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The latest online or offline guitar instruction news, reviews of lessons by the top teaching resources and teachers.

Learn Blues With Andy Timmons – ‘Electric Expression: Blues’

Written on June 1, 2015 at 10:16 pm, by Jon


I had no idea True Fire were planning on doing multiple guitar instruction courses with Andy Timmons, this looks as awesome as the first course released.

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One of the truly gifted guitar players, across a variety of …

Inspire your students with Soundslice for Teachers

Written on February 3, 2015 at 8:51 pm, by Jon

Nearly two years ago I interviewed Adrian Holovaty, the genius developer behind innovative music transcription site Soundslice.com. As a front end web developer by trade myself and a guitarist I was blown away by what Adrian had achieved …

Musicisum – A New Way To Learn Guitar

Written on January 23, 2015 at 7:50 am, by Jon


Musicisum is a new and exciting way to learn guitar online. Follow a guided learning path featuring accessible, no-theory video lessons, and unlock practice exercises and challenges on your journey to becoming a great guitarist. Musicisum incentivises learning by awarding …

Learn to play blues like Jimi Hendrix with TexasBluesAlley.com

Written on January 2, 2015 at 8:00 am, by Jon

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You may already know of Texas Blues Alley (or TXBA), you may know of it’s previous name StevieSnacks, and if so you will already know that Anthony Stauffer is an excellent teacher, a great blues guitarist and he creates excellent …

Awesome slap guitar lesson package by Fabian Ratsak

Written on November 19, 2014 at 9:16 pm, by Jon


Fabian Ratsak contacted me yesterday to let me know about his new Slap Guitar lesson package, I have to say that is a first for me, I’ve never been sent information for a lesson package specifically about slap guitar. The …

TrueFire Andy Timmons Electric Expression

Written on September 22, 2014 at 9:02 am, by Jon


I’ve always thought that an Andy Timmons instructional video would be really cool and this definitely looks like a great video for TrueFire.com from Andy covering lots of musical concepts and then putting them into practice. Check out the video …

Hal Leonard 100 Lessons Review

Written on July 13, 2014 at 4:17 am, by pappy

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My favorite kind of instruction book is one that gives you snippets of information – a quick technique to focus on, instructions on how to do it, and then a couple of bars of music to practice on. …

Guitar Fingers – Essential Technique in Pictures by Ashkan Mashhour

Written on July 7, 2014 at 8:30 am, by Jon

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Ashkan Mashhour, author of Intervallic Fretboard: Towards Improvising on the Guitar, has created his latest book “Guitar Fingers – Essential Technique in Pictures” to help guitarists develop good left and right hand technique through a collection of exercises both …

Win a $4375 Sadowsky LS-17 Guitar

Written on June 13, 2014 at 8:00 am, by Jon

Win a Sadowsky guitar
ArtistWorks and Sadowsky Guitars are celebrating the launch of Chuck Loeb’s Online Jazz Guitar School by giving away a beautiful archtop Sadowsky LS-17.

To enter head over to the contest page here – http://go.artistworks.com/win-a-sadowsky-jazz-guitar-from-artistworks.

Membership to Chuck Loeb’s Online …

5 Steps Toward Guitar Success – Part 2

Written on March 24, 2014 at 11:33 am, by Jon

In the recent Guitar Noize article 5 Steps To Guitar Success, Pappy discussed how to buy a guitar that will inspire you to play and how keeping it close at hand will encourage you to play more. Now let’s …