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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Hans-Gunter Heumann – Easy Piano Solos: 60’s Hits

Dec 31 2014

Hans-Gunter Heumann – Easy Piano Solos: 60’s Hits

Another fantastic addition to this popular German series of the finest pop music through the 2oth Century. This volume contains all the the best from the 60’s music, with simple settings by Heumann. Each one’s a classic that will take you back to the days of flares and platforms! This is a great book – Invaluable to teachers and students alike. Complete With Chord Symbols and Lyrics. Don’t forget to review 70’s hits – Hans-Gunter Heumann – Easy Piano Solos: 70’s Hits. Contents: Cinderella Rockefella (Esther & Abi Ofraim) (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (Otis Redding) Eloise...

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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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Doug Doppler – Whammy Bar Mojo: Licks & Tricks

Dec 24 2014

Doug Doppler – Whammy Bar Mojo: Licks & Tricks

Doug Doppler helps you learn the building blocks of great Whammy Bar technique on this Guitar 411 DVD. Whammy Bar Mojo shows you how to construct and deconstruct the elements of music. Interestingly enough, much of this technique has as much to do how you get to and from the whammy bar and how you mute unwanted strings as it does using the bar itself. The DVD starts off with a series of exercises showing you how to keep those unruly strings quiet, and then integrate the volume control into the process of taming unwanted noise that accompanies the...

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The Evolution of Tony Royster Jr.

Dec 14 2014

The Evolution of Tony Royster Jr.

Tony Royster Jr. has evolved. From a world-renown child prodigy to high-profile professional touring drummer. Tony continues to stretch boundaries and break barriers with his seemingly effortless chops and creativity. Join Tony on his evolutional journey as he performs with mentor, Dennis Chambers, drumming legend Terry Bozzio and his latest project ASAP. Get a glimpse inside Tony’s world as he goes back to the streets of Atlanta where it all began, see rare footage of his childhood and witness dozens of never-before-seen interviews. Plus, get plenty of behind-the-scenes footage, bonus features and so much more. The Evolution of Tony...

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SongXpress – Classic Surf Volume 2

Nov 28 2014

SongXpress – Classic Surf Volume 2

SongXpress – Classic Surf Volume 2 (Spy & Rockabilly). Crank up the reverb and dial in the twang ’cause Dan Warner, your SongXpress instructor, is gonna show you some of the coolest guitar songs ever! All the great guitar from monster surf hits. SongXpress DVDs are the best way to learn your favorite songs. Our instructors use a friendly and detailed approach to show everything you need to know to start playng great songs right away. With this fun and exciting format, you will learn all the essential chords, riffs and licks for each song – just as you’ve...

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Desi Serna – Guitar Modes: The Modal Scales of Popular Music

Nov 26 2014

Desi Serna – Guitar Modes: The Modal Scales of Popular Music

Desi Serna – Guitar Modes: The Modal Scales of Popular Music. This video program is intended for intermediate to advanced level guitar players who have already learned how to play major scale patterns and chord progressions by numbers. Did you know that modes are used all the time and everything is actually in a mode? Would you like to learn how most styles of popular music stem from the seven major scale modes? What if you could understand the chords and scales used in a song just by the way it sounds? How much better would your own compositions...

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Guitar Play-Along Volume 6 – Rock Hits

Nov 20 2014

Guitar Play-Along Volume 6 – Rock Hits

Guitar Play-Along Volume 6 Rock Hits. 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 to know!...

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Dave Weckl – Ultimate Play Along: Level 1, Volume 2

Nov 18 2014

Dave Weckl – Ultimate Play Along: Level 1, Volume 2

This book/CD package has been developed so that the beginning to intermediate drummer can practice in a wide range of styles along with all-star musicians Mike Stern on guitar and John Patitucci on bass. The styles covered include straight eighths, shuffle (blues), sixteenth-note feel, hip-hop (jazz funk), pop ballad, reggae (shuffle), and rock. Contains perforated ‘road map’ charts for each tune. Recommended as a really good book for starters. For those of you who wish to really solidify your playing. Very comprehensive and the quality of songs is exceptional for a “play-along”. Two CDs. One with drums, the other...

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