'Jazz Guitar Licks - with Tabs' which is a bit misleading; you need to go to his site and buy the tabs. However, the lines are easy enough to learn by watching. This is a playlist of his jazz guitar lines in the styles of Wes Montgomery, Pat Martino, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis and John Coltrane: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGSQLUOdi3SlC2Yy3Bh8SYG1WWOl7vwCP


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the tabs from the videos are available in our sheet music online store: http://www.klangfarbe-noten-shop.de/dpshop/__Noten%20Download/Jazzgitarre/_30.03.html

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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:23:20 +0100
When I first saw this, I thought the photo had been distorted. http://www.pinter...
When I first saw this, I thought the photo had been distorted. http://www.pinterest.com/pin/130252614198866402/


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Charlie Hunter 8-String Neck with 'fanned frets'

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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 23:15:36 +0100
For a while I've been meaning to learn Moonlight in Vermont, a la Johnny Smith h...
For a while I've been meaning to learn Moonlight in Vermont, a la Johnny Smith https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRNpc-hFkCs


Johnny Smith Quintet - Moonlight in Vermont

Johnny Smith Quintet - Moonlight in Vermont (1952) Personnel: Stan Getz (tenor sax), Johnny Smith (guitar), Sanford Gold (piano), Eddie Safranski (bass), Don...

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Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:30:59 +0100
I watched the Steve Cropper on the Ronnie Wood Show this afternoon, talking abou...
I watched the Steve Cropper on the Ronnie Wood Show this afternoon, talking about how he wrote the parts for hits including Wilson Pickett's 'Midnight Hour' and Eddie Floyd's 'Knock On Wood'.

To write the intro for 'Midnight Hour' he simply followed the dots on the fretboard; that is, he played descending major bar chords on the 7th, 5th, 3rd frets etc. He had trouble coming up with an intro for 'Knock On Wood' so he just followed the dots in the opposite direction. Often the simplest ideas are the best!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7octIzJtqlk


Steve Cropper on 'In The Midnight Hour' and 'Knock On Wood'

Ronnie Wood hears how legendary guitarist and songwriter Steve Cropper wrote the parts for hits including Wilson Pickett's 'Midnight Hour' and Eddie Floyd's ...

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Tue, 06 Jan 2015 07:26:27 +0100
Tunes I am currently working on. 'Secret Love' here's a nice version: https://ww...
Tunes I am currently working on. 'Secret Love' here's a nice version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GyE12hCv7Tw


John Pisano's Guitar Night with Pat Kelley - "Secret Love"

Guitarists Pat Kelley and John Pisano with Chuck Berghofer (bass) and Mark Ferber (drums). Recorded live at Lucy's 51 in Toluca Lake, California on May 7, 2013.

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Tue, 06 Jan 2015 00:46:05 +0100
Working on Charlie Christian's solo from 'Six Appeal'. This is a short, very sim...
Working on Charlie Christian's solo from 'Six Appeal'. This is a short, very simple yet highly effective solo in Fm; a great example of Charlie's approach to minor keys. I was unable to find a chord chart for this so I made my own with Biab.
I also generated a backing track mp3: http://liamalexander.com/music/jam_tracks/tracks/six_appeal_backing_track.mp3 (165 bpm)

This version is slower (120 bpm): http://liamalexander.com/music/jam_tracks/tracks/six_appeal_backing_slow.mp3


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Mon, 05 Jan 2015 14:52:06 +0100
Jazz standards, tabs, licks, scales free: http://www.guitarcats.com/realbook-jaz...
Jazz standards, tabs, licks, scales free: http://www.guitarcats.com/realbook-jazz-standards/A


Jazz Standard Songs starting with: A | GuitarCats
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Jazz Standard Charts by Song Name 0-9ABC

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Mon, 05 Jan 2015 00:32:09 +0100
Wow! This site on the late great Ted Greene includes just about everything you e...
Wow! This site on the late great Ted Greene includes just about everything you ever wanted to know about harmonic theory and more. Includes many arrangements and tutorials in pdf format and all completely free. http://tedgreene.com/teaching/default.asp


TedGreene.com - Teachings - Single Note Soloing
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Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:08:30 +0100
Working on Charlie Parker's 'Blues for Alice' among other things including Blues...
Working on Charlie Parker's 'Blues for Alice' among other things including Bluesette. This is an example of 'Bird changes'; The Blues for Alice changes, Bird changes, Bird Blues, or New York Blues changes, is a chord progression, often named after Charlie Parker ("Bird"), which is a variation of the twelve-bar blues.

