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June 12, 2021

Rocksmith™+ Offers More Guitar Music Learning Than Ever

The new subscription service teaches electric or acoustic guitar and bass with a vast and ever-expanding library of songs.

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August 3, 2021

A Tribe Called Quest's Marriage of Jazz and Hip-Hop

The hip-hop trailblazers reshaped the genre with The Low End Theory -- and a guest appearance by a jazz bass legend.

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July 30, 2021

What’s That Sound: Fuzz

The legendary circuit that started it all makes a glorious mess of your guitar's signal – but it's also capable of a lot more than digging in the dirt.

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July 28, 2021

Rocksmith+ Dev Diary – July, 2021

Find our what we learned from the Rocksmith+ Closed Beta!

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July 27, 2021

Three Extreme Metal Guitar Techniques You Need to Know

Unleash your inner demon with these need-to-know guitar techniques for speed, thrash, and death metal.

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July 23, 2021

What's That Sound: Distortion

Bigger, louder, heavier – distortion crushes your guitar's signal to create the most aggressive sounds of heavy rock and metal.

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July 22, 2021

The Making – and Re-Making – of Bachsmith’s “Ode to Joy”

Nobody always gets it right the first time. Come see how one of Rocksmith's signature songs evolved before you got a chance to play it!

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July 20, 2021

Modal Mixture and Meaning in Crash Test Dummies’ “Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm”

This melancholy alt-rock hit uses unusual chord progress to trick your ears and play with your mind.

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July 19, 2021

In Defense of Auto-Tune: T-Pain's "Blow Ya Mind"

How the most polarizing music technology ever invented became one artist's stylistic springboard.

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July 16, 2021

What's That Sound: Phaser

Lots of players got in on the phase craze in the late 70s, and it's still a great way to make your guitar sound otherworldly and wild.

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July 14, 2021

How Gladys Knight took the "Midnight Train to Georgia"…instead of Houston

The Empress of Soul transformed an ex-quarterback's musical fantasy into a Grammy-winning hit.

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