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2 String Sweeps With Descending Shred Lick
2 String Sweeps With Descending Shred Lick
14 comments, 17 votes
Miniature sweeps with a descending shred... 2 friends together at last.
Conquering The Fretboard - Part 1
Modes For Rock And Metal Guitar Riffs
Turnarounds Part 1 - With Jens Larsen
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Delivering Your Art
Delivering Your Art
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After all this work on technique and songwriting, what's next? Time to stand and deliver.
The Key Change: Useless Cliche Or Lost Art?
Month Of Shred Week 1: Erupting Into Tapping
Is It Ever Too Late To Learn Guitar? - With Kevin Goetz
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Month of Shred Week 2: The Dogma of Dexterity
Month Of Shred Week 2: The Dogma Of Dexterity

This week we are going to introduce the next section of the etude, which will be looking at our picking and sweep picking techniques.

POSTED: 07/31/2015 - 11:27 am

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Turnarounds Part 2 – I bIIIdim II V with Jens Larsen
Turnarounds Part 2 – I BIIIdim II V With Jens Larsen

In this 2nd lesson on turnarounds I am going to go over the I bIIIdim II V progression and how you deal with the dreaded bIIIdim chord and make some good melodies over this chord.

POSTED: 07/30/2015 - 12:09 pm

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Conquering the Fretboard - Part 2
Conquering The Fretboard - Part 2

You can use a small handful of (interval) shapes to map out the fretboard, in conjunction with knowledge of how to find the octaves and duplicates of a given pitch (which we covered last week). Here we look at a method for finding the various intervals used in scales and chords that doesn't require a lot to remember.

POSTED: 07/30/2015 - 11:32 am

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Smooth Jazz Rhythm Guitar
Smooth Jazz Rhythm Guitar

Learn how to get started with a few simple, smooth jazz rhythm guitar grooves.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 11:15 am

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Sense of Rhythm, Subdivisions, Metronome Abuse
Sense Of Rhythm, Subdivisions, Metronome Abuse

This article builds on "Heartbeat, Pulse, Rhythm," which can be found on UG. "Groove," "pocket" and other, similar, somewhat vague terms will not be discussed herein.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 11:06 am

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Technical Death Metal Power Chord Technique
Technical Death Metal Power Chord Technique

This lesson will help anyone interested in refining their technical death metal method or progressive rock skills.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 11:01 am

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Month of Shred Week 1: Erupting Into Tapping
Month Of Shred Week 1: Erupting Into Tapping

This etude is a study in E minor, and we will cover some arpeggios, chord tones and different minor scales; while simultaneously working on picking technique, tapping, sweep picking, stamina and timing.

POSTED: 07/24/2015 - 01:14 pm

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Dream Theater: 'Another Day' Guitar Solo Lesson With Chris Zoupa
Dream Theater: 'Another Day' Guitar Solo Lesson With Chris Zoupa

Hey guys! Ever wanted to cry on your guitar? Check out my step by step tutorial to the ever emotional guitar solo from the "Another Day" by Dream Theater.

POSTED: 07/24/2015 - 06:15 am

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Choosing the Right Guitar Pick
Choosing The Right Guitar Pick

A simple lesson which can make a big difference in terms of the feel and sound you get from your guitar. How to choose 3 different guitar picks for 3 different styles and type of songs.

POSTED: 07/23/2015 - 09:59 am

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Soloing Scales to the Dominant Chord With Thomas Berglund
Soloing Scales To The Dominant Chord With Thomas Berglund

In this lesson I'll talk about three scales that work very good for improvisation.

POSTED: 07/22/2015 - 11:46 am

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