The progression uses a series of sequential II-V or secondary II-V progressions, and has been used in pieces such as Parker's "Blues for Alice". Toots Thielemans's "Bluesette"[1] and Parker's "Confirmation"[2] also have similar progressions. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bird_changes

Making the changes is challenging, and fun!


Bird changes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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The Blues for Alice changes, Bird changes, Bird Blues, or New York Blues changes, is a chord progression, often named after Charlie Parker ("Bird"), which is a variation of the twelve-bar blues.

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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 21:31:50 +0100
Complete transcription of Les Paul's version of 'How High the Moon': http://kris...
Complete transcription of Les Paul's version of 'How High the Moon': http://kristinhall.org/songbook/BluesAndStandards/HowHighTheMoonGE1109.pdf


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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 04:42:39 +0100
▶ Ted Greene - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas http://ow.ly/GpHAh
▶ Ted Greene - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas http://ow.ly/GpHAh


Ted Greene - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

The late, great, underground guitar hero Ted Greene performing "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" as well as a nice short arrangement of "Hark! The Her...

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Copyright is a form of intellectual property protection for a variety of literary and artistic endeavours. Everyone who has used the internet has at one time or another copied material illegally. This is due to the popular misconception, that once material is posted to the internet it can be freely copied: this not the case. Unless the author of the material has stated that is available for public use, then permission has to be obtained from the author for the material to be used.
File sharing sites, is another issue that concerning copyright laws. These sites/programs allow people to share material over the internet, this allows for copyrighted material to be shared and copied form one person to another. Some people believe this is okay as there is no transaction of money for the material: this is not true. File sharing is one of the biggest problems concerning copyright laws on the internet as there is no way to monitor all the information being shared between people and block and copyrighted material from being sent.
Now days because it is so easy to share copyrighted material over the internet and it is so frequently done many people do not see it as a crime that affects the authors finically. Although many people would not steal a cd from a store, download free music from the internet is socially acceptable on the internet.
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Comment on How To Fix an Overheating Laptop that Shuts Down Randomly by Troy
I was at my wits end with the heat issue on my 1525....total dis-assembly and everything....no dice... Ran into this and decided one last attempt and unscrewed the heat sink assembly...lifted....and what do ya know!?!?!? Commpletely jammed with dust/lint/crud.....looked like a tiny blanket blocking the entire exit path for heat!! It's pinned against the shell frame and deceptively appears to not be a point of potential accumulation....WRONG! Life saver! As info here are my before and after heat/speed specs Before removing blanket of crud: fan1 - 4900-5400 RPMs (ZINGING) HD0 - 120 deg F Temp1 - 193-200 deg F Core 0 - 192-200 deg F CPU - 195-210 deg F DIMM - 193-205 deg F GPU - 163 deg F AFETR removing blanket of crud: fan1 - 2950 RPMs (stable) HD0 - 104 deg F Temp1 - 106 deg F Core 0 - 106 deg F CPU - 109 deg F DIMM - 105 deg F GPU - 91 deg F

I was at my wits end with the heat issue on my 1525….total dis-assembly and everything….no dice…

Ran into this and decided one last attempt and unscrewed the heat sink assembly…lifted….and what do ya know!?!?!?

Commpletely jammed with dust/lint/crud…..looked like a tiny blanket blocking the entire exit path for heat!! It’s pinned against the shell frame and deceptively appears to not be a point of potential accumulation….WRONG!

Life saver!

As info here are my before and after heat/speed specs

Before removing blanket of crud:
fan1 – 4900-5400 RPMs (ZINGING)
HD0 – 120 deg F
Temp1 – 193-200 deg F
Core 0 – 192-200 deg F
CPU – 195-210 deg F
DIMM – 193-205 deg F
GPU – 163 deg F

AFETR removing blanket of crud:
fan1 – 2950 RPMs (stable)
HD0 – 104 deg F
Temp1 – 106 deg F
Core 0 – 106 deg F
CPU – 109 deg F
DIMM – 105 deg F
GPU – 91 deg F

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