Total Guitar May 2000 (#69)
Aug 07 2012
Total Guitar is an interactive guitar magazine. Every issue brings songs to learn, with CD audio to help you play along, reviews of all the latest guitar equipment, and interviews with all the biggest names in the guitar world! Total Guitar regularly contains tablature for Rock, Acoustic, Punk, Blues, Classic Rock and Metal, as well as detailed profiles of guitarists and their specific techniques and playing styles. Total Guitar is aimed at players who would like to learn how to play guitar, with dedicated beginner tutorials in acoustic and electric guitar, as well as helping those who can already play guitar to develop their playing style and learn new techniques and songs.
Total Guitar is mainly focused on tuition, but also has an expert gear reviews section that looks at the latest guitar equipment including guitars, amplifiers, pedals and accessories. Total Guitar also secures many exclusive interviews with guitarists from all kinds of genres and levels of playing, and has an in-depth features section. Total Guitar May 2000 (#69) contents:
- News features – Crazy Town, Violent Femmes, Supersuckers, Staind and Euphoria all get a look-in
- Capo: History and Technique. What to do with that thing on the front of the mag
- Bluffers guide to… African guitar. Sonic Paul Simon-style moves
- MP3 part two. The second installment on the latest technology
- Classic track – The Clash. In ’77, they were causing a White Riot, but by ’88, it was just I Fought The Law. Transcribed is the latter
- Novice – Strat Pickup positions. More positions than the Karma Sufra. Maybe
- Advanced Rock – John Petrucci. One of progs leading lights: a chat and style file
- Modern Classic – Green Day. It’s Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)
- Acoustic special – Gordon Giltrap. Gordon talks tech
- TV Theme – The Simpsons. At last! Homer gives us permission to use his tune
- Backing track – Dire Straits. Even better than the original, we think
- Acoustic- The Eagles. They’re watching that Tequila Sunrise
- Rock – Legato. Holdsworth, Satriani and Halen feature
- Classical – Malaguena. Flamenco flavoured!
- Songwriting special – Goo goo Dolls. Johnny Rzeznik gives you his best songwriting tips!
- Boss BR-8. A digital recording studio, small & perfectly formed
- Yamaha Pacifica 311MS. Affordable Mike Stern signature model
- Danelectro Hodad. Surf-style guitar for those who flaunt convention
- Johnson Mirage JT50. A digital amp modelling combo. It’s fab!
Includes original mp3 tracks
Text Format PDF, 79 pages