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How to Utilize Unusual Alternate Tunings Like Jimmy Page

92<p>SHARES<p>Jimmy Page is regarded as one of rock’s greatest guitarists, bandleaders and producers for the incredibly rich canon of music he created with …

Develop your funk rhythm guitar grooves with these classic chord vamps

<b>Early funk is often associated with the Godfather Of Soul James Brown, who helped pioneer this style of dance music in the late 60s and early 70s.</b> …

How To Buy John Coltrane: The 10 Albums Every Jazz Newcomer Needs

In jazz circles, the smallest mention of <b>John Coltrane</b> usually invokes a mood of hushed reverence, and the discovery of <b>a previously unreleased album</b>,</i> …

Universal Music

Learn 5 killer Otis Rush-style blues guitar licks

<b>Otis Rush came to prominence playing on the West Side Chicago blues scene in the late 1950s. A left-handed player, in the early days he would be seen</b> …

How to Play Robin Trower's "Bridge of Sighs"

Explore the finer points of this dense, swirling piece of Jimi Hendrix-inspired magic.<p>In the spring of 1974, former Procul Harum guitarist Robin …

Guitar

Learn to choose the right scale for your guitar solo with these 5 cunning blues licks

<b>Choose the scale for the sound you’re after with these five licks written specially to give a certain sound...</b><p>Minor pentatonic scale over dominant …

Learn 5 essential blues guitar rhythm grooves with this easy lesson

<b>Arm yourself with the rhythm chops to see you through any blues jam...</b><p>The shuffle riff<p>A classic Chicago blues-style shuffle. Use your first finger on …

10 Things You Need to Know About Your Fretboard | LESSON

684<p>SHARES<p>Ever feel a little out of touch or just plain lost on certain parts of the guitar fingerboard? You’re certainly not alone. Consider this: A …

How to Use Your Tube Screamer to Dial-In the Tones of Five Famous Players

Since the late ’70s, players who want subtle crunch and singing sustain have turned to the famous Ibanez Tube Screamer for its signature light drive. …

Guitar

Five Must-Know ii-V-I Chord Subs

991<p>SHARES<p>As jazzers know, learning how to play various chord substitutions is an important part of understanding and applying the jazz language to …

Electric Guitar

How to Play Like Dickey Betts of the Allman Brothers Band and Great Southern

1.8K<p>SHARES<p>Forrest Richard “Dickey” Betts, founding member of the legendary Allman Brothers Band, successful solo artist and leader of his own …

How to Hack the Five Pentatonic Scale Shapes

627<p>SHARES<p>Let’s face it: if your goal is to achieve Guitar God status, you’ve got to be fluent playing lead over the entire neck, and not just in one …

How to Play the "Other" Hendrix Chord

1.1K<p>SHARES<p>Of the myriad contributions Jimi Hendrix has made to the lexicon of modern guitar, one of the most enduring is the legendary “Hendrix …

Seven Chords That Require Only Two Fingers to Play

Darrell Braun, whose videos have been featured on GuitarWorld.com several times, has just posted a new one; it's a guide to seven guitar chords that …

Master the modes with this in-depth guitar lesson

<b>The subject of modes crops up time and again among guitarists wishing to inject new flavours into their solos.</b><p>The main challenge is learning a bunch …

Twang 101: Nashville Studio Tricks

Behind every radio hit is a group of guitarists who've created ear-catching parts. Check out these tips and tricks used by some of Music City’s most …

44 Blues Fingerstyle Guitar Lesson

I heard this years ago on a Little Feat album (great version, too!) and the minute I did I thought to myself "One day I'll come up with a fingerstyle …

Electric Guitar

Three Essential Blues Scales Every Guitarist Should Know

Everyone loves to play the blues, but if you only know the minor pentatonic scale, your playing—not to mention your audience’s attention span—might …

Electric Guitar

Deconstructing Jimmy Page’s Riff to Led Zeppelin’s “Kashmir”

2<p>SHARES<p>“Kashmir” is one of the best-known songs in Led Zeppelin’s catalog. The track first appeared on their sixth album, 1975’s <i>Physical Graffiti</i>, …

Put Some Jazz in Your Pentatonic Box with This Danny Gatton Trick

0<p>SHARES<p>Today, I'm going to show you an easy way to fuse some jazz into the ol' pentatonic "box" without having to learn anything new—no theory or …

Modern Jazz Guitar Arpeggio Ideas

Current Videos<p><b>Chord Inversions on Guitar - How to Learn, Memorize and Use Jazz Chords</b> <br>Jens Larsen - MU Educator -<p><b>Practicing Drums - What Nobody is</b> …