Alice in Chains and Simplicity

I saw Alice in Chains live for the first time when they came to St. Paul on July 9.  From this middle-aged man, those slightly older middle-aged men on stage seemed to be aging rather gracefully.  I don’t have their latest yet but I understand that it’s filled with mostly mid-tempo material.  In concert, they…

Paul Gilbert’s Pentatonic Lesson

Recently I’ve been watching the myriad of Paul Gilbert guitar lessons available on YouTube.  I’m not a huge fan of his music (Mr. Big’s Lean Into It was the only album I owned) but watching these I am developing more interest in his music, as Paul just strikes me as a guy who of life.…