Journey to the Core of Zakk Wylde’s Pentatonic Shred
Zakk Wylde had his own take on the pentatonic scale.
In my experience, everyone loves a good polyrhythm, especially within the context of a solo guitar piece.
Alice Cooper guitarist Nita Strauss recently shared her number-one playing tip in a video for UltimateGuitarTV.
If you're looking for a quick way to get started improvising with the major scale, the simplest path to take is to learn the Aeolian mode.
There is something to be said for a sound of an instrument that can instantly bestow a certain feeling upon you. The Japanese 13-stringed koto is one of those unique instruments.
As guitar players, we have an innate tendency to compare ourselves to each other. Whether it’s tone, technique, career status, or something else, we’re always trying to measure our musical...
I still remember the first time I played a pinch harmonic. I was 15 years old, rocking out in my basement. I hit the face-melter note at the end of a sloppy pentatonic lick (hey, we all start...
Ever since John Petrucci emerged from the gates of Berklee College of Music and into the world, he’s commanded respect.