Marc Ensign – Slappin’

May 17 2017

Marc Ensign – Slappin’

Marc Ensign – Slappin’ A Complete Study of Slap Technique for Bass. Gleaned from years of teaching, performance, and listening experience -bass players at all levels will benefit from studying the numerous exercises, grooves, and musical examples offered in this book. Whether you are into funk, RB, fusion, jazz, rock, punk, reggae, alternative music, or any other style; the slap technique will find a niche in your bass playing vocabulary. Chapter headings include: Technique, Hammer-Ons and Pull-Offs, Ghost Notes, Left Hand Slap, Open Strings, Double Slap, Double Stops, Double Pops, Other Licks and Tricks, and Advanced Grooves Solos Using...

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Shawn Lane – Power Solos

May 17 2017

Shawn Lane – Power Solos

Spend an intense hour with one of today’s power-players in modern guitar. In Power Solos, his 2nd video, Shawn Lane teaches you note-for-note solo excerpts from his unique compositions. From the pop-rock feel of “Get You Back” to the jazz overtones of “Esperanto” you’ll experience Shawn’s vast depth of musical influences as he performs these and more! Power Solos also features a special section on Shawn’s amazing use of pentatonic scales. Learn his favorite fingering patterns and picking sequences allowing you to create literally hundreds of unusual pentatonic lines. And finally Shawn discusses composing, recording, his piano playing and...

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Jeff Scheetz – Blues Rock Secret Sauce

May 15 2017

Jeff Scheetz – Blues Rock Secret Sauce

Scheetz travels the world over demonstrating his “secret sauce” in private standing-room-only clinics. The collection of blues-rock video guitar lessons in Jeff’s Blues Rock: Secret Sauce course equips you with five essential concepts and techniques that you can apply in any blues-rock setting. Blues Rock: Secret Sauce teaches you how to slip “outside” and back again and how to incorporate and pull off intervallic lines in your solos. You’ll also learn the ins and outs of dynamic phrasing, melodic playing and modal playing – all with an emphasis on how to create and play tasty, original solos and comps....

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Wilbur Savidge – Scales Over Chords

May 14 2017

Wilbur Savidge – Scales Over Chords

Rock, country, and blues and nine great styles – are arranged in a variation of styles and tempos to give readers the excitement of playing on location with a live band. Plus, the book offers personal instruction on how to use pentatonic scales. How to improvise lead lines over chord progressions and never play bad notes! The audio companion demonstrates all musical examples with full band back-up. Even if you don’t read music, this book will be very helpful. Easy to understand. Explains relationships of scales and chords. Presents a logical way to learn these relationships for all scales...

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Steve Mansfield – 1001 Drum Grooves

May 12 2017

Steve Mansfield – 1001 Drum Grooves

This book presents 1001 drumset beats played in a variety of musical styles, past and present. It’s ideal for beginners seeking a well-organized, easy-to-follow encyclopedia of drum grooves, as well as consummate professionals who want to bring their knowledge of various drum styles to new heights. Author Steve Mansfield presents: rock and funk grooves, blues and jazz grooves, ethnic grooves, Afro-Cuban and Caribbean grooves, and much more. For those who are beginning set players, this book is invaluable. Every page includes rhythm patterns that vary only slightly from one line to another. Thus, the pace is slow enough to...

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Essential Guitar Practice Routines: String Skipping

May 10 2017

Essential Guitar Practice Routines: String Skipping

The string skipping technique that Danny Gill teaches are challenging enough to complement or supplement any existing skills. As advertised, there is an appropriate exercise for all levels. Also, Danny Gill goes over the rhythmic background, the chord progression and fingering – some of them not basic either! These exercises are also functional so any performer may build their own nifty creation around them. Besides building string skipping skills these very musical passages can be used for much more. These are not plain and simple finger exercises, like many other videos on picking technique have, these are actual very...

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Wolf Marshall – Power Studies 2

May 08 2017

Wolf Marshall – Power Studies 2

Here’s an exciting new learning tool – the Power Studies books from the Wolf Marshall Guitar Method. Each book contains songs carefully chosen to reinforce the concepts learned in the Method, and to help you build on that foundation. You’ll find complete performance notes for each song to help you get the right sounds, not just the right notes. And the songs are all cross-referenced to the Method. POWER UP AND PLAY! The Power Studies books are companion songbooks to the Wolf Marshall Guitar Method. Featuring completely transcribed songs from Judas Priest, Police, Kiss, Guns ‘N Roses and many...

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Guitar Play-Along Volume 13 – The Doors

May 08 2017

Guitar Play-Along Volume 13 – The Doors

Guitar Play-Along Volume 13 The Doors DVD download. Your Instructor: Doug Boduch. 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...

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Susan M. Carr – The Art of Screaming

May 05 2017

Susan M. Carr – The Art of Screaming

The key to being ready for the rigors of performing and touring is learning both where the “scream/growl” is actually made and the specific exercises that craft the technique of “The Art of Screaming!” These exercises that renowned singing teacher, Susan M. Carr, developed in 1978 and refined during the Grunge Music scene have produced outstanding singers in the rock music industry then and today. Susan’s clients have included: Minus The Bear; Mastodon; Alien Ant Farm; Drowning Pool (The late Dave Williams); Jesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter; Truly; Droid; Vendetta Red; All; Skin Yard; Gosling; Boy Hits Car;...

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Best of Tommy Emmanuel (Tabs)

May 05 2017

Best of Tommy Emmanuel (Tabs)

Best of Tommy Emmanuel (Guitar Recorded Versions). 12 transcriptions from the versatile, award-winning Aussie guitarist. Guitar Recorded Versions are note-for-note transcriptions of guitar music taken directly off recordings. This series, one of the most popular in print today, features some of the greatest guitar players and groups from blues, rock, and heavy metal. Guitar Recorded Versions are transcribed by the best transcribers in the business. Every book contains notes and tablature. Songs include: Blue Moon Initiation The Hunt Countrywide Determination Hearts Grow Fonder Stevie’s Blues Can’t Get Enough The Journey Up From Down Under Classical Gas Guitar Boogie Shuffle...

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