April-May 2002

Vol. 6, No. 6: April-May 2002
Brazil, Australia, England Take Center Stage
Attractively Priced International CDs Add Variety And Balance To The Site

Welcome to the April edition of Guitar Nine's on-line magazine. Spring is finally here, and what better way to enjoy the season than with some new (and classic reissue) instrumental guitar music. We've added another 79 new releases to the site in the past two months, including instrumental CDs by Jeff Beck, Alex Masi, Larry Steen, Ivan Bertolla, G-Force, Chad Wackerman, Trey Gunn Band, Colaiuta/Ford/Haslip, Brand X, Anthony Papamichael, Tribal Tech, Gambale/Colonna, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Mike Stern, Strunz/Farah, Rippingtons, Ed Vick, Cosmosquad, Jeff Kollman, Craig Schoedler, Mattias IA Eklundh, Dan Willis, Drew Moroz, Dick Dale, Tony MacAlpine, Kevin Chown, Floating Stone, Bill Connors, Derek Sherinian, Tony Williams Lifetime, Zoot Horn Rollo, Michael Schenker, Susan McDonald, George Robinson, Stereo Gentleman, Michael Lee Hill, Francis Doughty, Lucian S. Tu, Hellborg/Shawn Lane/Sipe, Mike Keneally, Lords Of Karma, Electrum, Confusion, Carlos Santana, Dixie Dregs, Chris Francis, Rodrigo Alves, Brian Rolland, Paco De Lucia, Alex Martinho, Chris Brooks, Mermen, Steve Morse Band, Allan Holdsworth and John Fitz Rogers (with Michael Nicolella). You can now listen to and order 882 instrumental releases by 507 different artists. Visit the Instrumental Guitar Showcase to browse and listen to all of these dynamic recordings, or check out our recommendations page. If you've released an instrumental project, get all the details about merchandising through Guitar Nine, and decide if it's right for your music (if you've released a guitar-oriented CD with vocals, click here).

David Nevue
David Nevue

Musician and author David Nevue answers a very common question, "How can I sell more CDs on the Internet?"

David Martone
David Martone

Getting rid of those nasty sonic holes in the center of your mix, by Canadian guitarist David Martone.

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Percussive Acoustic Guitarist Plans Career

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Modern Shred Guitar From Germany

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Off-The-Scale Experimental Acoustic

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Street-Wise, Acoustic/Electric Roots Rock

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Group Blends Modern & Classic Rock

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Southern-Fried Slide, Rockin' Blues

Dan McAvinchey
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I think gear is important because you want to sound your best. I took it to such an extreme, but that`s the cool thing about the studio - you can always learn and prepare for the time you get to record the next CD.

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Dark, Moody Instrumental Rock

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Makin' The Blues His Business

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L.A.'s Guitar-Based Rock/Pop

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Progressive Blended With Americana & Jazz - Progabilly!

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High Energy, Christian Heavy Rock

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Jazz Guitarist Releases Remarkable CD