Category Archives: Rhythm

Feel The Music

Griff Hamlin of Blues Guitar Unleashed and the creator of the famous 4 Note Solo recently had a birthday and to celebrate- From now through Tuesday, October 14th, he is offering 30% off anything in the Blues Guitar Unleashed Course Catalog, plus free shipping anywhere in the US (and a discount on overseas shipping.) It’s a heck…

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Why Good Guitarists Play Their Own Riffs

Playing your own riffs isn’t just helpful….it’s necessary if you want to take your skills to the NEXT LEVEL! And in Steve Stine’s latest masterclass- Thunder Rock Riffs, that’s exactly what he is going to help you do.  Steve will teach you the essential techniques, skills, theory and secrets that go in to creating killer riffs in a…

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Steve Stine’s Thunder Rock Riffs Now Available

Steve Stine has put together another awesome guitar course. In Thunder Rock Riffs, we will explore how various genres of guitar riffs are created, how we can layer them in multiple ways, including harmonizing a lead line, and so much more! This type of guitar program has never been done before.  In Thunder Rock Riffs,…

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Write Rock Guitar Riffs- Layering Techniques

In Steve Stine’s 2nd excerpt from his new Thunder Rock Riffs course, he shows you some awesome layering techniques to make the riff that you learned from video 1 sound HUGE The video comes with a free jam track and guitar tab.  Download them here- Thunder Rock Riffs Layering Downloads Playing your own song is…

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Write Rock Riffs With Steve Stine

Steve Stine has a killer new course coming out this week called Thunder Rock Riffs. In Thunder Rock Riffs, Steve teaches you rock riffs in various styles, genres and time periods.  He then dissects the riffs and teaches you how to write your own riffs in that style.  You will learn the skills, techniques and…

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The Secret Power of I-IV-V

Lisa McCormick of GuitarTricks.com recently wrote a great article on the power of the I-IV-V progression.  Understanding how you can use this progression in different keys will allow you to play virtually any song you want by ear. Check it out-   Let’s face it, sometimes music theory just doesn’t seem very sexy. But wait…

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Improve Your Chord Changing and Strumming

Here is an awesome lesson for beginner-level players. David Taub of Next Level Guitar put together a cool video lesson that will help beginner guitar players master two huge concepts: 1)  How can I change chords more smoothly and easily? 2)  How can I play with more natural-sounding rhythm? Why those two questions?  Because these…

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Learn To Play Hendrix

I mentioned in my last post that Dunlop has teamed up with GuitarTricks.com to offer a killer contest where you can win Dunlop Hendrix guitar effects pedals AND get a free trial to GuitarTricks.com What I didnt mention was all of that great Hendrix lessons that you can take advantage of with your free trial…

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Learn How To Play Almost Any Song In Less Than 30 Minutes

If you’re anything like most guitar players, you’ve probably spent hours and hours on YouTube and various guitar tab sites like Ultimate Guitar Tabs trying to learn how to play your favorite songs with very little to show for it.  Okay, so maybe you’ve learned a few songs and riffs and can hack your way…

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10 Famous Songs With Three Chords Or Less

GuitarTricks.com recently did an article on 10 Famous Songs With Three Chords Or Less If you are a beginner and looking for some good chord practice with some easy songs, this would be a fantastic list to work from.     Click here to see the list ===> 10 Famous Songs With 3 Chords  …

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