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10 Ways to Hold a Guitar (for Beginners) — Video

In the fancy new video below, Dissimulator's Jared Dines presents "10 Ways to Hold a Guitar (for Beginners)."

These include "The Power Stance," "The Crab," "Stage Fright" and many more (Seven more, to be exact).

If Dines looks familiar, you might his cousin.

If you're not his cousin and he still looks familiar, it might be because you saw him in this popular video on GuitarWorld.com ("Things Guitarists Say in the Studio").

But yes, if he looks familiar, it's probably for one of these two reasons. Regardless, we hope he keeps making these videos! Be sure to follow Dines on YouTube and Twitter. Enjoy!

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Damian is Editor-in-Chief of Guitar World magazine. In past lives, he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor. He's written liner notes for major-label releases, including Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'The Complete Epic Recordings Collection' (Sony Legacy) and has interviewed everyone from Yngwie Malmsteen to Kevin Bacon (with a few memorable Eric Clapton chats thrown into the mix). Damian, a former member of Brooklyn's The Gas House Gorillas (opens in new tab), was the sole guitarist in Mister Neutron (opens in new tab), a trio that toured the U.S. and released three albums (opens in new tab). He now plays in two NYC-area bands.