Cobus Potgieter – Drum Covers

Mar 28 2014

Cobus Potgieter – Drum Covers

Cobus Potgieter, the 22-year old YouTube drummer who grew up in Humansdorp in the Eastern Cape, is internationally recognised for his videos on the social network channel, notching close to 18 million views. Potgieter began playing drums at the age of 16 and posted his first video in August 2006. In late 2007, he loaded his first hit track, Nsnyc’s Pop, which was his top viewed video with over 1,4 million views. Over the past three years, he has posted five series of videos on the channel, each using different camera angles and editing techniques. His first series was...

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Keith Wyatt – Rockin’ The Blues

Mar 21 2014

Keith Wyatt – Rockin’ The Blues

Keith Wyatt has spent decades studying the styles of major rock and blues artists. A graduate of the Guitar Institute of Technology’s first class, he went on to join the faculty, help develop the curriculum, and later serve as the GIT Director of Programs. Keith’s years as a renowned educator have given him unique insight into the best ways of developing and teaching phrasing and style. Rockin’ the Blues teaches the development of blues style by guiding viewers through the phrasing and feel of traditional blues and its open relationship to rock. Keith covers shuffle rhythms, open string licks,...

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Andy Aledort – Guitar World: Rock Guitar 101

Mar 20 2014

Andy Aledort – Guitar World: Rock Guitar 101

Guitar World: Rock Guitar 101. An Incredible One-Stop DVD! All the Basic Skills You Need to Play Rock Guitar! As a longtime contributor to Guitar World Magazine, and the author and producer of literally hundreds of artists transcriptions, books, and instructional DVDs, Andy Aledort has influenced and inspired guitarists around the world for decades. Rock Guitar 101 is an incredible one-stop DVD providing over 70 minutes of instruction on all the basic skills you need to play the guitar. Topics include tuning, rhythms, chord types, using a capo, barre chords, power chords, riffs, string-bending, the blues, and much more!...

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Mike Michalkow – Drumming System 2.0, DVD 1-3

Mar 17 2014

Mike Michalkow – Drumming System 2.0, DVD 1-3

There is always more that we can learn on the drums, but it’s often difficult to choose the next step to take. This comprehensive training pack includes easy step-by-step lessons so you can improve at your own pace. The whole pack includes: 20 step-by-step training DVDs, 21 play-along CDs, and 5 spiral-bound workbooks. Covers classic rock, hard rock, heavy metal, grunge rock, progressive rock, punk rock, blues, country, odd time, shuffles, funk, Latin, jazz, and more. Four-way split screen video ensures you see everything. On-screen sheet music with a blue bar marking progress. Drum-less play-along songs with and without...

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Allan Slutsky – Beyond Basics: Funk Guitar Rhythm Chops

Mar 04 2014

Allan Slutsky – Beyond Basics: Funk Guitar Rhythm Chops

Allan “Dr. Licks” Slutsky (one of the pioneers of guitar tab and note-for-note transcriptions) explores the classic concepts, techniques, riffs, and patterns of the great funk players. Includes funk chord voicings, funk syncopation, funk rhythm grooves, 16th-note strumming, percussive muting techniques, “percolator” type-style, single-note funk, wah-wah grooves, layering multiple guitar parts, and many examples of classic rhythms. DVD special features include a tuning segment, an additional artist video clip, additional video tips, and “getting to know your amplifier.” Its one of the best instructional dvds around. Allan (Dr. Licks) Slutsky is the teacher, and he is really good on...

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Tommy Igoe: Groove Essentials

Mar 02 2014

Tommy Igoe: Groove Essentials

Three-and-a-half hours of great material! Groove Essentials is based on the definitive collection of contemporary rock, jazz, R&B, funk, and world/ethnic drumming styles contained in the poster of the same name, developed by world-class drummer, teacher and author Tommy Igoe and Vic Firth drum sticks. On this DVD, Tommy demonstrates 47 of today’s most popular drum patterns, including a performance of each with a rhythm track played by some of New York’s top players. This unique feature lets the student hear what each groove sounds and feels like with real music played by live musicians. Included among the drum...

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Guitar Legendary Licks – Joe Satriani: Classic Songs

Feb 27 2014

Guitar Legendary Licks – Joe Satriani: Classic Songs

A step-by-step breakdown of Joe Satriani’s guitar styles and techniques! Learn the trademark riffs and solos behind one of the most influential guitarists of all time! Each is played up to speed, then broken down note by note by renowned teacher Danny Gill. Clocking in at nearly four hours, this two-DVD set is an in-depth analysis of six songs. Andy James is a well respected guitarist and teacher whose influences include Greg Howe, Paul Gilbert, Tony Macalpine and Zakk Wylde. His blistering technique has been applauded by guitar legends such as Vinnie Moore, and featured on Sky TV’s Musicians...

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Guitar Play-Along Volume 1 – Classic Rock

Feb 24 2014

Guitar Play-Along Volume 1 – Classic Rock

Guitar Play-Along Volume 1 Classic Rock DVD download. 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. Also choose from three viewing options: fret hand with tab, wide view with tab, pick & fret hands close-up....

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Fred Sokolow – Fretboard Roadmaps For Guitar (DVD)

Feb 21 2014

Fred Sokolow – Fretboard Roadmaps For Guitar (DVD)

If you want to learn your way around the fretboard, this is a great place to start. No DVD can teach you everything, but this one is a great overview and introduction to scales and soloing techniques. The DVD illustrates, very well, various concepts that can be used to improvise in any key and in any style of music. If you’ve been playing guitar for a while, are comfortable playing rhythm, but your soloing is pretty much limited to solos you’ve learned or worked out ahead of time, this DVD is a great next step. The lessons are easy...

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Guitar Play-Along Volume 32 – Stevie Ray Vaughan

Feb 20 2014

Guitar Play-Along Volume 32 – Stevie Ray Vaughan

Learn to play 8 legendary Stevie Ray Vaughan’ 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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