Nothing sounds as bluesy as a slide guitar, and this 70 minute DVD shows you how it s done on electric and acoustic, solo or with a group. Using classic blues tunes Little Red Rooster, Sittin On Top Of The World, Reconsider Baby, The Sky Is Crying, Farther On Up The Road and One Way Out Fred Sokolow shows you how to play and improvise slide in the styles of the great bluesmen Muddy Waters, Elmore James, Mississippi Fred McDowell and Duane Allman.
This DVD starts at absolute beginner level and focuses on basic eighth note strumming patterns and continuous hand movement. It then develops the use of ties, picking out the bass note of a chord, and the use of the muted strum as a percussive device - along with a whole lot of handy hints to help you get your rhythm Guitar techniques solid. It finishes with a brief look at sixteenth note strumming and it's applications. There are 20 patterns studied during the DVD, each one fully explained and then played over and over again for you to play along with, and make sure you get in the groove and get it right!
Learn 50 trademark Van Halen licks with Stuart Bull! This excellent two hour DVD will teach you some of the guitar techniques that influenced a million rock guitarists! Lessons include two handed tapping, tremelo picking, screaming harmonics and much moreIf you're looking to take your playing to the next level, this DVD will provide you with an arsenal of Van Halen style licks that you can incorporate into your rock soloing repertoire!
Norman demonstrates guitar techniques, musical ideas, playing style and ten great songs and instrumentals taken from his vast repertoire: Coming Down from Rising Fawn • Caperton Ferry • Uncle Joe (Miss McLeod's Reel) • Old Virginia Reel • and more.
Learn the most popular altered tunings in metal guitar Eb Standard, Drop-C#, Drop-D, D Standard, Drop-C, C Standard and B Standard all while playing licks, riffs and chords in the styles of Metallica, Megadeth, Pantera, Godsmack, Slipknot, DevilDriver, Lamb of God, As I Lay Dying, Shadows Fall and many others!