Guitar Techniques October 2013 (#222)
May 03 2015
Take the UK’s foremost guitar teachers and players, and transfer their finesse and passion for music into a magazine! The magazine has established itself with guitarists who wish to better themselves as musicians in both the UK, Europe and as far afield as the USA and Hong Kong! When it comes to choosing music, GT’s Abba to Zappa policy means that there’s always something for everyone! We take pride in providing the most accurate transcriptions around, and cover a full range of styles. Every month we feature full transcriptions of guitar songs and instrumentals in every genre, from blues and rock, to acoustic and jazz. All the music in the magazine is included on a cover-mounted audio CD, complete with backing tracks and video master class to let readers play along.
Guitar Techniques October 2013 (#222) contents:
- Albert King and SRV! Born Under A Bad Sign. Jacob Quistgaard gives us two for the price of one as he transcribes the superb performances of two great blues heroes!
- Whammy Bar Blues – Abuse that tremolo arm! Learn how to use the whammy bar to create fabulous bluesy effects in the styles of Beck, Hendrix, Satriani, Blackmore and many more.
- Easy Jazz – Learn jazz the easy way! If you’d like to learn jazz but feel intimidated by the style, fear ye not, for Phil Capone has devised some cool gateways into the genre.
- Ludwig Van Beethoven – Ode To Joy. Bridget Mermikides arranges and transcribes a classical guitar version of the uplifting finale theme from Beethoven’s mighty Ninth!
- Lessons introduction – Jason Sidwell introduces this month’s music packed Lessons section.
- 30-Minute Lickbag – BIMM’s Terry Lewis has six more licks for you in easy, intermediate and advanced flavours!
- Blues – John Wheatcroft looks at the legendary electric blues pioneer T-Bone Walker.
- Rock – Martin Cooper goes punk this month with a lesson on the New York Dolls’ iconic guitarist Johnny Thunders.
- Creative Rock – Shaun Baxter has now moved his way up from 2nds to 3rds to 4ths to 5ths. High Fives then!
- Hot Country – Andy Saphir meets modern country music’s most popular guitar playing duo, the two and only Brooks & Dunn!
- Prog – Paul Bielatowicz looks at the guitar style of original progger Steve Hillage, who also played with Gong, System 7 and The Orb.
- Acoustic – Stuart Ryan arranges and transcribes John Bunyan’s haunting To Be A Pilgrim for modern solo acoustic guitar.
- Rockschool – Charlie Griffiths continues his A-Z of music theory with N for Natural harmonics, Ninth chords, Neapolitan scales and Note values!
- Video Masterclass. Steve Lukather Lesson Pt 2. Toto guitar hero and session ace Steve shares more of his guitar secrets with all of us.
Previous issue: Guitar Techniques September 2013
Next issue: Guitar Techniques November 2013
Includes original mp3 tracks and video
Text Format PDF, 100 pages