Master the basics of bluegrass, plus learn the standard tune "Whiskey Before Breakfast." This lick pack will teach you standard strum accompaniment patterns in the keys of C and G, alternating bass lines, walk-ups, hammer-on and pull-off embellishments, flatpicking melodies, banjo-style forward and backward rolls, "old-timey" and traditional Irish fiddle–-style licks with unison notes and "floaters," and much more.
Guitar World: 20 Essential Beginner's Blues Licks will teach you to play in the style of Jimmy Page, Johnny Winter, Billy Gibbons, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Muddy Waters, Robert Johnson, and other blues greats. This lick pack will teach you classic 12-bar shuffle rhythm patterns, walking bass lines, how to add fills to rhythm patterns, using hybrid picking and palm muting, classic blues turnarounds, and expressive elements, such as finger slides, sweeps and bends, plus much more.
In our ultimate DVD guide, Super Shred, you’ll learn hundreds of soloing tricks and tips from Nevermore’s Jeff Loomis! Jeff Loomis is known for playing the seven-string guitar exclusively, and some of the lessons incorporate the seventh string; however, they can be adapted for use on the six-string guitar. This follow-up to Guitar DVD: Learn Shred Guitar gives you extended lessons on scale studies, sweep picking, modes, arpeggios and writing heavy riffs. With 60 minutes of lessons and TAB in our digital booklet, the Super Shred DVD is the master class you need to take your shredding to the next level!
In our How to Play Acoustic Rock Guitar DVD, Guitar World's own esteemed associate editor Andy Aledort teaches you the acoustic rock secrets of Led Zeppelin, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, the Beatles, John Mayer and any others!. You'll learn basic strumming patterns, fingerpicking, alternate tunings, basic and intermediate soloing and arpeggiated patterns. With more than two hours of lessons, How to Play Acoustic Rock Guitar DVD will help you play like an acoustic god in no time!
Learn all of Jimi Hendrix's essential rhythm and lead guitar techniques, including his go-to soloing patterns, extended pentatonic and blues-scale positions, signature phrasing and articulations, string bending, vibrato and whammy bar usage, strummed octaves, thumb fretting and chord embellishments, plus essential gear and how to recreate Jimi's tone!
The DVD, which features Dream Theater's guitarist, offers more than 60 minutes of instructional lessons. This master lead guitarist shows you: Prog-style shred runs, Melodic shapes, Scale and arpeggio patterns, Unusual fretboard paths. This DVD is an exclusive to the Guitar World Online Store. You won't find this anywhere else! Get your copy today! About your instructor: Petrucci is best known as the Grammy-nominated guitarist and founding member of the progressive metal band Dream Theater, whose latest, self-titled album is available form Roadrunner Records. He is also the band's producer and main lyricist, as well as an original member of the acclaimed Liquid Tension Experiment with Tony Levin. John is a long-standing veteran of Joe Satriani's prestigious G3 tours along with Steve Vai, Eric Johnson, and Paul Gilbert.
With more than 150 minutes of instruction, it's the ultimate DVD guide for acoustic rock guitar players!
With more than 100 minutes of instruction, it's the ultimate DVD guide for acoustic rock guitar players!