Tag: Van Halen

Episode 159: Cross Genres

[mp3player width=350 height=100 config=fmp_jw_widget_config.xml file=http://cdn1.libsyn.com/sixstringbliss/Six-String_Bliss_159.mp3] Could you learn a new genre of guitar in two weeks? If you had to, how would you go about learning a completely new style? Pipes and PT lay down some tips for picking up a new genre. Guitar News from www.guitarnewsdaily.com: EVH Weds U2 TOO LOUD Police Bust ‘Hot Guitar Ring’ The Time is…

Episode 157: Interview with Author and Critic Greg Kot!

[mp3player width=350 height=100 config=fmp_jw_widget_config.xml file=http://cdn1.libsyn.com/sixstringbliss/Six-String_Bliss_157.mp3] Greg Kot, host of the radio show Sound Opinions and music critic for the Chicago Tribune, joins us to discuss innovation, the future of the musician and his book Ripped. www.gregkot.com Pipes has weird visions… Guitar News from www.guitarnewsdaily.com: Eddie Van Halen working to relearn the guitar. Jimmy Page and Jack White get some publicity.…

Episode 149: Scale Length and More with Steve Benford!

[mp3player width=350 height=100 config=fmp_jw_widget_config.xml file=http://cdn1.libsyn.com/sixstringbliss/Six-String_Bliss_149.mp3] Steve Benford joins Pipes and PT to discuss scale length, Guitars For Vets and what’s new in the world of Benford guitars. Be sure to check out the following sites for more info on Steve: www.benfordguitars.com www.guitarsforvets.org Guitar News (all available on www.guitarnewsdaily.com) The Case of the Missing 10 Foot Gibson Attention Chicagoans! Free Guitar…

Episode 146: Fair Warning, Fair Blissner

[mp3player width=350 height=100 config=fmp_jw_widget_config.xml file=http://cdn1.libsyn.com/sixstringbliss/Six-String_Bliss_146.mp3] Pipes and PT Respond to a truckload of listener email. A listener Lee takes a pilgrimage to Dave’s Guitar Shop: www.davesguitar.com Johnny has a band recommendation: www.thewildhearts.com Stelios is working on his new album! Follow the progress on the forum: http://sixstringbliss.proboards.com Alfie has some hot tips on resurrecting Pipes’ wah pedal. www.youtube.com/alfalfasprout69 Best wishes to…