Category Archives: Instructional Material

Learn how to play Metallica Battery inspired 80s thrash style guitar lesson

Check out this awesome lesson from Dave Nasse from Next Level Guitar where he shows you how to play riffs from Metallica’s Battery and more importantly helps you develop your Thrash Metal guitar techniques. If you love to play songs from the big Thrash Metal bands like Metallica, Slayer, and Megadeth, you’ll definitely want to…

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You, Your Guitar and Some Patriotism

For those of you that live in America, Happy 4th of July!  To those currently serving and to those that have served in the past, we certainly thank you and appreciate your service. Griff Hamlin of Blues Guitar Unleashed just put out an awesome lesson on how to play the Star Spangled Banner. He walks…

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Under My Strum

Many argue that the golden age of rock was the 1970s and that the Rolling Stones was a solid part of that. The Rolling Stones continue to be one of the most influential rock bands around. Keith Richards’ guitar style is raw, rockin’, and so much fun to play! Guitar Tricks has put together an…

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25 FREE Jam Tracks

JamPlay.com is kicking off their annual summer event by offering a sweet collection of 25 jam tracks in a variety of styles and playing levels to help you put those licks you’ve been working so hard on to good use. The jam tracks use a variety of keys and scales and each track comes with…

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Here’s Why So Many Players Struggle With The Guitar

Have you ever watched your favorite guitar player and said, “What the heck is that guitar chord he’s playing?!” There’s a reason you don’t know. And it’s actually the missing piece to your playing . . I promise that once you “get” this, your skill level will leap forward like you won’t believe. So let’s talk…

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Guitar Lessons From Marty Schwartz FOR LIFE!

BIG NEWS .. Marty Schwartz has opened up a very small number of spots for his popular Guitar Coaching Club If you understand why this is such a big deal, then go here now: Guitar Lessons for life from Marty Schwartz What the heck is the “Guitar Coaching Club??” It’s simple … Basically, Marty’s Guitar…

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Mega Sale on Marty Schwartz’s Beginner Guitar Course

If you remember the post from last week where we shared that Marty Schwartz was running his $1 sale on a special 11 part beginner guitar course… Well Marty is at it again with another awesome offer that we thought the readers of Six String Madness might want to take advantage of. If you took…

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Guitar Jamz Beginner Guitar Lesson Set For Only $1

In order to get as many beginning guitarists on board as possible, our friend Marty Schwartz took one of the most popular single DVDs he ever created … … and created a digital download version of it that you can now pick up for … $1! Yep.  An entire DVD’s worth of lessons. Which is two full hours…

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[Brand New!] Ultimate Metal Guitar Concepts

Steve Stine has invited one of his good friends and fellow heavy metal guitar players, Eric Van Landingham to share the Guitar Zoom studios and offer you a killer new course called Ultimate Metal Guitar Concepts- Riffing and Soloing for Metal Guitar In this awesome course you will learn the tricks, techniques and skills to…

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The Secrets to Strumming You MUST Know

Steve Stine did an awesome 2 part video lesson that is now on YouTube where he teaches you the absolute essential concepts and techniques of strumming and rhythm guitar. Steve dives much deeper in to these concepts in his hugely popular FireStorm Guitar course. If you want to finally master the techniques of strumming, play…

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