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How to Record Yourself Playing Your Guitar for Maximum Results

How to record yourself How will you know if you sound good or if you’re making any progress? Of if your posture or technique needs some refining? Usually someone will tell you but what if you play by yourself or are practicing by yourself. How do you know if you are actually moving forward with… Read more How to Record Yourself Playing Your Guitar for Maximum Results

5 Minutes of Guitar Fury

Out of Time? Go for 5 Minutes of Guitar Fury

“FIVE MINUTES OF FURY guitar lesson” This is a lesson on how to be In and Out.. How To Bust Yourself Right Out of A Guitar Practicing Rut Especially if You’re pressed for Time.  Put on a stopwatch on your phone, on a watch, or just look at the clock….and Pick an exercise. From arpeggios, chords, scales… Read more Out of Time? Go for 5 Minutes of Guitar Fury

7 Reasons Why You Should Most Definitely Buy Guitar Pro

7 Reasons Why You Should Most Definitely Buy Guitar Pro

Guitar Pro Well, the title says it all. You can become a pro sounding player by using this AWESOME software. It’s got a nice clean, look to it and its super easy to use. Simply plug in some numbers on the screen and you have tab for your music. Its as simple as that. I… Read more 7 Reasons Why You Should Most Definitely Buy Guitar Pro

Scale Sequences Rundown – How to Efficiently Practice Scales

Guitar scale sequences. Lesson Notes. Practice one scale in 1 octave. Then you can move to 2 and perhaps even 3 by moving diagonally up to the 24th fret. Practice only one sequence and move it around to other scales you know. Connect the modes. Sequence 1. Double up each string. This means to play… Read more Scale Sequences Rundown – How to Efficiently Practice Scales

What are You Thinking When You Play Guitar and What to Do About It

What Are You Thinking In this lesson we are going to cover one of the mental aspects of playing guitar. This is simply a read through but do take it very seriously. You may even want to write some crucial things down that are talked about in the final paragraphs. So what is it that you are… Read more What are You Thinking When You Play Guitar and What to Do About It

Cool Guitar Songs We’ve Worked On With Students Throughout the Past 7 Years

This is a Guitar Songs List that you can learn with guitar lessons given by yours truly. There is  link to lessons at the bottom of this post. Learning Songs is a great past time that will forever be a thing as long as you’re alive. Millions of Musicians throughout time spend their time learning… Read more Cool Guitar Songs We’ve Worked On With Students Throughout the Past 7 Years

Power Chords For Beginners – Mastering Your Power Chords.

Power Chord mayhem Power chords are a big part of playing guitar. Especially if you are into playing heavy metal and want to shred. They are also used in other genres but these chords are known for being played with (high gain distortion) and at high decibel levels. So crank it up! You should start off with… Read more Power Chords For Beginners – Mastering Your Power Chords.

How To Destroy Complication and Simplify Your Guitar Practice

Destroy overly complicated practice routines. You don’t need them. Get rid of them. SIMPLIFY your life. Simplify your guitar routine. They only make you stressed and cause you to do something else versus practice. Even when you know you want to and should, the mind is so preoccupied with things that it’s not clear in your… Read more How To Destroy Complication and Simplify Your Guitar Practice

Things To Do If You Cant Afford Guitar Lessons Right Now

This article is for those of you who cannot afford to take lessons at the moment, or if you can’t afford them at all. I once couldn’t afford them and wanted you to know that you too can teach yourself. Before I go any further, I must say that it is my strong belief that… Read more Things To Do If You Cant Afford Guitar Lessons Right Now

How to Record Yourself Playing Your Guitar for Maximum Results

How to Record Yourself Playing How will you know if you sound good or if you’re making any progress? Of if your posture or technique needs some refining? Usually someone will tell you but what if you play by yourself or are practicing by yourself. How do you know if you are actually moving forward with your… Read more How to Record Yourself Playing Your Guitar for Maximum Results

How to Use a Metronome to Your Advantage

A Short Story About the Power of the Metronome By User:Aktron – Own work (own camera – vlastní fotoaparát), CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=756189 The picture above is a picture of the Metronome in Prague. After Josef Stalin deceased it was erected in 1991, on the plinth left vacant by the destruction in 1962 of an enormous… Read more How to Use a Metronome to Your Advantage

Aggressiveness – One of my Favorite Words and Why It Should Be Yours too if You’re a Guitar Player

Aggressiveness   Reason Numero 1 There are tons of players out there right now, probably down your block, that are cranking out some scales, riffs, songs, band practice…etc…Some of these guys have all the time in the world to put in 4-6 hours in a day. This article has the advanced player in mind. Nonetheless, anyone at… Read more Aggressiveness – One of my Favorite Words and Why It Should Be Yours too if You’re a Guitar Player

Michael Angelo Batio’s “Intermezzo” Album – Why It’s So Great

  Michael Angelo Batio’s “Intermezzo” I came onto Instrumental Metal not too long ago. But I must say that this album is one of the most impressive I’ve laid my ears on. MAB soars here with his melodies, riffs, shred licks…and an aggressiveness that begs for you to stand up and conquer life.  This review… Read more Michael Angelo Batio’s “Intermezzo” Album – Why It’s So Great