Guitar Articles

History of the Hummingbird Guitar

• Author: @becky
The Hummingbird guitar is one of Epiphone and Gibson's most iconic and widely known guitars. Since its beginnings in the 60's, it has been a favorite of Sheryl Crow and Keith Richards to name a few. Let's delve into the background of this classic guitar and its history.

Rarely used, but beautyful sounding.

• Author: @johan-paxoms-guitar
Scriabin scale printed in tabulature.

I Love My Gear. It fits me.

• Author: @johan-paxoms-guitar
Presentation, specs ´bout my guitar & amplifier.

How You Can Make Your Rhythm Playing Steady and More Consistent

• Author: @manchgtrlessons
If you are having trouble keeping a steady rhythm and wondered why, this article will help you get rid of that problem. You will understand wt the cause of the problem is and how to fix it for good.

When Can You Start Being Creative With The Guitar

• Author: @manchgtrlessons
There are many beginning guitar players who don't think that they are good enough to write their own music on guitar. This article will help you see ways that you can be creative right now. Even if you have one take one guitar lesson

Don Caballero- American Don Album Review

• Author: @pauljones
Don Caballero is considered to be one of the pioneers of math-rock. Their fourth studio album, American Don, is considered to be one of math-rock's finest albums. American Don has a dark back-story, too; Don Caballero disbanded after being involved in a catastrophic car accident while heading to the last show of the tour supporting the album.

7 Reasons Why Single Note Guitar Playing Should Be Important To You (Even If You Only Play Rhythm Guitar)

• Author: @jason-wilford
Quite often I have students who are quite adamant that they only want to learn chords, and that's fine. But it's important to be educated to know just what you're missing if you decide to go down this path.

How To Get Your Guitar Playing Back On Track After A Short Break

• Author: @jason-wilford
Sometimes taking a break from playing the guitar can be good for both your mind and your body (provided you play often enough to begin with), but when it comes time to get back to playing, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed with the process. Let me help make it easier for you with some simple, straight to the point tips.

How Metallica Creates Unsettling Sounds In Their Clean Arpeggios

• Author: @tommaso-zillio
What Metallica has in common with the X-Files theme? They both use the same kind of chords and arpeggios to get a spooky and mysterious sound. Learn here what those are and how you can use them too!
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