These new, guitar-heavy tracks will leave you feeling inspired, even in this difficult time
Nik Mystery, in the words of Mike Dawes, “is about as far removed from solo fingerstyle guitar and [Periphery’s] progressive metal as anything.”
Learn how to emulate the sounds of a kick drum, snare drum and everything in between on an acoustic guitar.
Learn how to develop a melody and harmonic framework coupled with fingerstyle ideas and percussive elements.
Several years ago, U.K.-based fingerstyle virtuoso Mike Dawes was visiting a lavatory at New York’s Blue Note, the venerable jazz club, when inspiration struck.
To celebrate the upcoming September 15 release of his latest album ERA, guitarist (and frequent Guitar Worldcolumnist) Mike Dawes posted this solo-acoustic performance of Metallica's "One."
Back in my October 2016 column, I detailed some of the concepts I utilize in the song “The Impossible,” from my album What Just Happened.