Adrian Belew – Electronic Guitar

Jun 01 2013

Adrian Belew – Electronic Guitar

Formerly a member of King Crimson, Adrian has recorded with his own band and toured with David Bowie. This video provides an instructive look at electronic effects, creative soloing, alternate tunings and two-handed fingerboard techniques. Adrian also performs several of his own inventive compositions. Adrian Belew guides the viewer through the complicated electronics he uses in the studio and on stage to create his signature guitar sound. Included are his seagull, rhino, whale and elephant sounds along with the use of tape loops. This is a must for guitar aficonados and Belew fans. Learn how to make bizarre space-age...

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Guitar Method In the style of ZZ Top

May 24 2013

Guitar Method In the style of ZZ Top

Learn the guitar style of Billy Gibbons, riff by riff, played at both normal and slow speeds, with extreme close-ups. This video is approximately one hour in length and includes a full-diagrammed reference sheet. Learn to play songs by ZZ Top with this instructional DVD program hosted by Curt Mitchell, a respected guitarist’s guitarist. Besides an acclaimed playing, recording, composing and touring career with Razormaid and Bangalore Choir among others, Curt has been dedicated to guiding new guitarists with over 50 MVP videos & DVDs. These programs have garnered many “best new guitar instructional product” awards and are certain...

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John McCarthy – Metal Guitar: Modern Speed & Shred (Beginner)

May 19 2013

John McCarthy – Metal Guitar: Modern Speed & Shred (Beginner)

Modern Speed & Shred featuring John McCarthy. Designed by world-renowned guitarist John McCarthy, this program is jam-packed with the fundamental techniques you need to develop the skills to play any style of metal rock. John’s instruction guides you step-by-step through easy-to-learn heavy metal power chords, complete classic and modern metal rhythms, his very own speed demon exercises, pentatonic death scales, and the demonic half step. You will learn bends, pull-offs, and hammer-ons – all key components of effective lead playing. Metal Guitar Beginner also includes a 32-page lesson book. See also: John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Beginner Program...

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John McCarthy – Hands of Steel

May 17 2013

John McCarthy – Hands of Steel

The first of its kind, this program contains three separate workout routines, each designed to develop hand strength and coordination for optimum playing ability. Each routine contains a series of exercises that will take the students guitar playing to the next level. In just a short time with consistent practice, students will see huge improvements in their playing. Hands of Steel is a great DVD for anyone wanting to take their guitar playing to the next level. The videos and quality of the lessons is awesome. This is a collection of different skill-building exercises to help improve dexterity and...

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John McCarthy – Learn rock guitar: Advanced program

May 14 2013

John McCarthy – Learn rock guitar: Advanced program

This DVD guitar lesson will challenge you with the most advanced riffs and tricks for guitar. Advanced scales, pivoting, sweep arpeggios. This is a workout program designed for advanced players that will make your fingers scream, Mozart sonatas for rock guitar, and complete rhythms and leads with bass and drum backing tracks. Learn the styles and secrets of some of the best guitarists to ever play! This level is for advanced players, also available for Intermediate: John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Intermediate Program and for Beginners: John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Beginner Program See also: John McCarthy...

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John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Intermediate Program

May 12 2013

John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Intermediate Program

This Rock House Rock Guitar Intermediate DVD guides guitarists from the beginner to advanced level. The instructional DVD takes viewers through rock and metal scales in depth. Includes an entire exercise program designed to build finger strength and coordination. Covers advanced chords and rhythms with bass and drum backing tracks, arpeggios, bidextral hammer-ons, and many other rock techniques. In English and Spanish. If this level is difficult for you start with Beginner level: John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Beginner Program Next level is for advanced guitarists: John McCarthy – Learn rock guitar: Advanced program See also: John McCarthy...

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John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Beginner Program

May 11 2013

John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Beginner Program

The Rock House Rock Guitar DVD is designed for guitarists with little or no experience. It begins at the roots of rock with an easy-to-follow look at basic rock guitar chords, scales, lead patterns, and exercises. Learn key components of lead guitar, the basics of blues, and the foundation of rock. By the end of this Rock House instructional DVD program you’ll be playing complete rhythms, leads and songs. When you finish to practice as beginner next level Intermediate – John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Intermediate Program See also: John McCarthy – Hands of Steel John McCarthy –...

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David Valdes – Ejercicios (Exercises)

May 02 2013

David Valdes – Ejercicios (Exercises)

An instructional video in Spanish, with available English subtitles, “Ejercicios 1” features the incredible neo-classical and shred guitarist David Valdes highlighting his technique. Chapters include Warming Hands, Picking, Hammer On-Pull Off, Legaro, String Skipping, Diminish, Sweep Picking, and the special Valdes Licks. In 2002, David Valdes recorded his first album, “Paradise Lost”, 11 songs full of harmony and technique. One of them is a version of a J.S. Bach composition. In 2003 he composed and recorded the song “Temple In The Cellar” for the second tribute to Jason Becker, entitled “Warmth In The Wilderness Vol II”. Finally, in 2006...

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Vinnie Vincent – Metal Tech: Style, Speed & Phrasing

Apr 23 2013

Vinnie Vincent – Metal Tech: Style, Speed & Phrasing

In Metal Tech, Vinnie shows you his unique approach to soloing. Topics included are: Major and Minor scale patterns, chromaticism, arpeggio shapes, sweep picking, hammer-ons and pull-offs, intervals and altered, diminished and whole-tone scales. Vinnie also teaches you his Pick-Finger combinations for playing super fast scales, arepggios and licks along with right hand tecniques to create rhythmically accented picking. This video will enable you to expand your melodic range and develop state of the art Rock techniques. On screen tablature included. Vinnie Vincent first established himself as a guitar player and writer in one of the most famous heavy...

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Chris Impellitteri – Speed Soloing

Apr 03 2013

Chris Impellitteri – Speed Soloing

With the aid of up-close camera shots and on screen tablature, Chris Impellitteri analyzes and discusses improvisational tools critical for composing contemporary rock leads. There’s some cool stuff on there, but he doesn’t really explain his right hand technique, which is 90% of his speed. This video for intermediate and advanced players. Chris Impellitteri  is the lead guitarist and founder of the heavy metal band Impellitteri. In 2008 Guitarworld Magazine officially named Chris Impellitteri as one of the Fastest Guitarists of all time. Included in the ranking were Eddie Van Halen, Randy Rhoads, and Yngwie Malmsteen. In 2003, Guitar...

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