How to Play Crushing Open-Chord Riffs
Open-chord riffs in the styles of five legendary guitarists.
I've been noticing a trend amongst younger guitarists on YouTube and elsewhere; it's a distinct lack of melody.
There's more than one way to physically approach alternate picking. There is no right or wrong way.
It should go without saying, but strong ears are a necessary part of your musicianship.
Before we move on from the minor jazz-blues progression, which we focused on in the last three columns (see them under RELATED ARTICLES), I’d like to offer one more lesson on the topic.
Some people think music theory robs you of your creativity. Coincidentally, those are the same people who think the Earth is square.
Most of you are already familiar with tablature, also known as tabs.
This post deals with a simple but hugely important topic: how to practice! As a professional guitar instructor, it is my job to address various weaknesses in my students' playing and remedy the...