Archives for May 2008

Learn Guitar Fretboard: Tips & Thoughts

Learning the guitar fretboard can prove itself to be quite the challenge. However, it’s a wonderful thing to be able to navigate across the guitar fretboard with ease and clarity. If you know your fretboard, you can solo and improvise very naturally. But, how do you even begin to learn the guitar fretboard? Let me share some of my own thoughts with you on learning the guitar fretboard and some resources that can help you.

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Best Guitar Lessons: Review of Online Guitar Lessons

I wanted to take time to review some online guitar lessons. It’s quite convenient to be able to receive professional guitar lessons online from right at home, especially, if the techniques and skills taught in the online guitar lessons is comparable to that of a private guitar lesson. Not to mention, you also save a ton of money doing online guitar lessons! But, it can be hard to find a good beginner guitar lesson online. If you want to take your guitar playing to the next level, but don’t know how, then check out these online guitar lessons for […]

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First Guitar Video Lessons are Here!

The first video lessons are done! Check ’em out here! They are on guitar strumming patterns.

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Learning Guitar Strumming Patterns: Guitar Video Lessons

As I previously mentioned, I’ve been working on some guitar video lessons for you.  The first two lessons are on learning guitar strumming patterns.  If you are just beginning or learning guitar then I think you’ll find these video lessons helpful.  They are easy to apply to your guitar playing.   In part 1 of […]

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Guitar Video Lessons in the Making

Been working today (5.27.08) on posting some video guitar lessons by yours truly. They should be ready soon! I was able to get some footage yesterday. If you have any request for what you’d like to see taught in a video lesson, post a comment!

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Guitar Chords: Learn Your Major Chords

I thought it’d be a good idea to take a look at guitar chords. Every now and then I’m going to post some guitar chord tabs (A.K.A. “diagrams”–whatever you prefer) with pictures of the guitar chord’s finger position. If you are just beginning guitar, a good start is to learn some major guitar chords. I’ve tabbed the guitar chords out and then show a picture of the guitar chord’s finger position.

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Finger Placement For Guitar Chords: Eliminate String Buzz!

There is a common mistake that I’m always seeing with beginning guitar players. From what I’ve noticed, this mistake accounts for a lot of string buzz, and it’s all because of poor finger placement. I want to show you correct finger placement for guitar chords. This will help you out tremendously so you can play clean, no buzz, guitar chords. Let’s take a look.

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Andy McKee – “Drifting”

Check out this guy on Youtube!  His name is Andy McKee.  He has a really fresh style.  Click here.

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Learn To Read Guitar Tabs

The good news is you don’t need to be an accomplished musician to learn to read guitar tabs. What we’re going to do is take a comprehensive look at guitar tabs. They’re not as complicated as they might first seem. In fact, they are actually really easy!

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Free Online Guitar Tuner

Nobody likes an untuned guitar! I present to you a free online guitar tuner. I’ve compiled some short perfectly tuned samples that will allow you to tune up your guitar. […]

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