Into the Mystic

Into the Mystic is a song written by Northern Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison.

   And a great how to video. is a website providing statistics for every player in Major League Baseball history.

Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper is an American rock singer.

Monument to the Great Fire of London

The Monument to the Great Fire of London, more commonly known simply as the Monument, commemorates the Great Fire of September 1666.

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Kitaro is an award-winning Japanese musician and a pioneer of New Age music.

Passive solar building design

In passive solar building design, windows, walls, and floors are made to collect, store, and distribute solar energy.

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Creep is a song by the English alternative rock band Radiohead.

The Scorpius Constellation

Scorpius, sometimes known as Scorpio, is one of the constellations of the zodiac.

Playing the Guitar: Three Months Recap (XIII)

Q: So... I've been playing the guitar for three months.
A: Good for you.

Q: Thanks. What do I do next?
A: Honestly? I have no idea.

Q: How come? What did you do in your fourth month?
A: Me? I tried my hand at barre chords.

Q: And?
A: And it didn't work very well.

Q: How so?
A: Well, my fingers hurt like crazy.

Q: That bad, huh?
A: Yeah.

Q: So... Next I should do...
A: ...something. Right!

Q: OK. But what exactly did you do, that made your fingers hurt like that?
A: Well... I made barres.

Q: You mean... barre chords.
A: No, just the barre. Place finger across all strings, use the Vulcan Grip of Death, strum each string, then release. Repeat for frets 1, 3, 5, 7, 8.

Q: And that was bad.
A: It was for me, yes.

Q: So I should wait for a while longer.
A: If you ask me, yes.

To be continued

You on My Mind

You on My Mind is a song by the British pop group Swing Out Sister.

Battle of Lincoln

The Battle of Lincoln was the largest armed conflict of the Lincoln County War, a famous range war which took place in Lincoln, New Mexico.

Un Dia Sin Ti

Un Dia Sin Ti is the Spanish version of the hit song Spending My Time, by Roxette.

Jaroslav Vesin

Jaroslav Vesin was a Czech painter who mainly worked in Bulgaria and who was noted as a master of genre painting.

Baker Street

Baker Street is a ballad written and first recorded by Gerry Rafferty.

Let Me Entertain You

A very, very easy song. Just three chords and you're set. E, G, A, capo on the first fret. Or not.

HMS Coventry

HMS Coventry was a Type 42 destroyer of the Royal Navy. She was sunk by an Argentine A-4 Skyhawks in 1982, on May 25th, during the Falklands War.

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Cocaine is a song written and recorded by JJ Cale in 1976.


Latium is the region of central Italy in which the city of Rome was founded.


Planetario is the ninth album of the group Enanitos Verdes published on 1997.


Apollo is one of the most important Greek gods.

   Remarkable for:   He was the god of light, medicine and prophecy. The best known temple dedicated to him was the Oracle of Delphi, very sought after for it's prophecies and predictions of the future.

   In popular culture:   Apollo was very present in ancient Greek art and literature, of which one example is the Iliad, by Homer. During the Renascence and later the god was the subject of many sculptures and paintings, such as Lorenzo Bernini's Apollo and Daphne.

The Very Best Definitive Ultimate Greatest Hits Collection

The Very Best Definitive Ultimate Greatest Hits Collection is a two-disc compilation album by American band Faith No More.

They Live

   They Live is a 1988 science fiction/horror film directed by John Carpenter. A Cult Movie Classic.

   "I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick a..." (sound fades inexplicably). "And I'm all out of bubble gum."

Hydroponic Garden

Hydroponic Garden is the first studio album by Swedish ambient duo Carbon Based Lifeforms, released in 2003.


Efnisien fab Euroswydd is a sadistic anti-hero in the Welsh mythology.

Do Wah Diddy

A simple and fun song to play. No barre chords (well, except for one).

Space Oddity

Space Oddity is a song written and performed by David Bowie.

The Shakespeare Authorship Question

The Shakespeare authorship question is the argument over whether someone other than William Shakespeare wrote the works attributed to him.

Hwang Byungki

Hwang Byungki is the foremost South Korean player of the gayageum, a 12-string zither with silk strings.