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Category Archives: Guitar Instruction

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

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 …

JTC Degree – The World’s First Online BA(Hons) Degree for Guitarists

Written on March 11, 2014 at 9:40 am, by Jon

Introducing the world’s first specialist online BA (Hons) Degree for Innovative Guitar Players combining serious guitar technique, improvisation and innovation.

How is this for a Degree, not only can you study for a degree in guitar playing online from your …

Jammmz – a new online guitar practice community

Written on March 4, 2014 at 11:06 am, by Jon


There are lots of guitar instruction sites online which focus on giving one on one tutorials for guitar players but what Jammmz does that is different is it creates a community that vote on each other’s playing and how well …

Jack Gardiner – 25 Killer Dorian Rock/Fusion Licks

Written on February 26, 2014 at 11:16 am, by Jon


The extraordinarily talented UK guitar player Jack Gardiner has just announced his first HD Guitar Lesson package entitled ’25 Killer Dorian Rock/Fusion Licks’. If you aren’t familiar with Jack’s playing I highly recommend checking out his YouTube channel which I …

Tom Quayle – Modern Legato Part 3

Written on December 27, 2013 at 8:43 pm, by Jon

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Modern Legato 3 is the final part in the series by Tom Quayle that looks at his approach to legato technique. This lesson package is almost 2 hours of multi camera HD video and accompanying notes and TAB and can

Learn Acoustic Guitar for FREE with ArtistWorks

Written on December 12, 2013 at 9:00 am, by Jon


Earlier this year I reviewed ArtistWorks Paul Gilbert online School of Rock which is fantastic for electric guitarists of all skill levels who can learn from a master of the instrument and get personal feedback from Paul himself. Paul Gilbert …

Jim Root – The Sound & The Story

Written on November 13, 2013 at 9:00 am, by Jon


I recently posted about a new The Sound & The Story DVD from Fret12.com featuring Stone Sour’s Josh Rand, now it is the turn of Jim Root who you may also know is the guitarist from Slipknot. The Sound …