Christopher Horton

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Christopher Horton

Co-Founder & Editor | ELECTRIKJAM

I’ve played guitar for over 20 years, been signed to a major record label, and I’ve worked in studios in LA with artists like KYLESA and Katy Perry. ELECTRIKJAM is where I share everything I’ve learnt.

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Chris Horton’s Latest Posts

  • Epiphone Matt Heafy Origins Review: Incredible 6 And 7 String BEASTS!

    Epiphone Matt Heafy Origins Review: Incredible 6 And 7 String BEASTS!

    The Epiphone Matt Heafy Origins Les Paul has hit the market, and there are some significant upgrades over the original! Let’s check out both new models, and go over why they are some of the best value around. Epiphone Matt Heafy Origins: A Gig-Ready Les Paul For Metal? Matt Heafy and Trivium have been big…

  • Is FL Studio Good For Beginners? The 4 Main Features To Consider…

    Is FL Studio Good For Beginners? The 4 Main Features To Consider…

    Is FL Studio good for beginners? This is a question many would-be producers ask and the answer is mostly “yes” with a few caveats. Today we break down the 4 main components that would attract beginners, as well as some considerations. Is FL Studio Good For Beginners? In the world of digital audio workstations (DAWs),…

  • 7 String Guitars: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide [2023]

    7 String Guitars: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide [2023]

    Thinking about starting to use a 7 string guitar? Unsure where to begin? This guide covers everything a beginner needs to know about getting started with 7 string guitars… 7 String Guitar: Where Do We Start? There was a time not too long ago, when “7 String guitar” was kind of a bad word. There…

  • FL Studio Version History: From Fruity Loops to Beat-Making Phenomenon!

    FL Studio Version History: From Fruity Loops to Beat-Making Phenomenon!

    Today we take a look at how the humble Fruity Loops software became a powerhouse DAW. There have been many updates over the years, and today we take a look at the FL Studio version history. FL Studio Version History: How Did We Get Here? It seems like even people who are not interested home…

  • What Is FL Studio? Everything You Need To Know About the Legendary DAW

    What Is FL Studio? Everything You Need To Know About the Legendary DAW

    FL Studio used to go by “Fruity Loops” as I am sure many people remember. But as the DAW landscape changed, so did Image Line’s #1 product. Today we go over the entirety of FL Studio, and look at the standout features. FL Studio Introduction: We Have Come A Long Way… If you are brand…

  • Studio One Version History: 14 years Of Inspired Innovation

    Studio One Version History: 14 years Of Inspired Innovation

    The full PreSonus Studio One version history is pretty interesting since the DAW is relatively new, comparatively. So how did we get to the most recent version of Studio One? Today we go over all of the features that were added over the years. Studio One Version History: How Did We Get Here? In the…

  • Is Studio One Easy To Use? All You Need To Know…

    Is Studio One Easy To Use? All You Need To Know…

    PreSonus has a ton of budget offerings for the studio world, but is Studio One easy to use? Today we go over the reasons why this might be the perfect DAW to start with, as well as some considerations to take into account as a beginner. Is Studio One Easy To Use? A Beginner’s Guide…

  • Studio One 6 Artist vs Studio One 6 Professional: Which One is Right For You?

    Studio One 6 Artist vs Studio One 6 Professional: Which One is Right For You?

    When it comes to Studio One 6 Artist vs Studio One 6 Professional, one will offer what you need as a producer, but which one is the best? Today we take a look at both, and compare features of both so you can make an informed decision. Studio One 6 Artist vs Studio One 6…

  • Harley Benton Guitars: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide [2023]

    Harley Benton Guitars: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide [2023]

    Harley Benton Guitars has a massive selection, and we are going to break down every aspect of the company for you, so you can make an informed purchase. Harley Benton Guitars Harley Benton Guitars are extremely popular right now, and for a really good reason! Harley Benton is known for being a budget brand, and…

  • 3 BEST Harley Benton Guitars For Metal Reviewed: INSANE Deals For Chugging!

    3 BEST Harley Benton Guitars For Metal Reviewed: INSANE Deals For Chugging!

    We found the best Harley Benton Guitars for Metal that absolutely will not break the bank. But are they legit and worth it? Let’s take a look at the features you get for the price! Let’s be real: nobody has time to read a 3000 word post. OK, some of us do. But not most…

  • Beginner Music Theory For Guitarists: The #1 Way To Level Up Your Playing!

    Beginner Music Theory For Guitarists: The #1 Way To Level Up Your Playing!

    There are plenty of jokes about guitarists being afraid of learning even basic, beginner music theory. Today we are going to walk you through how to get started, the easy way. If you have played guitar for any amount of time, you have probably seen the memes about music theory and stubborn guitar players. They…

  • Do Guitarists Know Every Scale? The #1 Secret To Improvising…

    Do Guitarists Know Every Scale? The #1 Secret To Improvising…

    How do you play solos off the top of your head? Do guitarists know every scale? Today we break it all down, and talk about the ways to learn improv, and build scales on your own! Asking “do guitarists know every scale?” is actually the wrong approach. There are so many types of scales and…

  • Memorizing Guitar Scales 101: Awesome Tools For Beginner Guitarists

    Memorizing Guitar Scales 101: Awesome Tools For Beginner Guitarists

    If you want to start playing solos, you want to make memorizing guitar scales a priority. The Major and Minor Scales are important steps to starting your journey. Today we check out the easiest ways to harness your memory skills! Memorizing Guitar Scales: We All Have To Do It! I think a lot of us…

  • Baroness “STONE” Review: A Surreal Journey And Giant Creative Leap

    Baroness “STONE” Review: A Surreal Journey And Giant Creative Leap

    We have a lot to say about the most recent album from Baroness, “STONE”. The Georgia natives have made some serious sonic changes, and quite possibly unlocked their full artistic potential…for the sixth time. Baroness: Fond memories & A New Beginning John Baizley founded Baroness in Savannah, Georgia, in 2003. Local/regional punk-hardcore scenes harbored the…

  • How Much Does Studio One Cost in 2023? An Easy Breakdown…

    How Much Does Studio One Cost in 2023? An Easy Breakdown…

    The PreSonus Studio One cost is much like other DAWs, There is a tier system, that allows artists to choose which version they need. Today we break down the price tiers, and go over the features of each version so you can make an informed choice. How Much Does Studio One Cost? When it comes…

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