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

The mandolin is a rather mysterious instrument, primarily recognized with origins in Italy dating back to before the Middle Ages. It has gone up and down and back up again in popularity, and to this day adds a distinct sound that we can best describe as musical, magical, or mysterious.  Because of its past, many…

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.…
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Young Coconut Albums

Young Coconut is a singer-songwriter from Ontario, Canada, and has written a number of eclectic albums.  Don't let the frightening term "singer-songwriter" put you off - the songs he writes are not what you'd normally think of when you think of that term, if you take our meaning.  With songs like "Bieber Heads", "Don't Say…