Memorable Guitar Soloing – Part 1 Welcome to a brand-new video series on memorable guitar soloing! Each lesson we will explore different ways to make your guitar solos more exciting. This week we are checking out how to make your solos sound more melodic and singable. Melodic Guitar Soloing Example 1 – Chord Progression Throughout this series,…Read more
Writing Better Metal Riffs – Sequencing By Rob Thorpe In today’s lesson, we’re going to look at using sequencing when writing rock and metal riffs. Sequencing is the use of any kind of pattern, to provide a logical structure to the music. Usually this means taking a melodic idea and then moving it through the…Read more
Play Funk Guitar – Lesson Ten Today’s lesson will finish our introduction to funk guitar by recapping the main elements seen throughout the course. We will begin with a classic disco-style chord progression in Dm, and apply four different ways to approach playing the chords. These four ways include a Nile Rodgers style chord trick, triads, double stops and a…Read more
Play Funk Guitar – Lesson Eight In today’s lesson, we examine the use of open strings in funk guitar. An often overlooked technique, the use of open strings can provide a solid foundation to build new exciting funk riffs and licks. Although the guitar’s open strings favour keys such as E, A and D, you can…Read more
Will be ordering a couple more courses in the near future. I have a lot of guitar books and these are some of the best I have seen thus far. Thanks!