Artist Series – Allan Holdsworth

Nov 04 2014

Artist Series – Allan Holdsworth

As one of the most unique and respected guitarists in the world, Allan Holdsworth has influenced countless others, including legendary artists like Frank Zappa, Eddie Van Halen, Yngwie Malmsteen, Alex Lifeson and Steve Vai. In this one-of-a-kind DVD, Allan performs seven electrifying tunes with his band, which features keyboardist Steve Hunt, bassist Skuli Sverrisson, and drummer Chad Wackerman. Allan breaks down his creative use of scales and chord voicings in this video, and offers insightful suggestions as to how to go about creating your own unique sounds and chord voicings based on his simple, yet revolutionary, concept for harmonizing...

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Steve Morse – Power Lines

Nov 01 2014

Steve Morse – Power Lines

Voted five-time winner of Guitar Player magazine’s “Best Overall Guitarist,” and a member of the prestigious Gallery of the Greats, Steve Morse continues to be one of the world’s most inventive guitar players. He is well-known for his years with the Dixie Dreggs, Kansas, Deep Purple and his own group, the Steve Morse Band. He has played solo performances at Carnegie Hall and toured with Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin, and Paco DeLucia. Steve has also written and performed on many Grammy Award-nominated albums and appeared on major television shows. In Power Lines, you’ll learn Steve’s personal warm-up exercises,...

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Rock with Red Hot Chili Peppers

Oct 31 2014

Rock with Red Hot Chili Peppers

Learn to play the lead guitar parts for five of the Chili’s greatest songs. This DVD presents clear step-by-step instructions for the full lead guitar lines as recorded by the band. Each song is presented in original form, and as a playalong track minus the original guitar for you to jam with and perfect your performance. The backing tracks have been professionally recorded to recreate the authentic Chili Peppers sound, and the disc is packed with interactive features that allow you to select and replay difficult moments until you’ve got every lick mastered. Songs include: Californication Give It Away...

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Robbie Calvo – 50 Modal Licks You Must Know

Oct 30 2014

Robbie Calvo – 50 Modal Licks You Must Know

50 Modal Licks You Must Know – A hand-picked collection of modal licks that you must know. Modes. Erudite jazzers swear by them and can bend your ear for hours about why the Mixolydian b6 fifth mode of the C ascending melodic minor scale will cure all that ails your improvisations. Bluesmen and rockers would likely pronounce that they “don’t need no stinkin’ modes.” Granted, there’s a vast range of opinions related to the use of modes but everyone seems to agree two things; 1) If you play any form of Western music, you’re playing modes whether you know...

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Buddy Guy – Teachin’ The Blues

Oct 28 2014

Buddy Guy – Teachin’ The Blues

A unique chance to learn from the greatest Chicago Blues guitarist of them all! Buddy reveals what he learned from Jimmy Reed, T-Bone Walker, and Lightnin’ Hopkins in a DVD lesson of exceptional quality.Buddy shows you a whole bunch of licks, techniques and styles including 9th chord licks, country blues finger-pickin’, double-stop licks, turnarounds-plus some exciting jamming with Junior Wells and Arlen Roth. A supreme lesson in The Blues from the man Eric Clapton once called ‘by far and without doubt, the best guitar player alive! With a new introduction by Woody Mann. Jazz and blues guitarist Woody Mann...

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Master Session – Guns N’ Roses

Oct 26 2014

Master Session – Guns N’ Roses

This DVD is not a concert or a compilation of the bands videos. It is an instruction DVD where you are taught by a very skilled guitarist (not Slash) how to play some of Slash’s best riffs. There is a very good selection of riffs and solos demonstrated, they are all the Guns N’ Roses classics such as Welcome To The Jungle and Sweet Child O’ Mine. Discover the hard-edged classic rock sound of G’n’R guitar legend Slash. Tutor Mike Wolf guides you step-by-step through the very best of Slash’s riffs and solos, dissecting his formidable yet bluesy guitar...

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Guitar Play-Along Volume 2 – Modern Rock

Oct 25 2014

Guitar Play-Along Volume 2 – Modern Rock

The Guitar Play-Along DVD Series lets you hear and see how to play songs like never before. Just watch, listen and learn! Each song starts with a lesson from a professional guitar teacher. Then, the teacher performs the complete song along with professionally recorded backing tracks. You can choose to turn the guitar off if you want to play along or leave the guitar in the mix to hear how it should sound. You can also choose from three viewing options: fret hand with tab, wide view with tab, pick & fret hands close-up. Each DVD includes great songs...

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How To Play Hard Rock & Heavy Metal Guitar (Guitar World)

Oct 23 2014

How To Play Hard Rock & Heavy Metal Guitar (Guitar World)

Learn to play rock and metal today with our How to Play Hard Rock and Heavy Metal Guitar DVD. Containing more than 90 minutes of lessons and hundreds of examples, How to Play Hard Rock and Heavy Metal Guitar will show you how to play like a metal god using power chords, killer riffs, power soloing and tricks for beginning, intermediate and advanced players. You’ll rip like Zakk Wylde, crank like Dimebag Darrell, solo like Kirk Hammett and riff like Tony Iommi. Our rhythm and lead tutorial covers everything from the classic Seventies rock of Led Zeppelin to metal...

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Arlen Roth – Rhythm Guitar & R&B Styles

Oct 19 2014

Arlen Roth – Rhythm Guitar & R&B Styles

Seasoned professional guitarist Arlen Roth, who is also the founder of Hot Licks Video, sits down in front of the camera and spells out the mysteries of rhythm guitar for the folks wishing to understand the nuances of R&B. Having played with musicians such as Paul Simon and Pete Seeger, Roth has the resume needed to impress any aspiring artist. With typical charm and an easy pace, Roth leads the student through the worlds of partial chords, double stops, Memphis stylings spiced with gospel licks, and tricky R&B techniques. Arlen Roth is an American guitarist, recording artist, performer, tutor...

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Learn To Play The Beatles – To A Tee Volume 4

Oct 17 2014

Learn To Play The Beatles – To A Tee Volume 4

We’re very pleased to announce the long awaited release of this fourth and final chapter in the Learn to Play The Beatles To A Tee! Instructional guitar series. In this Volume 4 DVD, we’ve worked hard to continue to bring you the most accurate Beatles guitar instruction available. This latest DVD features all the things you’ve come to expect from To A Tee plus more. This DVD features 19 songs! Riffs and lead segments have been slowed 50% and feature an on-screen fretboard with colored markers indicating exact finger placement as the slow segments play! See all those classic...

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