At a Glance – Rhythm Guitar

Dec 10 2016

At a Glance – Rhythm Guitar

A first of its kind, the At a Glance series pairs an instructional DVD lesson taught by a professional guitarist with a supplemental book for a comprehensive learning experience. Each book/DVD features several lessons pertaining to one topic, and the DVD lessons feature on-screen music. The lessons are loaded with valuable tips and information. Rhythm Guitar – At a Glance features four lessons, including: Rock Rhythm Guitar, Chord Embellishments, Funk Guitar, and Reggae Guitar. Songs include: Best of My Love – The Eagles Cissy Strut – The Meters Could You Be Loved – Bob Marley Free Fallin’ – Tom...

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Ultimate Guitar Techniques – Funk Guitar Techniques

Dec 08 2016

Ultimate Guitar Techniques – Funk Guitar Techniques

This superb DVD covers funk guitar styles of the greats, from James Brown to Earth Wind and Fire, Chic and many more. Right and left hand techniques are looked at in detail. The examples played and explained will give you the tools to play funk in many different situations whether it’s pop, rock, or your own compositions. Understanding and playing the funk guitar style can add dynamics and spice to your playing. Backing tracks are provided along with played examples in the package so you can really dig in on this style… enjoy! This is a good intro to...

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Mark John Sternal – Total Scales Techniques and Applications

Dec 05 2016

Mark John Sternal – Total Scales Techniques and Applications

Total Scales Techniques and Applications download. This complete course starts with a bonus beginner section to insure that any guitarist at any level can use this video. It quickly progresses to intermediate then advanced levels of playing. First begin with universal shapes found in every key of music to expertly play scales and leads on the entire fretboard. Don’t worry about memorizing these positions! Memory will come naturally when Mark John Sternal demonstrates how to use these scales musically. Tasty licks, tricks and techniques like hammer ons, pull offs, picking patterns, vibrato, string bending, two hand tapping. Plus techniques...

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Max Milligan – Play Ry Cooder

Dec 04 2016

Max Milligan – Play Ry Cooder

The Play series… informative & entertaining instructional programs illustrating the methods and techniques made famously recognizable by the world’s greatest guitarists, this release concentrates on Ry Cooder. Ryland ‘Ry’ Cooder is known for working in many genres of music, but his slide-guitar is what has made him famous. With over 40 years in the business, he has collaborated with diverse musical artists such as Captain Beefheart, Van Morrison and the Rolling Stones to name a few. Ranked as one of the world’s most gifted guitarists by Rolling Stones magazine, Cooder’s influence far outstrips his considerable commercial success. Lessons include:...

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Gil Parris – 50 Country Fried Blues Licks You Must Know

Dec 02 2016

Gil Parris – 50 Country Fried Blues Licks You Must Know

Gil’s signature Country Fried style is an innovative blend of blues, country, funk and jazz. You’ll learn lines that move inner voices ala Jack Wilkins and the late Ted Greene, ascending chromatic ideas inspired by the Adderley Brothers, how to emulate Herbie Hancock’s pulsating funky sound, hip tritone double-stops, effective ways to fingerstyle and blues-up the minor cliché utilizing the root, major 7, Flat 7 and 6th, pick up on a great shape to bend into the 4 chord, pianistic 10ths for freshening up any blues lick, sax emulation, funky Benson double stops, unusual but highly usable chord voicings,...

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John Petrucci – Rock Discipline

Dec 01 2016

John Petrucci – Rock Discipline

There are plenty of instructional videos made by players that are well know for their playing…and not for their teaching. Unfortunately many of these videos usually ignore vitual issues, and without those key aspects, there’s a limit to what you can learn. Now this is not the case with Rock Discipline. John provides us a very solid video, that covers a wide range of techniques, from simple warm-up and stretching exercises, to legato and sweep picking, making it one of the top recommendations for aspiring rock guitarists. John’s a great teacher, and instead of “drowning” the viewer with information,...

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Learn To Play The Beatles

Nov 28 2016

Learn To Play The Beatles

Learn to play the greatest band of all time, even today they still mean something to the word of music. The Beatles were a major force in the artistic growth of rock music in the 1960s. Five Beatles tracks note for note presented by tutor Michael Casswell. He provides an in-depth examination of the guitar techniques of The Beatles, and shows you how to recreate the sounds of five of their greatest hits. From the unstoppable funky riff from Ticket To Ride, to the shuffle of A Hard Day’s Night, the songs of The Beatles are instantly recognizable, and...

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Jeff Scheetz – Jump Start Rock Guitar

Nov 25 2016

Jeff Scheetz – Jump Start Rock Guitar

Jump Start Rock starts you off with a series of video lessons showing you how to tune up, hold the pick and position your hands. In your very first practice session, you’ll learn your first rock riff and immediately start jamming along with the instructor in a playalong lesson with a practice rhythm track. Over the next series of lessons, you’ll continue to learn new riffs and practice them in more playalongs with rhythm tracks. Next up, you’ll learn rock’s most useful chord- the “power chord” and how to play it all over the fretboard. Then you’ll get a...

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Arlen Roth’s Masters of the Telecaster

Nov 22 2016

Arlen Roth’s Masters of the Telecaster

Telecaster master Roth teaches the tricks and techniques that have made the “Tele” a rock and country icon. Learn pedal steel bends, behind-the-nut bends, chicken pickin’, full chord bends, banjo rolls, shuffle patterns, rockabilly rhythm styles, more! With footage of Albert Lee, Keith Richards, Steve Cropper, Albert Collins, Danny Gatton and James Burton. Part homage to a classic instrument, part guitar lesson from one of the best country blues players around, this is the quintessential guide to all things Telecaster. Arlen Roth discusses the strengths and characteristics of one of the first production-line electric guitars, pioneered by Leo Fender....

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Learn to play Randy Rhoads: The Solos

Nov 19 2016

Learn to play Randy Rhoads: The Solos

This excellent DVD will show you how to nail five solos by the classical influenced metal Guitar legend! The accompanying CD includes Guitar jam tracks for each solo section at slow, medium and full tempos so you can learn each solo at your own pace and steadily build up to full speed. Randy is the reason Jackson guitars is in business today, being the designer of the first model, the “Concorde”, which is now known as the “Rhoads” shape. He used classical modes and pentatonics, diatonics, hexatonics, and more to create fluid, melodic riffs and lead lines. He set...

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