Monthly Archives: July 2016

Yet another album anniversary – “Not Of This Earth” by Joe Satriani

I recently wrote about the 25th anniversary of Steve Vai’s amazing “Passion & Warfare” album this year, and I am planning on a little series for the blog on that, hoping to get that to happen. However, there is another album-anniversary this year – “Not Of This Earth” by Joe Satriani is turning 30 this […]

Mini-Lesson: Pitch Axis Theory

I have gotten several requests to go into the pitch axis theory and write about it, kind of like do a mini-lesson. Now, in case you are not familiar with the term – pitch axis is an approach or method in music theory that can result in some very refreshing and interesting melodic and harmonic […]