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Sister Golden Hair. America. Easy Guitar Songs

Sister Golden Hair. America. Easy Guitar Songs

| December 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sister Golden Hair. America. Easy Guitar Songs. On first listen, this sounds like a very easy song to master, but listen carefully and you will hear a few chords that do not quite sound “standard.” Andy found this out when working out the track and it became quite obvious that a “normal” major or minor […]

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Top 5 Mistakes for Beginner Guitar Players

Top 5 Mistakes for Beginner Guitar Players

| December 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Before you start being overwhelmed with your new skill, it is important for you to understand some of the common mistakes beginners make, so you can easily avoid them! Even if you’re fortunate to use the best electric guitar for beginners – this may still help you progress easier. Top 5 Mistakes for Beginner Guitar […]

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How To Promote Your Music Online

How To Promote Your Music Online

| December 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you’re a musician, and interested in promoting your music online, then you should read this. Most people think that advertising is just about getting their name out there. They often spend a lot of money trying to promote themselves, without actually seeing any measurable results. They’re basically just throwing something at the wall and […]

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Crazy Little Thing Called Love. Easy Guitar Songs

Crazy Little Thing Called Love. Easy Guitar Songs

| November 25, 2017 | 10 Comments

Crazy Little Thing Called Love. Queen A bit of Background “Crazy Little Thing Called Love took me five or ten minutes. I did that on the guitar, which I can’t play for nuts, and in one way it was quite a good thing because I was restricted, knowing only a few chords. It’s a good […]

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Guitar practice tips for beginners

Guitar practice tips for beginners

| October 23, 2017 | 1 Comment

Introduction The guitar is a noble instrument that has been around for quite some time. Even though it gained a massive boost in popularity during the past few centuries, it was first used by native Egyptian tribes, and being a “guitarist” in those days was considered as a great honor. Nowadays, we have millions and […]

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Brown Eyed Girl. Van Morrison

Brown Eyed Girl. Van Morrison

| October 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Brown Eyed Girl. Van Morrison. Easy Guitar Songs. Song Background If you ask anyone to name a Van Morrison song, you can bet your bottom dollar most people would say Brown Eyed Girl. The iconic intro (using double-stops) along with the unforgettable melody and sublime lyrics, make this a must learn easy guitar song. Want more […]

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Tom Petty Guitar Songs and Riffs. Part 2

Tom Petty Guitar Songs and Riffs. Part 2

| August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Welcome to Part 2 in our Tom Petty Guitar Songs and Riffs mini series. Video Session 1: Tom Petty, Mary Jane’s Last Dance. Guitar solo lesson. A great session for practicing your bends and double stops. Video Session 2: Tom Petty, Refugee. You can learn this complete song and jam with my full band when […]

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Tom Petty Guitar Songs and Riffs. Part 1

Tom Petty Guitar Songs and Riffs. Part 1

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

In this mini series of lessons we’re looking at Tom Petty Guitar Songs and Riffs. Video Session 1: Tom Petty, Won’t Back Down With classic Tom Petty awesome simplicity, you can create a great rhythm and melody, with just a few simple open chords. Video Session 2: Tom Petty; Runnin’ Down A Dream, Learning To […]

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You Can’t Do That, The Beatles. Guitar Riff

You Can’t Do That, The Beatles. Guitar Riff

| June 28, 2017 | 1 Comment

You Can’t Do That. The Beatles So now to combine the intro, one of the verse chords and associated rhythm pattern, along with the ending for this Beatles classic. Allegedly, this song was going to be released as a single when Paul McCartney presented his new tune, “Can’t Buy Me Love”, to the rest of […]

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Ear Training. Will it make you a better guitarist?

Ear Training. Will it make you a better guitarist?

| June 8, 2017 | 1 Comment

How can a wearable device train your brain to become a better guitarist? According to the ‘Making Music’ research report by the ABRSM, UK’s largest music education body, there are 17.2 million adults in the UK currently playing an instrument. However only 5% currently have any form of lessons. If you are a guitar player, […]

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