The Different Types of Electric Guitar

When they first appeared, electric guitars were thought to be just a gimmick. However, it didn't take long for them to completely take over the mainstream. With that said, not every guitar is the same. Knowing the difference between various electric guitars can be pretty important especially if you are looking to start playing this…

Stefano Nomakills Interview

Hey guys, Coconut here.  Today I had a chance to interview one of my guitar heroes of recent times, the genuinely talented one man thrash-a-thon, Stefano Nomakills, or N-O-M-A, who hails from Orléans, France.  He is most often seen rocking out in his room with hair flailing madly. Nomakills, or N-O-M-A, has been posting videos…

10 Famous Mandolin Rock Songs

  Here is a song called Come With Me My Giselle that dates back to around 1300, so you can hear how mandolin originally sounded back then when played by the bards of the day. In terms of playing, the mandolin is an instrument that requires organic movement with loose wrists.  It is a very…

Alice In Chains – Band History and Profile

Alice in Chains is a band from Seattle, Washington. Formed in 1987 by guitarist Jerry Cantrell and singer Layne Staley (RIP), this is one of the most acclaimed hard rock / metal bands of all time, beloved by fans everywhere, and considered part of the Big Four of legendary Seattle bands, alongside Nirvana, Pearl Jam, and Soundgarden.…