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Getting The Most Out Of Guitar Lessons

Many guitar players of all levels consider taking guitar lessons. Lessons can be a wonderful thing and can move a student quickly along their musical path, very often at a much faster rate than independent […]

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Tips & Lessons

Online Guitar Tabs vs Playing Guitar By Ear

As a guitar instructor, I routinely deal with students trying to learn songs they want to play. After all, that’s the whole point of this thing of ours, right? The thing that I notice over and over, however, is the increasing dependence of most students on some sort of online tab website to provide the details on how a given song is played, rather than learning the song in the time-honored play-along-with-the-record ear-based method. […]

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Metallica Enter Sandman Guitar Tab

So you want to learn guitar? Why not start off with one of the all-time greats, which is also a song on our ‘easy guitar songs for beginners‘ list. “Enter Sandman” is a song by […]

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Guitar Tabs

Jane Says by Jane’s Addiction Guitar Tab with Video

Jane Says by Jane’s Addiction is a relatively easy song to learn on guitar, as it’s only three chords. The easiest way to learn this song is to learn and understand the chord progression, A-major and G-major — Another part of the song is played in G-major and the A11 chords […]

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Guitar Tabs

Nazareth ‘Hair of the Dog’ Guitar Tab

Hair of the Dog by Nazareth is an ideal song for those of you who are either classic rock lovers, or just starting to play guitar, because not only is this song a timeless classic, it’s an easy guitar song for beginners. The opening guitar riff […]

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Music

Who Slaughtered Your Beloved Classic Rock Song?

What makes a classic song? Does it help to define a period of time? Is it recognizable within the first two beats? Perhaps, you couldn’t imagine the song being done any better. I think the most important element to a classic is that it’s timeless in nature. Is a classic untouchable? The most common answer to that question is yes. […]

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Top 10 Guitar Riffs Of The 1980s

when all-stars like Eddie Van Halen, Tony Iommi and the boys from Iron Maiden don’t make the cut, you know you’ve got a tough list – but here are the 10 we deem the most totally awesome of the 1980s. […]