To show you how effectively you can use the fundamentals of music towards any genre, I’m going to giving you the cliff notes version of Country Electric Guitar in 3 EASY STEPS.
I’ve always hated the idea of learning licks because I somehow knew that you couldn’t really use them in your own music. Maybe as a spin-off or if the harmonic structure was the same as where it came from, but why copy someone else’s song?
The fact is that every genre is based around sounds that you can instantly recall to the audience. This is because genres are built out of formulas that can be replicated through theoretical concepts.
I’m calling this a guitar hack. If you can life hack and travel hack, by damn you can hack a piece of wood with strings on it….. [click to continue…]
One of the most common stumbling blocks every aspiring guitarist encounters is knowing how to choose a scale to solo with.
However many of you probably have no idea which scales to use with what chords…….
So I wrote this article to give you a couple of examples that’ll not only explain this process, but also explain a crucial error that you’re probably making every time you play a scale.
Keep reading this article to see what that error is…….. [click to continue…]
There is absolutely, positively, no un-godly way you know these chords I’m about to show you!
These are the shapes no glossy, colorful chord book you purchased at Barnes & Noble will have, and that’s because the people who made these books decided that they’re too tough for you to use.
Can you believe the nerve of these jerks? This is literally an entire world of music that’s been hidden from us all because we thought we knew all the chords.
Now that I’ve enticed you, I shall deliver for you. [click to continue…]
Have you ever tried adapting one of your favorite classical tunes on the guitar, or do you just wish that more of them were available on guitar tabs?
Well mine aren’t perfect, but I believe these will hold over a few people especially if you’re also a Tchaikovsky fan like me!
In this article, I tabbed four of his most well-known melodies. 3 of these are probably driving you crazy because every car commercial and Duck Dynasty special is using this music.
They’re also not easy, but if you’re brave enough keep reading and check it out! [click to continue…]