A Taste Of The The Top 10.1 Songs About Nostalgia

Skid Row-I Remember You

This feature was originally published in November 2013. Don’t think much has changed since!   nos·tal·gia noun [no-stal-juh, -jee-uh, nuh-] : pleasure and sadness that is caused by remembering something from the past and wishing that you could experience it again. Rob Sheffield once compared music to a time machine. Songs remind us of times in our lives, and familiar sounds trigger familiar images in our heads. Subconsciously, the music attaches itself to the context in which it was experienced most intensely, and by listening to it, we are taken…

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Rip Up the Guitar Fretboard with Three-Note-Per-String Pentatonics Riffs

Three Notes Per String Pentatonic Scales As guitar players’ delicacies and abilities abide, and they begin to gravitate toward an appreciation for, and desire to learn, more technically necessitating music, the pentatonic scale often gets a bad rap. It’s often considered cliche and not as impressive as three-note-per string( 3NPS) diatonic scales. But if you enjoy roaring, distorted guitar, somewhere early on in your exploitation as a guitar player you were turned on to the minor pentatonic “box” shape, such as the Am pentatonic in EXAMPLE 1A, and its older…

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