Keith Wyatt – Beyond Basics: Acoustic Slide Guitar

Apr 24 2017

Keith Wyatt – Beyond Basics: Acoustic Slide Guitar

Keith Wyatt, one of the country’s foremost blues and rock educators, takes you through all aspects of acoustic slide playing including choosing the right slide, open tunings, use of a capo, fingerboard patterns, vibrato, special intonations, and muting techniques. Keith also shows you how to mix slide with standard guitar technique for fills and self accompaniment. From preparation to actual performing, instructor Keith Wyatt covers the fundamentals of playing acoustic slide guitar in this entry in Beyond Basics series. Words cannot explain how awesome this guy is in playing the blues. Trust me, if your curious about slide guitar,...

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Jam With Dire Straits

Apr 23 2017

Jam With Dire Straits

Dire Straits is a one of the most unique and talented bands of the modern era. Mark Knopfler is one of the better guitarists of our time, and has had a huge impact on others. Dire Straits were a British rock band that formed in Deptford, London, in 1977 by Mark Knopfler, his younger brother David Knopfler, John Illsley and Pick Withers. Dire Straits’ sound drew from a variety of musical influences, including jazz, folk, and blues, and came closest to beat music within the context of rock and roll. If you like music you will enjoy this. This...

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Lynyrd Skynyrd – Guitar Signature Licks

Apr 22 2017

Lynyrd Skynyrd – Guitar Signature Licks

Lynyrd Skynyrd stands as one of the greatest rock ‘n’ roll bands of all time, with strong songs fuled by creative and incendiary guitar work. The triple-guitar onslaught of Allen Collins’ Gibson Firebird, Gary Rossington’s Les Paul, and Ed King’s Fender Stratt (later played by Steve Gaines) created a unique sound. The Learn to play eight classic hits by the great blues rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd, all taught to you in note-by-note detail by Greg Koch. Greg is an Excellent teacher. His lessons are both challenging and enjoyable. Probably best for a player with more experience. All in all, terrific,...

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Pete Wernick – Beginning Bluegrass Banjo

Apr 21 2017

Pete Wernick – Beginning Bluegrass Banjo

This is the perfect course for those who want to play three-finger style bluegrass banjo from scratch. You may never have touched a banjo before, but Pete will have you picking right from the opening minutes of this user-friendly DVD. After getting tuned up and learning some easy chords, Pete teaches you the basic rolls and left-hand fingerings that make up your first bluegrass instrumental. As you progress, you’ll learn how to add slides, hammer-ons, pull-offs, and a variety of right-hand rolls in the three-finger bluegrass style. By the time you finish this course, you’ll be picking favorite bluegrass...

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Tommy Emmanuel – The Mystery Transcriptions

Apr 15 2017

Tommy Emmanuel – The Mystery Transcriptions

The Mystery, Tommy Emmanuel’s sixth US album, was inspired by Emmanuel’s travels; each of the album’s compositions is a musical snapshot or sojourn – a journey that brings us together with places and people – a journey into self discovery. This transcription book shows all twelve tunes on the CD note-for-note in standard notation and tablature. Also included are detailed performance notes of each tune. Brilliant guitarist and seems to be a very accurate notation.  If you want to improve your acoustic guitaring, then his books are incredible. Tabs are good and accompanied by comments from the arranger at...

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Chart Hits Of ’98-’99 (Tab book)

Apr 12 2017

Chart Hits Of ’98-’99 (Tab book)

You have a chance to play (sing) 26 favorites of 1998 – 1999 years. There are songs by Goo Goo Dolls, Alanis Morissette, Shania Twain, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion and many more. From beginner to advanced. Songs include: All My Life – K-Ci &JoJo Angel – Sarah McLachlan Angel of Mine – Monica The Boy is Mine – Brandy & Monica Doo Wop (That Thing) – Lauryn Hill The First Night – Monica From This Moment On – Shania Twain A Little More Time on You – N’ Sync Heartbreak Hotel – Whitney Houston I Don’t Want to Wait...

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Steve Krenz – Learn & Master Guitar: The Song Hits

Apr 11 2017

Steve Krenz – Learn & Master Guitar: The Song Hits

Learn and Master Guitar: The Song Hits is designed for those who want to learn how to play popular songs from the ground up. This video songbook contains 40 songs – 20 learning sessions on 10 DVDs and a 128-page companion songbook – and provides in-depth teaching about how to play the riffs and fills one note at a time as well as how to get the right tone from your guitar. With built-in DVD accompaniment tracks for each song. The Song Hits is a great material do use with or without the learn and master guitar course. Each...

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Dan Miller – Flatpicking Essentials Volume 5

Apr 10 2017

Dan Miller – Flatpicking Essentials Volume 5

Flatpicking Essentials Volume 5: Improvisation and Style Studies. Improvisation is one of those things that flatpickers always ask about at workshops and seminars. It is one of those mysterious and elusive concepts that is hard for many people to grasp. In this Volume of the Flatpicking Essentials series authors Dan Miller and Tim May take away the mystery by presenting a step-by-step gradual learning method that will have you improvising immediately and then build your skill slowly and steadily. By the end of this book you will have the confidence and the skill to step out and start improvising...

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Greg Koch – Guitar Gristle

Apr 07 2017

Greg Koch – Guitar Gristle

A feast for the fingers served up by the master of guitar histrionics! The inimitable Greg Koch discusses and demonstrates his twisted but tasty take on the guitar in gory detail. Greg Koch’s virtuosity, sense of humor, and articulate nature have led to a successful career as a band leader, studio musician, author, clinician, and recording artist with Steve Vai’s Favored Nations label. A multiple award-winning string manipulator, he divides his time between international clinic tours, writing, recording and performing in Greg Koch and the Tone Controls (featured on this DVD). The menu includes full-band demos of select Koch...

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Guitar Lessons – Genre: Bluegrass Volume 3

Apr 02 2017

Guitar Lessons – Genre: Bluegrass Volume 3

This music is usually related to the deep southerns. It can be refered to “twangy” because of the banjos and other musical instruments. It is similar to country music but bluegrass usually are based upon religion, freedom, and the older days. Some songs are the artist just talking/singing or they have several musical instruments such as a banjo, violin, and more banjos. The songs almost never have a negative message and are created for easy listening. Bluegrass is a genre of music that is REALLY hard to sing or play but sounds excellent when done correctly. This volume will...

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