Improvisation & Soloing
Songwriting & Lyrics
Guitar Legends Lessons
A brief insight into the musical workings of perhaps one of the most under-rated guitar players of his generation, this lesson features some interesting and constructive advice and guitar pieces from the work of the longest serving guitarist of Thin Lizzy: Scott Gorham
A look at the second solo off the track "Master of Puppets" from the album of the same name. This lesson looks at Kirk's solo and breaks it down for you. I've also included the run up to the solo so you can go straight from the 1st solo to the 2nd solo after you've learned the parts.
This lesson will give you a more in depth look at this great solo. I've included some performance notes as well as giving you some theory behind the solo itself.
Okay guys, this lesson goes over how to play the infamous solo from 'comfortably numb', specifically the version he played at live 8. I have take apart the theory he had used as well as showing you some of my favorite licks from the solo note for note. This solo was voted the best solo of all time once, so if you want to know how David Gilmour does it, then click on this lesson.
David Gilmour is probably one of the most accomplished players on the planet, to the point where one of his songs contained a solo that has been voted the best guitar solo of all time in it. The lead guitarist of Pink Floyd, this guy is no slouch when it comes to technique and theory, and as a music writer, has produced some of the bands finest moments, as anyone who has heard the Division Bell album can attest.
This is the next installment in my mini series on one of the most iconic guitarists of the 80's, and a man that is responsible for the birth of neo-classical metal years before malmsteen.
This is my tribute to a guitarist tragically killed very early on in life. Even in that short time he made a very memorable impact on Rock music, writing songs like "crazy train", "diary of a madman" and "Mr Crowley" to name a few. One of the most energetic heavy metal guitar players of his time, and the inventor of neo-classical metal years before Malmsteen, I give you Randy Rhoads.
This lesson will take you through how to play the 'Stage Struck' version of 'Bad Penny' by Rory Gallagher. As one of his best live albums and one of his best songs I strongly recommend you take a look at this to see just what he was playing.
This lesson is a continuation of the first part of my mini series. Giving you a deeper look into what techniques Stevie Ray Vaughn used and how you can pull off these tricks yourselves.
This is my tribute lesson to another guitarist taken before his time. Tragically killed in a freak helicopter crash, this guy is one of the best blues guitarists that ever set foot onto the scene. Known for his Hendrix covers among-st many other things, it's a safe bet to say that if you never got to see Hendrix live but managed to see Stevie live, then you got 95% of the show Hendrix would've given as well.