Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a new live video by Santana. The clip, "Una noche en Nápoles" — featuring Lilla Downs, Soledad and Niña Pastori — is from Santana's new live Blu-ray/DVD/CD, Corazon, Live From Mexico: Live It To Believe It, which will be released Tuesday, September 9.
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When you first learn the three-note-per-string and/or single position seven-note scale, you learn the patterns starting on the low E string and work your way up to the high E and back. You do this for each of the seven patterns up the neck, practicing and perfecting your scales. This is great! The only problem is, this is how you are training your hands and brain to approach them.
Slipknot have released a new video promoting their upcoming Prepare For Hell Tour (with Korn and King 810), and you can check it out below. The clip features Corey Taylor wearing his new mask, obscured by some dirty plastic sheets. Check it out below and let us know what you think in the comments or on Facebook!
Recently, I was watching a random Guthrie Govan lesson video on YouTube (I get a sick satisfaction out of watching guitarists who are much better than I am). In the clip, which you can check out here, Govan was discussing elements of his right-hand (or right-thumb) "slap" technique.
The Rock Guitar 101 DVD is available now at the Guitar World Online Store for $14.99. Rock Guitar 101 is an incredible one-stop DVD providing over 70 minutes of instruction on all the basic skills you need to play rock guitar.
Check out this live video of guitarist Erik Mongrain. His lap-tapping guitar wizardry is showcased here in a spectacular way. Mongrain was born in April 1980 in Montreal, Québec, Canada and began to teach himself how to play guitar from age 14.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents an exclusive guitar playthrough video from Born of Osiris. Below, check out "Abstract Art," which features guitarist Lee McKinney. As always, tell us what you think in the comments or on Facebook!