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“Eruption” – arguably the most famous guitar solo laid to tape, almost never happened. Eddie Van Halen had no intentions of recording it or releasing it. But his record label and producer had a different vision. Here’s the story. […]
Regardless of your musical taste, it’d be foolish to deny the earth-shattering influence that Eddie Van Halen had on how humans approach the guitar. But David Crosby? Nope. He would strongly beg to differ. […]
In a time before average citizens had access to the internet, cable television held dominion over the youth. Although quaint by today’s standards, MTV revolutionized the way people consumed music in the 1980s and changed […]
Humility is a virtue. Regardless of how successful or talented you are, it’s generally considered uncouth to shower yourself with praise. While self confidence is a necessary trait for survival, nobody likes a cocky asshole. […]