Modern Drummer Festival 1997

Nov 16 2015

Modern Drummer Festival 1997

The 10th Annual Modern Drummer Festival Weekend, held on May 17 and 18, 1997, featured a diverse lineup of some of the world’s most exciting and innovative drummers. The entire weekend’s events were recorded, and the best moments of the festival are presented in this DVD. Included are excerpts of each performance, insightful interviews with the featured performers and other notable drummers in attendance, and exclusive backstage and rehearsal footage. Artists featured include Virgil Donati, John Tempesta, Bill Stewart, Tony Royster Jr., Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez, Paul Wertico, Jack DeJohnette, Steve Gadd and Giovanni Hidalgo. Continue with Modern Drummer...

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Fred Sokolow – Electric Blues Guitar

Nov 15 2015

Fred Sokolow – Electric Blues Guitar

If you want to play blues guitar like B.B. King, Eric Clapton or Buddy Guy then this 80 minute DVD will get you on track. Starting at the beginning with first-position key-of-E blues licks, Fred Sokolow shows how to play lead and backup like a modern blues guitarist. Fred Sokolow is an extremely versatile musician. Although he is most often seen playing jazz guitar and singing in Los Angeles night spots, he is just as likely to turn up playing 5 string banjo at bluegrass festivals or rock guitar at studio sessions. You may even spot him playing Resonator...

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B.B. King – Blues Master

Nov 01 2015

B.B. King – Blues Master

The Blues Master video tapes 1, 2, and 3 are now available on a single DVD. These three programs provide more than 3 1/2 hours of blues guitar technique by the master and a lot of great music with his entire band. This set makes a great gift! Special DVD features include a tuning segment, an interactive “Getting to Know Lucille” feature, additional video theory tips, a performance only option, interactive motion menus, warm-ups, B.B. King signature phrases, playing cover changes, harmonic concepts and much more. We recommend to use the book B.B. King – Blues Master Complete (Book)....

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At a Glance: Lead Guitar

Oct 20 2015

At a Glance: Lead 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, and song examples help to demonstrate the concepts in action. Songs include:   Alive – Pearl Jam All Along – Jimi Hendrix Cold Gin – Kiss Don’t Fear The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult Dream On – Aerosmith The End – The Doors, The Beatles,...

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Ronnie Earl – Blues Guitar With Soul

Oct 18 2015

Ronnie Earl – Blues Guitar With Soul

This is a lesson with a true blues master, and is not to be missed by anyone who’s really serious about their blues guitar. Ronnie Earl is known for being a soulful player, and on this video he doesn’t hold back! You’ll learn the special chords used by Little Walter, T Bone Walker, Magic Sam, Robert Jr. Lockwood, the style of B.B. King, the fingerpicking of Albert King, Country Blues styles, question and answer phrasing, bending and shaking, turnarounds, and how to get maximum feeling out of minimum notes the key to blues guitar. If it’s blues you’re looking...

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Joe Bonamassa – Lead Guitar Unlimited

Oct 14 2015

Joe Bonamassa – Lead Guitar Unlimited

This lesson covers more material than you can possibly imagine. From Stevie Ray, Hendrix, Gatton, Beck, Clapton, and B.B. King influences to pick-and-finger style, it’s all here! Joe covers octaves in blues, 2-note bending, taking musical chances, over bending, slide guitar in open G tuning, wah-wah techniques, soloing over swing patterns, bounce picking, index finger bends, rock, blues, jazz and country styles and more to help create your own signature sound. Filmed early in his career, Joe was already a master player and teacher, and he gives it all he’s got on this re-mastered DVD. Music examples included in...

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Danny Gill – Blues By The Bar

Oct 10 2015

Danny Gill – Blues By The Bar

More Authentic Licks By The Blues Masters. Danny Gill teaches you over 100 cool riffs that sound great over each portion of the blues progression. They’re presented in two measure chunks – organized by where they fall in a standard 12-Bar progression – so you can enrich your blues vocabulary and assemble your own solos with authentic riffs and licks as played by 15 of the best Blues Masters! Blues Masters include: Jeff Beck, Chris Cain, Eric Clapton, Rick Derringer, Jerry Garcia, Buddy Guy, Warren Haynes, Mark Karan, Jonny Lang, Alvin Lee, Keith Richards, Richie Sambora, Volker Strifler, Muddy...

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Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Greatest Hits (Guitar Signature Licks)

Oct 05 2015

Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Greatest Hits (Guitar Signature Licks)

Learn the trademark riffs and solos of the man who reinvented blues and rock on the guitar. An in-depth analysis of eight classic songs presented by Greg Koch. Greg Koch is the MAN!!! Not only is he an amazing guitar player and teacher, he’s hilarious. You won’t be disappointed with this DVD. Well… until you actually start to try to play some of this stuff. It’s harder than it looks/sounds.  What a loss that he’s no longer here, but at least we have Greg Koch offering some valuable insight into SRV’s playing. In short, this DVD will open up...

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Stanton Moore – A Modern Approach To New Orleans Drumming

Oct 03 2015

Stanton Moore – A Modern Approach To New Orleans Drumming

The second DVD from Stanton Moore shows you how to blend simple ideas with the traditional Second Line to create a new approach to New Orleans drumming. The unique flavour of New Orleans has grown from the combination of African, European, Afro-Cuban and Afro-Haitian styles that are characteristic of this famously multi-cultural city. This special tutorial gives you the tools to bring character and inflection to your beats whilst staying true to the underlying groove. You will discover Stanton’s personal approach to incorporating Mambo, Guaguanco, Shuffle, Boogaloo, Bossa-Nova and Samba with Second Line drumming to add a contemporary flair...

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Kenny Chipkin – Real Blues Guitar

Oct 01 2015

Kenny Chipkin – Real Blues Guitar

Do you love the blues Do you want to master it by learning the techniques used by the greats Then Real Blues Guitar is exactly what you’re looking for. This book starts you off with the basics and takes a comprehensive approach to rhythm, lead, and solo playing. You’ll be guided through the styles of blues guitar masters like Eric Clapton, Albert King, B.B. King, Freddy King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, T-Bone Walker and Johnny Winter. Kenny Chipkin performs every example in the book and provides his unique perspective on the history and influence of the great blues guitarists. High-Quality...

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