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ROCKtober Is Instrumental Guitar Month

Eleventh Annual Tribute To Instrumental Guitarists And Bands Worldwide

imgelcome to the October edition of the Guitar Nine on-line magazine, and we're celebrating the 11th annual Instrumental Guitar Month, a great time to remember, support, discover, promote, and celebrate the many practitioners of this near-underground musical sub-genre. Tell a friend, open a seasonal beverage and enjoy some great music! Shred techniques, Chet Atkins-style playing and teaching guitar are just three of the subjects found in this issue, giving guitarists more ideas for growth and improvement. In total, seven new featured articles have been submitted on a range of musical topics of interest to practicing musicians. Remarkably, over 200 musicians have written guest columns for this site since 1997.   More Info   Español

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Our October Issue Features
The Power To Release: Dan McAvinchey
"Self-Release Q&A, Chapter 1"
Guest Columnist: Mike Campese
"Shredding With Position Shifts"
Guest Columnist: Tom Hess
"Why Some Guitar Teachers Are More Successful Than Everyone Else"
Guest Columnist: Simon Candy
"Awesome Guitar Techniques In The Style Of Chet Atkins"
Guest Columnist: Tom Hess
"Why You Aren't Beating The Guitar Teaching Competition In Your City"
Guest Columnist: Tom Hess
"The Four Worst Fears Of Guitar Players"
Guest Columnist: Tom Hess
"The Worst Questions To Ask About Building A Music Career"
Guest Columnist: Tom Hess
"How To Practice Guitar More Effectively And Eliminate Mistakes"
Dan McAvinchey
Interview with Marcelo Roascio
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August Survey Results

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Hearing on a streaming service - 22%
Seeing the artist live - 17%
Reading an article about the artist - 11%
Word of mouth or recommendation - 6%
Reading review(s) - 5%

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World Of Musical Links - Updated Daily!

TONY FRANKLIN: Tony Franklin: English fretless bassist, who has appeared with The Firm, Blue Murder, Whitesnake, Tony MacAlpine, Gary Hoey, etc.

GUITAR.NET: Chord archive and guitar links.

VINTAGE GUITAR: This site contains information on all Vintage Guitar publications and products as well as a variety of services for the vintage guitar enthusiast, including classified ads, bulletin boards and articles.

RICK DERRINGER: Official site of guitarist Rick Derringer.

CRAIG ERICKSON: Offical web site of the fiery blues guitarist.

FOSTEX: Hard-disk, digital tape and personal recording equipment.

PAPA BEAR RECORDS: Home of bassist Tony Levin.

ZILDJIAN: The Avedis Zildjian Cymbal and Drumstick Company.

GREG HOWE: Official page of Shrapnel rock/fusion guitarist Greg Howe.

MACKIE: Some of the finest mixers made.

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