Guitar Nine Records June-July 2005 newsletter.
Welcome to the June edition of Guitar Nine's on-line magazine. June of 1996 marked our entry into cyberspace, and after nine years, Guitar Nine has become the leader in providing the widest selection of instrumental guitar recordings, news and information. To celebrate, we've added another 42 new releases to the site, including instrumental CDs by Milan Polak, Allen Hinds, Dave Weiner, Doppler, Inc., Nat Janoff Group, JRZ System, John Danley, Violet Samudra, Mike Campese, Borg And Vella, Carl Hupp Project, Alex Goulden, Too Old To Rock, Nebojsa Buhin, Berkana, James Ryan. Kiko Loureiro, Alex Masi, Armik, Jesse Cook, Sam Yelda, Rogerio Maudonnet, Michael Nicolella, Patrick DeCoste, David Fiuczynski & Rufus Cappadocia, Matt Cafissi, Fiuczynski`s Headless Torsos, Mark Magnuson, Rez Abbasi, Phi Yaan-Zek, Danny Jones, Logic?, Gary Meyers, Torben Enevoldsen, Allan Holdsworth, Steve Morse, Strunz/Farah, Cosmic Farm, Souls In Harmony and Ken Snyder. You can now listen to and order 1668 instrumental releases by 944 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).
Mike Campese demonstrates that you can get many unique sounds out of just one scale.
Guitarist Paul Kuntz is back, after an almost 7 year absence, to talk modes.
A whole lot of great information about how to get new uses out of the pentatonic scale.
Virtuoso classical guitarist and instructor Jamie Andreas can help you `manage` the process of changing bad playing habits.
Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney puts a definition on all the things to which a creative musician may aspire.
Can you benefit from a four-year music education? Let`s explore the options.
What separates those who do from those who don`t? Here`s how you can succeed where others have failed.
Music industry guru Christopher Knab presents his collection of quotes - reading them will be a college education.
When to crank the gain, and when to back off, with Canadian guitarist David Martone.
Making an acoustic guitar sound good in the mix, part deux.
The advantages to working with a label is the feedback you get while writing. On my previous CDs I was pretty much on my own so it was nice to get some feedback for a change.