Breaking Down a Guitar Solo This is not the best way to practice a solo. It’s the only way. Break it into pieces first. Divide it and conquer it. Just like you saw in the picture. Break it up into pieces, into chunks that you can handle at the moment. They then become the pieces… Read more Breaking a Down a Guitar Solo – How to Go Step by Step
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
3 Crucial Steps to a Bullet Proof Mind Set Why am I talking about mindset? Because its a necessity. All the great players have great mindsets. Bullet proof mind sets. Confidence to the maximum. I believe confidence comes from not giving up. From going into the war room as a ritual. A consistency factor rating of… Read more Shredding on the Guitar – 3 Crucial Steps to a Bullet Proof Mind Set
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
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.
5 String Sweep Picking Arpeggios When I first came across sweep picking I thought it was totally out of my reach and didn’t know that I would later fall in love with sweep picking. It was extremely hard at first. Persevere, persevere, persevere. You WILL be able to sweep at high speeds just like your… Read more How to Play 5 String Root Position Sweeps to achieve Mastery.
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
The Major Scale And Its 7 Modes Its just One Scale…with 7 Different Positions that Give you 7 Different Sounds. Let me ask you this? If you could improve your overall playing technique and improve your speed and dexterity all in one would you do it? I Hope so. You can achieve all that with… Read more How to Play The Modes
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
Guitar Warmups. 13 Ways to warmup before you really begin to practice your guitar. This sounds like a lot and you may just want to pick a few or even one. Better yet, come up with one of your own. These that I use for myself are what works for me. Everyone is different and… Read more 13 Ways to Warmup Before You Practice Your Guitar
Guitar Speed In the following article I will show you how to get and maintain your guitar speed. The maintaining part is easier. The getting there is the long haul. Prepare for the long haul and you won’t get any shitty frustrated days. From my experience this all comes from a mindset of haste. Trying… Read more How to Get and Maintain Guitar Speed