Topic: Guitars

Articles relating to the instruments

The Major Pentatonic Scale

A 25 year old recording where I am practising lead guitar at home with an exercise based on the major pentatonic scale that had been set by my guitar teacher. The article includes a description of pentatonic scales and their use in guitar solos and improvisations.

Jackson Stealth Pro 1992

Stealth Pro

Upon recently releasing my Jackson Stealth from its case,   I was surprised to find that it needed very little attention or even tuning.  Realising that the instrument is now 25 years old,   I decided that this was a good time for a re-appraisal of the history and specifications of the Jackson Stealth along with the Pro series of Japanese imports and within the context of my own experience of the guitars in the early 1990s ….