Just wanted to post about Miley Cyrus‘ new song “Slide Away”. It’s a very catchy tune you may have noticed and wanted to perhaps explain why. It’s actually using the Mixolydian scale which is just a major scale with a flattened 7th degree (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, ♭7). But it really plays on […]
If you’re a regular Ricmedia Guitar visitor you’ve probable already noticed the new website theme (launched January 24th 2017). The original theme was getting too old to adapt to newer code standards and features, so I took the plunge and upgraded. It has taken me about 2 weeks but well worth it. The old theme […]
Fantastic footage from the original Fender factory in Fullerton, California circa 1959 showing how Fender Strats were hand made all the way with careful craftsmanship.
Fantastic groovy tune by the amazing Paul Gilbert, check it out.
Howdy Folks. Today I discovered that all of the jQuery UI Tabs were not working, they had all degraded to inline images with links at the top, not good 🙁 Not sure how long they have been displaying like this but it could have been a few weeks at worst, so I apologize. I spent […]
Really interesting documentary on Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble with Tommy Shannon and Chris Layton talking about their initial success at the Montreux Jazz Festival and where it led… Enjoy!
Joe Satriani Live playing Flying in a Blue dream to perfection 🙂
Fantastic live/recorded interview with the legendary Steve Vai on his new DVD: Stillness In Motion – Vai Live in L.A. He also plays some amazing guitar for us to enjoy!
Thanks to Premier Guitar we have here an complete tour of the Gibson Guitar factory and what an amazing tour it is. Some amazing skills go into making these fine instruments, check it out.
I don’t often post YouTube videos but this is a superb example of musicianship from such an awesome band during their heyday. Sit back and enjoy!
Like at lot of people, I have always wanted an original 50’s Fender Tweed amp, but the price tag has always scared me off as they sell for $3,000 upwards depending on condition. Recently I fell in love with a new amp from Fender called the Pawn Shop Excelsior that has the twang and vintage […]
Well finally after 6 or so months of coding, re-coding, optimizing and converting, I have finished the Ricmedia Guitar website transition to WordPress! There have been quite a a few delays (which was annoying to say the least) but I guess that is what happens on long projects, particularly when working solo. I also have […]