The special episode of “The Late Show” dedicated to Frank Zappa, aired on BBC in 1993

With a lot of important guests! Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 — December 4, 1993) was an American musician, composer, songwriter, producer, guitarist, actor, and filmmaker whose work was characterized by nonconformity, free-form improvisation, sound experiments, musical virtuosity, and satire of American culture.In a career spanning more than 30 years, Zappa composed rock, pop, jazz, jazz…

Five things you need to know about how to practice, by Tatyana Ryzhkova

By now is pretty obvious my respect towards Tatyana Ryzhkova The talented Tatyana Ryzhkova has recently published a new video on her Youtube channel where provides five suggestions for daily practice. In short, the tips are the following: Set concrete goals before practicing Write your goals down Separate your practicing time into different sections Do not…

A DIY project for the weekend: build a Lap Steel Guitar

A project by Shane Speal, the “king of the Cigar Box Guitar” Do you have a free weekend and do you want to have fun with DIY? On this article on GuitarWorld, Shane Speal proposes a funny project for the construction of a Lap Steel Guitar: ugly and basic, but it sounds good! 🙂 This lap steel…