Brett Garsed – Rock Fusion

Feb 14 2014

Brett Garsed – Rock Fusion

Rock Fusion explores rock improvisation using scales, phrasing and concepts more familiar to jazz, but used in a rock context. Brett’s unique playing style blends left-hand legato (hammer-on’s and pull-off’s) with right-hand picking (using the pick and fingers) to create seamless melodic lines and technically chellenging solos. Brett includes special right and left-hand exercises which include four-note-per-string scales, chromatic ideas and wide-interval skips, all designed to stretch your imagination and re-define rock improvisation. This 75 minute video also features some great live performance segments and includes a booklet showing examples in both standard music and tablature. Australian born guitarist...

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Roy Rogers – Slide Guitar For Rock & Blues

Feb 12 2014

Roy Rogers – Slide Guitar For Rock & Blues

Learn to play the blistering guitar solos, churning rhythms and wiling slide sounds that have impressed Roy Rogers’ fans worldwide. Roy has been called “a force to be reckoned with” (Guitar Player) and “an exceptionally articulate slide guitarist” (Rolling Stone). Now he teaches his award-winning style along with dynamic arrangements to several blues favorites. Roy covers all the essentials – how to get into open tunings, hold the slide, play with vibrato and proper intonation, and develop a powerful picking style using plectrum and fingers. You’ll progress to advanced slide techniques including licks and their variations, improvisations, harmonics, how...

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Guitar Play-Along Volume 38 – ZZ Top

Feb 05 2014

Guitar Play-Along Volume 38 – ZZ Top

Learn to play 8 legendary ZZ Top songs. 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. Each DVD includes great songs that all guitarists will want...

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Modern Drummer Festival 2010

Feb 03 2014

Modern Drummer Festival 2010

On May 22, 2010, the Modern Drummer Festival returned to the Memorial Auditorium at Montclair State University in Montclair, New Jersey. The lineup for the 2010 Festival featured world-class drumming artists of all styles: the aggressively complex attack of progressive star Chris Pennie (Coheed & Cambria, Dillinger Escape Plan), a stylistically diverse set from Nashville session master Shannon Forrest (Faith Hill, Brooks & Dunn, Rascal Flatts), the unstoppable groove of Shawn Pelton (Saturday Night Live Band, Brecker Bros., Bruce Springsteen) and his band House of Diablo, the cutting-edge stylings of breakbeat/jam-band/jazz master Adam Dietch (John Scofield, Lettuce), the amazing...

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Best of Incubus: Transcribed Scores

Feb 02 2014

Best of Incubus: Transcribed Scores

Note-for-note transcriptions for every instrument and lyric on 8 great Incubus songs from Make Yourself and Morning View. This book contains authentic full band scores, arranged for guitars, vocals, bass and drums, essential for all those Incubus fans! Incubus is a refreshing innovator of today’s music, and this book is an essential to any guitarist, bassist, or drummer who loves the band. It features full transcriptions with tablature.  The songs are printed in “score” form, which lays out the different instrument parts nicely but uses many pages to print the entire song. Songs include: Pardon Me Stellar Nice To...

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Aaron Spears – Beyond the Chops

Jan 30 2014

Aaron Spears – Beyond the Chops

Beyond The Chops: Groove, Musicality & Technique, a new instructional DVD from Aaron Spears, showcases the rising star’s phenomenal drumming that critics, fans and even his peers have described as beyond category. The 2-disc, 3-hour program offers amazing performances, enlightening educational segments and revealing interviews as Spears displays his natural talent, deliciously fat groove and incredibly deep skills in a set of spectacular performances with Gospel, R&B, Motown, rock, shuffle and odd-meter tracks. Furthermore, Beyond The Chops provides an inside, in-depth look at Aaron’s exceptional ability to combine a wide range of musical genres and influences into a seamless,...

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Guitar Play-Along Volume 20 – Creedence Clearwater Revival (DVD)

Jan 25 2014

Guitar Play-Along Volume 20 – Creedence Clearwater Revival (DVD)

Learn to play 8 legendary Creedence Clearwater Revival’ songs. 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. Each DVD includes great songs that all guitarists will...

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Play Guitar With The Beatles Book 3

Jan 18 2014

Play Guitar With The Beatles Book 3

Backing tracks for six of The Beatles’ greatest hits, specially recorded on this CD plus matching music book which features both standard and guitar tab notation of each song, plus chord symbols and complete lyrics for vocalists. The CD gives you two recorded backing tracks for each song: a full demo with guitar and a backing track without guitar for you to play along with. Songs include: And Your Bird Can Sing Drive My Car Here Comes The Sun Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds Revolution While My Guitar Gently Weeps Format: PDF + Audio tracks (Mp3). *In some...

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Play Guitar With – The Clash

Jan 16 2014

Play Guitar With – The Clash

Take your place at the front of British punk legends The Clash with the help of these specially recorded full band backing tracks and Tab transcriptions. The accompanying CD has two specially recorded soundalike backing tracks of each song, one a full demo with guitar showing you how the song should sound and the other is without guitar for you to play along with on your own guitar. The book has the music, chords and lyrics and the guitar part can be learned from the TAB or standard notation. Songs include: (White Man) In Hammersmith Palais Complete Control I...

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Play Guitar With Jeff Buckley

Jan 11 2014

Play Guitar With Jeff Buckley

The late Jeff Buckley’s classic album Grace is a magnificent example of rock, rhythm and blues songwriting. Buckley’s compositions combine unbelievable tenderness and sentiment and emotive blues that is only matched by his guitar playing. Now, with this fabulous Book and 2CD package, you can play Jeff’s album with backing tracks. The two CDs contain a full demonstration for each song, including the guitar part, and special soundalike backing tracks so you can play along as if with a full band! The book contains the music in both Tablature and standard notation for all ten songs, plus a bonus...

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