Self-motivation I’ve been self-employeed my entire adult life. You can’t make that happen without understanding self-motivation. For the next few weeks I’m going to explain some of the things that I’ve learned about staying motivated and how it applies to mastering guitar. What Makes Some Guitarists Special? The primary difference between an average guitar player…Read More
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You don’t have to be good to be great but you must be persistent. Most people fail at reaching their goals because they lack persistence. The common response to failure and difficult situations is to quit. People that are truly successful don’t accept failure and realize that every stumbling block holds the secret to moving…Read More
Truss Rod and Bridge Adjustment for Perfect Guitar Intonation In the original version of the course I explained, “Changing strings isn’t like changing the oil in your car, it won’t make your guitar last longer. You won’t damage your guitar by not changing strings.” Still, there are advantages to new strings – they’re brighter sounding…Read More
Survey Results – most popular audio and midi recording programs Many guitarists have absolutely no interest in DAW (digital audio workstations) programs. I think that the reason for this is, the importance and versatility of these programs is misunderstood. It is important to occasionally record your playing to identify weak areas of your technique that…Read More
Tracy Longo is “The guitar tech to the stars.” He has over 35 years of professional experience in Southern California. Tracy is also a factory trained authorized gold level technician. In this simple “do it yourself” guitar repair course guitar tech Tracy Longo discusses all of the basic electric guitar setup tips and tricks.
This guitar lesson contains twenty tasty Stevie Ray Vaughan (SRV Style) licks that will teach you his style of blues guitar. Each lick is played at slow and normal speed
This is the best DVD guitar lesson or video download for teaching you how to play alternative rock guitar. It features lessons in the style of Nirvana, Alice In Chains
These metal guitar lessons are based on the playing style of Metallica, Pantera, Megadeth and others. Rhythm guitar is extremely important to this style of music
These guitar lessons feature the playing style of three Ozzy guitarists: Randy Rhoads, Jake E. Lee, and Zakk Wylde. Both blues and classical scales
It’s amazing how popular this program remains. Vocal Power is consistently among our top ten sellers even though it was originally created way back in 1991.
Power chords are the lifeblood of Rock, Hard Rock, Punk, Alternative, and Metal music. Monster Power Chords Vol. 1, by Dee J Nelson will introduce you to
Lead Guitar DNA 2, Phractured Phrygian is all about the Phrygian Mode which is used widely in hard rock and metal music. The many classic tunes that use