Dress up your riff ideas with murky, monstrous-sounding, aggressively attacked chord figures and patterns.
Learn a couple of fast, challenging lead-type phrases that are designed to lift your chops up to the next level.
When writing riffs, one of the greatest challenges is to create parts that are not just melodically and rhythmically effective but also memorable and powerful.
I want to briefly touch upon a subject many guitar players (and musicians in general) seem to have a difficult time understanding.
One important topic for musicians is the world of written agreements and how one’s services relate to the industry they work in.
There's a certain level of pride many musicians feel when they claim they are self-taught, and I can understand why.