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Lose Yourself Eminem. Quick Riff

Lose Yourself Eminem. Quick Riff

| March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Lose Yourself Eminem This so cool to play. You only use two strings and just use the 5th, 7th and 8th frets to create this riff. (No open strings here). The simple iconic melody will improve your ability to play double stops, dampen the strings you don’t want to hit, and also incorporate a great […]

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Smooth Criminal. Michael Jackson. Quick Riff

Smooth Criminal. Michael Jackson. Quick Riff

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Smooth Criminal. Michael Jackson (Alien Ant Farm) The ability to pick up and play such a great riff without worrying about plugging in your guitar or what guitar you are playing is testament to the quality of a riff and the enjoyment it brings. Smooth criminal is definitely one of them. And it’s all about […]

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Practicing Guitar With Backing Tracks

Practicing Guitar With Backing Tracks

| March 13, 2017 | 1 Comment

The Benefits of Practicing Guitar with Backing Tracks The process of learning guitar has tremendously transformed in the last couple of years. In the 90s we had the famous audio tapes and VHS instructional materials. Anyone who was learning how to play the guitar back then knows how hard it was. Even though some like […]

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Helpless. Wishbone Ash. Quick Riff

Helpless. Wishbone Ash. Quick Riff

| March 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pickup ‘n’ Play: In this weekly series of videos I want to share with you some awe-inspiring, non time-consuming riffs, melodic exercises and quirky takes on famous guitar parts, that will make you want to pick your guitar, cement your skills, and increase your thirst and desire to learn more! Helpless (Wishbone Ash) A take […]

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Hard Day’s Night. Quick Riff

Hard Day’s Night. Quick Riff

| February 24, 2017 | 1 Comment

Pickup ‘n’ Play: In this weekly series of videos I want to share with you some awe-inspiring, non time-consuming riffs, melodic exercises and quirky takes on famous guitar parts, that will make you want to pick your guitar, cement your skills, and increase your thirst and desire to learn more! Hard Days Night (The Beatles) The […]

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Hard Day’s Night

Hard Day’s Night

| February 24, 2017 | 1 Comment

Pickup ‘n’ Play: In this weekly series of videos I want to share with you some awe-inspiring, non time-consuming riffs, melodic exercises and quirky takes on famous guitar parts, that will make you want to pick your guitar, cement your skills, and increase your thirst and desire to learn more! Hard Days Night (The Beatles) The […]

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Another Nail In My Heart. Quick Riff

Another Nail In My Heart. Quick Riff

| February 16, 2017 | 2 Comments

Pickup ‘n’ Play: In this weekly series of videos I want to share with you some awe-inspiring, non time-consuming riffs, melodic exercises and quirky takes on famous guitar parts, that will make you want to pick your guitar, cement your skills, and increase your thirst and desire to learn more! Another Nail In My Heart […]

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Billy Jean Guitar Riff

Billy Jean Guitar Riff

| February 9, 2017 | 1 Comment

Pickup ‘n’ Play: In this weekly series of videos I want to share with you some awe-inspiring, non time-consuming riffs, melodic exercises and quirky takes on famous guitar parts, that will make you want to pick your guitar, cement your skills, and increase your thirst and desire to learn more! Billy Jean Riff (Michael Jackson) […]

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Beginners Guide To Barre Chords

Beginners Guide To Barre Chords

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

What Are Barre Chords? Barre chords are one of the most versatile type of guitar chords there is. Although not absolutely necessary to learn for all guitarists, it is highly recommended to learn how to play them as they open up a whole range of possibilities. Barre chords enable guitarists to play chords in every key (from A – […]

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Oasis Wonderwall. Chords & Melody.

Oasis Wonderwall. Chords & Melody.

| November 14, 2016 | 1 Comment

Oasis Wonderwall Chords & Melody. Preview Video 2 This is the second in my series of video previews about creating and playing melody lines within chords and chord sequences. We’ll be covering more of this in my Free Live Training. Click the button below for more details!     To learn more of these techniques and find […]

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