What was the first thing you learned on guitar? Chances have it, you didn’t just jump right into Master Of Puppets or Classical Gas. You probably started with a super easy single note riff, or an easy chord. You should approach learning how to play lead guitar in the exact same fashion!
Learning how to play lead guitar is almost like learning how to play guitar again. The techniques are a lot different. The positioning is a lot different. You’re all of a sudden just using the small 3 strings and are near the 12th fret, where the frets are WAY smaller. + Read More
In this super easy electric guitar lesson, we learn one of the most epic guitar licks of all time. A guitar lick is a quick piece of musical expression. Bend the note, Release the note, pull-off the note. This is one of the most common guitar licks you will see!
In this lesson, we go over the lick in 3 different easy guitar songs. The First is “Are You Gonna Go My Way” by Lenny Kravitz. The Next is “I want you (She’s So Heavy) by the Beatles. The final song is “Voodoo Child” by Jimi Hendrix. + Read More
I think we can all agree that bending strings is what makes an electric guitar sing. The ability to bend notes gives the guitar an expressive quality similar to a human voice. In other words, when string bending is done correctly it can really move someone emotionally.
But as a beginner guitarist, I’m sure you’ve noticed that string bending is pretty difficult due to the physically challenging nature of the guitar. It will take a bit of time before your fingers have the proper strength to bend strings with ease. So take a couple weeks and practice bending strings everyday for a few minutes. + Read More
In this super easy beginner guitar lesson, I break down all the basic techniques that you’re gonna need to play your favourite songs and styles on the electric guitar. With help from Black Sabbath, and The Scorpions, I’m gonna install proper guitar technique in your hands.
When it comes to technique on the guitar, it’s important to build a solid foundation of the basics. If you attempt something that is too difficult, it can actually cause long term guitar problems. You’ll have to spend time unlearning your bad habits. + Read More
Get your acoustic guitar ready, and let’s rock the house with some super easy chords! In this lesson, I run over 4 super easy songs that any beginner can play.
Here’s the great thing about the guitar: Once you learn just a few chords, you can play tons of your favourite, classic songs! Learning how to play D, Cadd9, and G will get any beginner guitar player playing thousands of songs! You’d be surprised just how many songs are built around those three chords. We are also going to go over a few common strum patterns. + Read More
Hello beginner guitarist! Get ready to finally start having fun on the guitar! Playing scales and boring exercises will improve your skills, but will cause you to burn out from lack of fun. Don’t get in a guitar rut!
As you know, it can be hard to find songs to play when you’re first getting started on the guitar. + Read More
Get ready to have fun on the guitar! Even if this is the very first time you are trying to play guitar, This video will get you PLAYING MUSIC NOW. In my many years of experience as a guitar instructor and musician, this is my list of the most simple songs to play on guitar. Electric or Acoustic. You do not need theory, technique, or years of experience to get these simple songs down. In this beginner guitar lesson, we are going to get down all the basics, while playing classic, easy, and well known guitar “riffs.” By learning these awesome songs you will grasp a solid understand of the following essential guitar techniques:
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Here are my ‘top secret tricks’ for getting guitars safely on airplanes without having to pay for extra baggage fees – and how to get your precious cargo ON the plane, and not down under with the other luggage. + Read More
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12 Bar Blues Guitar Lesson Beginner lesson description: + Read More
Firstly, it stands for the “national association of music merchants”. Basically people who sell music gear setup shop at the Anaheim convention centre and exhibit to people in the music industry.
I’ve been lucky enough to attend a couple of times and if you’re wondering – how do I get a NAMM pass – well, I’ve always hit my music industry friends up and gotten it that way. + Read More
Super Easy Electric Guitar Songs For Beginners Get the PDF here:
To start ripping it up on guitar and to start rocking the house,
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Alright, you voted and here’s what the results turned out – “All Along The Watchtower” and “Proud Mary”.
EVERY one of the 50 songs got a vote so maybe you’re going to want to consider getting The 1960s Rock Guitar Song Collection!
CCR – Proud Mary Electric Guitar Lesson
Bob Dylan (original composer) “All Along The Watchtower” – Jimi Hendrix Version Electric Guitar Lesson
Wow, out of all the 50 songs, you rock n rollers want to learn these 2 acoustic masterpieces? Well, I can’t blame you. These are extraordinary songs! These are just 2 songs out of the 50 songs included in the 1960s Rock Guitar Song Collection.
Simon & Garfunkel – “Sounds of Silence” Acoustic Guitar Lesson
The Beatles – “Yesterday” Acoustic Guitar Lesson