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Hella Weights!

In my effort to more effectively track the weight loss aspect of this adventure, I have decided upon an Official (LOL, yeah, like I could be THAT serious) Weigh-In Schedule. 160 more words


A Little Bit More Of A Little Ain't Enough

A Little Ain’t Enough is the third studio album by David Lee Roth, released in January 1991 through Warner Music Group.

It was certified gold on April 11, 1991 and by 1996, it was out of print. 1,129 more words


The Shrapnel Years...or, Where My Lunch Money Went In Middle School

Between 1986 when I discovered Yngwie Malmsteen and 1990 when I discovered Alex Lifeson I was a fledgling guitar student learning basic chords and scales. Given that it was the mid to late 80s and I was only 13 I didn’t have guys like Jimmy Page, Ritchie Blackmore, Jeff Beck, and Jimi Hendrix to find inspiration from. 1,674 more words

Music Reviews

Marty Friedman on Inferno's friends and fans and the channeling of Jason Becker's spirit

By Steve Newton

When you’re a legendary heavy-metal guitarist like Marty Friedman you don’t really need no stinkin’ guests on your albums, but for his latest one,  474 more words

Guitar Heroes


by Warren Buchholz –

There is a film starring George Clooney called Up in the Air that asks the question “what do you do when the most important things in your life are taken?” How does a person recover from such great losses? 784 more words


Tina S Covers Jason Becker's "Altitudes" with Mastery and Magnificence

I haven’t been able to post much here recently (but should be back to normal soon), but you know I’m not going to miss a new video by the wonderful… 259 more words



by Emery Columna

I can relate to the story of David Helfgott on several levels. Since me and my dad are kool now, I’m not gonna tell the one about Demanding Fathers, although I did flip the Bird at Armin Mueller-Stahl on several occasions throughout the movie because that actor got awful close to where I’ve been as far as fathers go… 303 more words