July 11, 2014

The Power of Persistence

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 […]
July 11, 2014
Classic Guitar Licks

Motivation for Guitarists – Small Goals for Huge Gains

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 […]
July 11, 2014
Doug Marks

A Killer Guitar Sound

A Killer Guitar Sound A question from our forum: “I am on Stage Two and want to find out if I can get the type of […]
July 11, 2014
Doug Marks

Conquer Stage Fright

How to Conquer Performance Anxiety and Stage Fright When I was in grade school the only thing that I feared more than my dad seeing my […]
July 11, 2014

Are You a Natural

Outliers, The Story of Success I’ve always been fascinated with the concept of “a naturally talented person.” I’ve found that “a natural” is usually someone that […]
December 21, 2014
How to Increase Picking Speed – 8 Tips

A Trick I’ve Learned to Overcome Limitations

We all face challenges in our lives. These challenges fall broadly into one of two categories: 1) Challenges largely beyond our control. 2) Challenges that depend […]
January 6, 2015
Increase Picking Speed

Increase Picking Speed – 9 Tips

The Cause and Effect of Speed When you look in the sky and see a jet airplane followed by a vapor trail you could come to […]
February 25, 2015
How to Form an Adult Band

How to Form an Adult Band – 12 Tips