This lesson is one of the more valuable ways a guitarist can spend a quarter of an hour.
Learn some compositionally effective ways in which first-inversion chords have been used in popular music.
Nita Strauss shares her preferred warm-up and practice methods and demonstrates some effective exercises for developing fret-hand dexterity and finger independence.
Though derided by some as cliché, the whammy bar can offer a really fun and expressive way to expand your sound.
Judas Priest's Richie Faulkner teaches you how to interpret the musical language of your heroes, and utilize it in your own unique way.
Learn five riffs that demonstrate thrash metal's signature elements, presented in the styles of five key bands.
Learn how to identify a common arpeggio shape, determine the scale it’s derived from and make adjustments in order to yield truly awesome-sounding arpeggios.
Learn how to record a guitar amp using two microphones from legendary recording engineer Bob Clearmountain.
Learn the technically and melodically rewarding three-notes-per-string approach to playing pentatonics in this lesson.
Guitarist extraordinaire Doug Aldrich offers a slew of exciting and inspiring licks and technical exercises to help you become the player you aspire to be.