Guitar Cable Recommendations

February 24, 2016

Learn how to choose a durable cable that also gives you the best tone.  I will also give you my top 3 recommended guitar cables.

Ex-010 Alternate Picking Exercise

February 19, 2016

Practice switching strings while alternate picking with this exercise.  When practicing alternate picking, most people can quickly learn the basic motions (down, up, down, etc).  The hard part comes when you switch strings and skip strings.  This exercise […]

Chord Construction

February 17, 2016

This is a complete guide to chord contruction with simple rules that broke me out of my playing rut.  You’ll learn how to construct chords using two methods, how to name chords, how chords relate […]

LRT-006 Funk Rhythm Riff

February 15, 2016

This riff uses an Em7 and some palm muting to create a funky rhythm.  You’ll notice the classic sixteenth note Funk rhythm. The audio and a backing track are included below.

LRT-005 Rock Riff

February 8, 2016

This rock-styled riff uses the blues scale in E and a shuffle feel.  You’ll notice that the Root (E) and minor seventh (D) are prominently used.  In the last two measures, you’ll hear the minor […]