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“Billy Jean” Gets the Percussive Fingerstyle Treatment

A few years ago, Guitar World published a popular lesson dedicated to percussive acoustic guitar playing.
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Free Jazz Chord Melody Guitar Arrangment Of The Christmas Song

The Christmas song is an all time favourite. This is a free download from GMI performed by guitarist Ged Brockie. Download the pdf to learn the arrangement.

Three Scary, Rut-Busting Licks Inspired by George Lynch

Since the early Eighties, soulful shred sensei Lynch—"Mr. Scary"—has challenged the boundaries of his abilities, constantly evolved with the times and kept his playing fresh. Check out our diminished scale lesson if you are not sure of this.
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Drop 2 Voicings For Guitar

ARE YOU CONFUSED BY DROP 2 VOICINGS FOR GUITAR? If you are serious about getting your chord playing and knowledge together, then it's absolutely imperative that you understand drop 2 voicings for guitar. This short blog...

How To Play All Right Now As Writers Consider New Album – Free

All Right Now Musicians In The NewsIf you love the rock band "Free", then you'll love this news!The End Records and BMG have teamed up to release Simon Kirke’s upcoming studio album, All Because...

What Is The Best Wah Pedal For Guitar? We Reveal The Top 7 –...

1shares Facebook0 Twitter0 Google+1 Email0Whether you idolize Joe Satriani, Kirk Hammett or Jimi Hendrix, many guitarists eventually find themselves seeking out a solid wah pedal to add to their effects chain. From funk and psychedelia to hard rock and metal, it has a wide range of applications (though overuse will likely make you the target …

Paul Riario Unboxes and Demos New Line 6 Spider V 120 Amp

This week, Guitar World Tech Editor Paul Riario said farewell to his trusty old Line 6 Spider III amp. I don't know how long it's been under his desk, but I know it was there when I first stumbled into GW six years ago.

How To Play Stairway To Heaven & Song Controversy

Learn To Play Stairway To Heaven One of the most iconic songs which was played to death by a generation of guitarists. Stairway To Heaven still enthrals guitarists around the globe. First up we are...
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Common Chord Progressions

Common Chord Progressions You Should Really Learn Learning a range of well known and common chord progressions is a must for any aspiring musician. By knowing the best known chord progressions, you will be readying...
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How To Play Crazy Train As Black Sabbath Say Goodbye

Learn Crazy Train As Fans Pay Homage To Black Sabbath So all things come to an end. Black Sabbath played their final concert in an emotional farewell to thousands of fans who came from all...