Play Guitar With – The Corrs

Mar 19 2014

Play Guitar With – The Corrs

Play guitar on six of The Corrs’ greatest hits with these specially recorded CD backing tracks plus matching music book. The music book features both guitar tab and standard notation of each song, plus complete lyrics. The CD contains two specially recorded backing tracks of each song. The first is a full demo with guitar, showing you how it should sound, and a backing for vocals. The second is a backing track without guitar for you to play along with on your guitar. Both versions are without vocals and have instrumental cues so you can sing along too, with...

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The Guitar Style Of Stevie Ray Vaughan – Guitar Signature Licks

Mar 06 2014

The Guitar Style Of Stevie Ray Vaughan – Guitar Signature Licks

Signature Licks explore the music that established Stevie Ray Vaughan as the guitar champion of the modern blues age with this step-by-step breakdown of his guitar style and technique. Listen to music, follow the tabs and play like your favourite musician. The Signature Licks Series features book and CD packs and DVDs specially designed to teach a musician the trademark techniques of popular artists and musical styles. Each package features an in-depth breakdown of the riffs and sounds unique to the band or artist: the sounds which have led the band or artist to be recognizable by their own...

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Ron Carter – Building Jazz Bass Lines

Feb 27 2014

Ron Carter – Building Jazz Bass Lines

In this book/CD pack, bass legend Ron Carter illustrates step by step the basic concepts of creating bass lines; constructing lines using non-harmonic tones and diverse rhythms; playing in fast tempos; and developing tone and pitch. Includes a play-along CD with an all-star rhythm section and isolated bass parts, so players can listen to Ron play the sample written lines, practice them with the CD, then create their own lines with the guitar, piano and drums backing them up. Is a nice book for beginners, gives examples of blues in most major keys, some examples in minor keys. The...

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Troy Stetina – Speed Mechanics for Lead Guitar

Feb 21 2014

Troy Stetina – Speed Mechanics for Lead Guitar

Take your playing to the stratosphere with the most advanced lead book by this proven heavy metal author. Speed Mechanics is the ultimate technique book for developing the kind of speed and precision in today’s explosive playing styles. Learn the fastest ways to achieve speed and control, secrets to make your practice time really count, and how to open your ears and make your musical ideas more solid and tangible. Packed with over 200 vicious exercises including Troy’s scorching version of “Flight of the Bumblebee.” Music and examples demonstrated on CD. There’s really not much theory in here. Basically...

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Best Rock Songs 2000-2005 (Songbook)

Feb 20 2014

Best Rock Songs 2000-2005 (Songbook)

Distinguished by genre, each book provides the lyrics along with piano and chord arrangements for some of the most popular hit songs released during the first five years of the new millennium. Songs are listed alphabetically, making it easy to find the songs you’re looking for. 2000-2005 Best Rock Songs includes over 30 Billboard-charting hits from rock artists like Green Day, Nickelback, Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Simple Plan, Staind, Chevelle, and Sugar Ray. Songs include: Absolutely (Story of a Girl) – Nine Days Addicted – Simple Plan American Idiot – Green Day Animals – Nickelback Best I Ever Had...

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Mike Johnston – Linear Drumming

Feb 11 2014

Mike Johnston – Linear Drumming

Each page takes you through a step by step process to help you build speed and freedom around the kit. In this book, Mike takes the student through a bunch of linear patterns for the drums. The teaching technique is simple but good. The first line lists out the sticking pattern along with the note structure. There is a very dominant pattern running through the book, as well. Asking you to get comfortable with the pattern before moving on with it. This can sometimes be a trying process, with great rewards. Every pattern throughout the book has asked you...

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Slipknot – Iowa (Guitar Tab Songbook)

Feb 08 2014

Slipknot – Iowa (Guitar Tab Songbook)

Iowa is the second album by American metal band Slipknot. These numbered masked marauders are sicker, faster and heavier than ever on their 2001 release, named in honor of their home state. This songbook includes note-for-note tab transcriptions for 13 tunes. Iowa was a major success, it premiered in the top ten album sales charts in nine countries. Songs include: Iowa Left Behind The Heretic Anthem Disaster Piece Everything Ends Gently I Am Hated Metabolic My Plague New Abortion People = Shit The Shape Skin Ticket See also: Guitar Play-Along: Volume 61 – Slipknot Best Of Slipknot (Transcribed Scores)...

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Peter Magadini – Polyrhythms: The Musician’s Guide

Feb 07 2014

Peter Magadini – Polyrhythms: The Musician’s Guide

Peter Magadini’s Polyrhythms is acclaimed the world over and has been hailed by Modern Drummer magazine as “by far the best book on the subject.” Written for instrumentalists and vocalists alike, this book/CD pack contains excellent solos and exercises that feature polyrhythmic concepts. Topics covered include: 6 over 4, 5 over 4, 7 over 4, 3 over 4, 11 over 4, and other rhythmic ratios; combining various polyrhythms; polyrhythmic time signatures; and much more. The CD includes demos of the exercises. The author has the idea of polyrhythms right, and he explains it very well, and gives great audio...

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Charlton Johnson – Swing And Big Band Guitar

Feb 05 2014

Charlton Johnson – Swing And Big Band Guitar

It’s is a great tool for the beginning swing guitarist, the high school or college jazz band player looking for an organized way to approach rhythm guitar, or an experienced guitarist looking to expand his or her style. This book/CD pack for teaching jazz rhythm guitar in swing & big band styles includes: sample songs, patterns, progressions and exercises; essential chord voicings, inversions and substitutions; info on time and groove, reading charts, chord reduction and expansion; a chord reference library; and over 50 full-demo samples on the accompanying CD. If you are interested in learning how to play swing...

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Best of Incubus: Transcribed Scores

Feb 02 2014

Best of Incubus: Transcribed Scores

Note-for-note transcriptions for every instrument and lyric on 8 great Incubus songs from Make Yourself and Morning View. This book contains authentic full band scores, arranged for guitars, vocals, bass and drums, essential for all those Incubus fans! Incubus is a refreshing innovator of today’s music, and this book is an essential to any guitarist, bassist, or drummer who loves the band. It features full transcriptions with tablature.  The songs are printed in “score” form, which lays out the different instrument parts nicely but uses many pages to print the entire song. Songs include: Pardon Me Stellar Nice To...

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