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Intermission, Meet Us At The Bar (c) DH
Time for a break and mingle with the crowd...... Ok Boys.... Hit it....
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 6046 Hits · 5.00/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 6/2/2004
 
LAZY - An Original Tune
This is a little tune with a bit of blues idom on some chords. Flated 3rd on II. Jazz progression, chords, key. 1st section is 9 measures. Extension on last for 12 measures. Chord solo.Slow Rock Blues Idiom. 1986
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 22453 Hits · 4.91/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 4/25/2004
 
Pentatonic Exercise
To develope speed with alternate picking and string crossing.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 6479 Hits · 4.83/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 12/23/2003
 
Memory Motel
A quick guitar accompianment for a great tune!
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 23824 Hits · 4.69/5 (103 ratings) · Last modified: 5/1/2001
 
Accompaniment Elements Of Rhythm Guitar
Whether you're playing solo or backing up a singer, here's a few tips for creating interesting rhythm guitar parts for accompaniment.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 108369 Hits · 4.69/5 (154 ratings) · Last modified: 6/21/2000
 
Picky Pickin'
Here are some good resources and lessons that I have found to help with the right hand (On righty's)
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 22293 Hits · 4.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 9/3/2002
 
Ah,something Spicy?!?
This something I recorded with a friend when we were writing and recording material for a demo we did. This is an excerpt from those recordings. Just listen and jam to it! It Rocks...or at least I think so!
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 11789 Hits · 4.63/5 (19 ratings) · Last modified: 11/5/2000
 
A Warm-up With A Spanish Flavor
Here are a few things I put together my last practice. They turned out to be helpful in developing my dexterity and accuracy.Especially, when I haven't practice in a while. Talk about rusty! In any case,I hope this benefits someone out there.
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 12639 Hits · 4.62/5 (13 ratings) · Last modified: 3/13/2001
 
Gary Moore Type Lick In 'A'
Here is a Fast Hammer / Pull Off Lick by the Classy Guitarist Gary Moore in key of 'A',I would start with a 'Tempo' of 120, then work up to 340 It's not for the faint hearted !! Feel Free to leave a Message if you liked these 2 Lessons. Good Luck!
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 6753 Hits · 4.60/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 9/9/2002
 
Funky Moves
Some funk moves that are equally at home in Rock...
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 9676 Hits · 4.58/5 (12 ratings) · Last modified: 12/1/2000
 
Slides, Slides, and More Slides
An introduction to the art of the "slide" and how to put it into your playing to make your solos oh-so-silky smooth...
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 101640 Hits · 4.57/5 (93 ratings) · Last modified: 8/13/1999
 
Power Chord Basics II
Covers right hand muting in combination with power chords, mixing single notes, and adding in hammer-ons.
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 64232 Hits · 4.50/5 (52 ratings) · Last modified: 1/30/2000
 
Cool Rock Song
Cool 12 measure rock song
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 5538 Hits · 4.50/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 10/31/2005
 
Practicing Hammer-Ons And Pulloffs
14. Practicing Hammer-Ons And Pulloffs (#6472)
by Inactive Member
This lesson gives examples of how to improve in playing hammer-ons and pull-offs.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 11222 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 5/1/2003
 
Jangly Arpeggios and Bass Lines
Learn how to write and play jangly arpeggios and jangly arpeggio bass lines - In the style of John Squire, who played in the Stone Roses, the most influential UK band in recent times.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 7559 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 5/7/2001
 
Put Some Triplets In Your Playing
OK, time to think rhythmically now. We going to explore the triplet and how you can put it in your playing to win friends and influence people...
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 65637 Hits · 4.49/5 (41 ratings) · Last modified: 6/21/1999
 
Vinnie Moore Type Licks
Following chord changes! Check it out!!
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 10580 Hits · 4.48/5 (21 ratings) · Last modified: 11/5/2000
 
