Guitar Play-Along Volume 10 – 90s Rock

Apr 02 2015

Guitar Play-Along Volume 10 – 90s 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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Bass Day 1997 – Highlights

Mar 25 2015

Bass Day 1997 – Highlights

Bass Day ’97 was a historic event organized by the Bass Collective NYC and Bass Player Magazine. Already announced as an annual affair, the inaugural Bass Day brought together world class bassists, equipment manufacturers, bass students, and bass fans from all over the globe for unforgettable, all-day show that included clinics, demonstrations, interviews and all-star jam session. Bass Day Highlights contains perfomances, instructional material, and post- clinic comments from all 6 Bass Day clinicians, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at 10 incredible hours the bass world will never forget. Included are jazz virtuoso John Patitucci on acoustic bass...

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The Guitar Artistry Of Bill Frisell

Mar 16 2015

The Guitar Artistry Of Bill Frisell

William Richard “Bill” Frisell is an American guitarist, composer and arranger. One of the leading guitarists in jazz since the late 1980s, Frisell’s eclectic music touches on progressive folk, classical music, country music, noise and more. He is known for using an array of effects to create unique sounds from his instrument. Bill Frisell keeps flying after passing the borders of jazz and rock. He stands out among contemporary guitarists for his innovative playing style and unique sound. This instructional DVD introduces Frisell’s playing and presents his individual approach in detail. Designed for intermediate to advanced guitarists, this DVD...

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The Commandments of R&B Drumming by Zoro

Feb 17 2015

The Commandments of R&B Drumming by Zoro

The Commandments of R&B Drumming: A Comprehensive Guide to Soul, Funk and Hip Hop. The Commandments of R&B Drumming is a historical and in-depth study of R&B drumming, from soul to funk to hip-hop, written by world-renowned session & live drummer Zoro (Lenny Kravitz, Bobby Brown, Sean Lennon). Topics include practice tips, developing the funky bass drum and hi-hat, creating and playing with loops, and what are considered the Ten Commandments of Soul, Funk, and Hip-Hop (the top ten recordings from each era). This book not only pays homage to the R&B drummers of the past, but gives the...

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Troy Stetina – Hard Rock (Guitar Signature Licks)

Feb 16 2015

Troy Stetina – Hard Rock (Guitar Signature Licks)

Internationally acknowledged guitarist and instructor Troy Stetina offers a step-by-step breakdown of eight hard rock classics featuring some of rock’s greatest guitar moments. Learn the tricks, riffs, techniques and styles that make these eight songs some of the most instantly recognisable and best-loved guitar anthems ever recorded, with painstaking explanations and detailed discussions to help you get them mastered. Includes such legendary classics as Ozzy’s Bark At The Moon, Van Halen’s reworking of You Really Got Me, and the thunder of Judas Priest’s Living After Midnight. A good instructional DVD to learn the 8 songs included. Notice that this...

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Pure Energy – Tony Royster Jr.

Feb 05 2015

Pure Energy – Tony Royster Jr.

Tony Royster’s follow up to his hit video “Common Ground” is nothing but Pure Energy! Overhead camera angles capture every fill as Tony and band weave their way through several musical styles -from R&B to Fusion, Jazz and Rock it’s all here! Hip-Hop drumming superstar Nisan Stewart joins in as the two solo side by side, then rap about their influences and discuss the finer points of laying it down. Next, Tony breaks down his hand and foot technique, demonstrates his fluid soloing style and talks gear, all in High Definition and 5.1 Surround. Get Pure Energy and get...

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Drum Legends: John Bonham Techniques

Jan 28 2015

Drum Legends: John Bonham Techniques

Learn to play five Led Zeppelin tracks note for note with Pete Riley! This excellent DVD will teach you tracks and techniques from the legendary drummer behind the rock powerhouse Led Zeppelin. Pete Riley has worked with artist as diverse as Republica, Motorhead and more recently Keith Emerson of ELP fame. He’s a regular contributor to Rhythm magazine and author of three bestselling drum tuition books. You’ll learn how to master his quick single pedal kick action along with his even dynamic approach. Plus there’s exercises for you to practice if you’re looking to add a touch of the...

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Tommy Igoe Great Hands for a Lifetime

Jan 10 2015

Tommy Igoe Great Hands for a Lifetime

Good technique requires maintenance! The Lifetime Warmup is how it’s done. This incredible workout weaves the standard drum rudiments with original exercises to maintain your technique as well as inspire and challenge you for decades. Use it as a warmup before a gig or as a kickoff to an intense practice session. Use it for anything you want; it’s designed to fit your needs. Watch Tommy and group of five drummers play through the routine and see how this approach molds itself to each set of hands. Designed for drumset players to play better, faster and healthier – for...

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Fred Sokolow – Beginner’s Rock Guitar

Jan 07 2015

Fred Sokolow – Beginner’s Rock Guitar

Before rock n’ roll became a big corporate industry, playing rock guitar used to be the most fun you could have with your pants on! Fred Sokolow shows why in this 72 minute DVD that uses your favorite garage-band tunes to demonstrate how to: Play power-chord backup in any key – the Louie Louie way; Solo and play Chuck Berry style boogie backup on tunes like Roll Over Beethoven and School Days (duck-walk not included); Use blues scales and “substitute” scales for soloing; Solo with sliding major pentatonic scales in the styles of Dickey Betts and Jerry Garcia; Chord-based...

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Troy Stetina – Modern Rock (Guitar Signature Licks)

Dec 25 2014

Troy Stetina – Modern Rock (Guitar Signature Licks)

Internationally acknowledged guitarist and instructor Troy Stetina offers a step-by-step breakdown of eight contemporary rock classics featuring some of the greatest guitar moments of recent years. Learn the tricks, riffs, techniques and styles that make these eight songs some of the hottest and most-requested guitar anthems by today’s best, with painstaking explanations and detailed discussions to help you get them mastered. Includes Tom Morello’s startlingly innovative Know Your Enemy, the greasy swagger of Jet’s Are You Gonna Be My Girl, and the cartoon glam fireworks of The Darkness’ I Believe In A Thing Called Love. Songs: Blink182 – All...

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