Lets' Do It To It ...Blues Style
I sure got the Blues this mornin'
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 10397 Hits · 4.47/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 11/5/2000
 
Jimi Hendrix Type Licks
Here are some solo and chordal ideas in the style of Jimi Hendrix, with cool bends, double stops, and a bunch of musical examples to get yer ya-ya's out...
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 355837 Hits · 4.44/5 (371 ratings) · Last modified: 8/27/1999
 
Lead Guitar Techineques Pt. 1
Sharpen your skills and/or learn new stuff.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 15292 Hits · 4.40/5 (10 ratings) · Last modified: 9/11/2001
 
Heres A Way To Practice Your Fingers
Three ascending/descending licks that could be useful if you wanna get faster and a way to practice your bending.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 13739 Hits · 4.38/5 (13 ratings) · Last modified: 11/19/2001
 
Minor Pentatonic Forms
Let's learn the fingerings for the 5 basic minor pentatonic forms, play some licks using them, and then learn how to connect them.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 168121 Hits · 4.36/5 (143 ratings) · Last modified: 8/5/1999
 
Rock (I-IV-V) Progressions
This lesson explores the popular I-IV-V Rock Progression and common variations. The "Your Assignment" section was updated.
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 127189 Hits · 4.36/5 (53 ratings) · Last modified: 7/27/2003
 
Octaves
Octaves over chords can add a nice layer to you recordings.....and really create a full sound
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 19745 Hits · 4.36/5 (53 ratings) · Last modified: 1/25/2000
 
Simple Man
This song is tuned down 1/2 step and at the end of the third measure you loop back to the begging of the second measure. I will post more of the song later.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 8569 Hits · 4.33/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 9/19/2004
 
Put Your Right Hand On Auto Pilot
Easy arps I learned a long time ago that I thought would be good for my first lesson and my first shot at the composer. Please let me know what you think.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 3994 Hits · 4.33/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 3/16/2003
 
Jimmy Page Style Licks
Here's a few licks in the style of Jimmy Page. The first few examples examine his uncanny use of rhythm, and the later ones cover more of the bluesy nature of his style.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 196702 Hits · 4.32/5 (199 ratings) · Last modified: 6/2/2000
 
This is my cool show off riff
This is primarily a made you look lick. Don't limit yourself to the idea I am showing you...you can do more with this technique use your creativity...by all means show off!!
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 11277 Hits · 4.32/5 (19 ratings) · Last modified: 11/5/2000
 
Basic Scale Patterns
Using scale patterns helps to create some nice variations in your single-note solos. Here's a few basic ideas that you can use to make your solos more interesting.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 205860 Hits · 4.31/5 (218 ratings) · Last modified: 6/7/1999
 
Repeaters
Repeating Licks from the Pentatonic Box
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 16313 Hits · 4.30/5 (33 ratings) · Last modified: 9/29/2002
 
Some Tips On Power Chords
Power chords are certainly useful, but try these easy concepts to enhance your playing.
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 40469 Hits · 4.27/5 (44 ratings) · Last modified: 2/19/2003
 
A Splash Of Spanish
Ole' The title says it all!
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 23946 Hits · 4.26/5 (23 ratings) · Last modified: 11/5/2000
 
Rock 'N' Roll
A little cool song
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 4667 Hits · 4.25/5 (12 ratings) · Last modified: 10/31/2005
 
An Easy Little Riff
A little riff that sounds great if you play it well (goes better on a classical)
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 4866 Hits · 4.25/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 2/17/2006
 
Pentatonic Solo Shred (sorta)
Easy Breezy Beautiful....
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 5304 Hits · 4.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 2/6/2002
 
Eric Johnson-type Licks
Here are a few licks in the style of Eric Johnson. There's some emphasis on the way he skips strings at high velocity, and his incredible sense of timing.
Rock/Pop · Expert · 266073 Hits · 4.24/5 (304 ratings) · Last modified: 5/13/1999
 
Power Chord Basics I
Here's a look at the basics of power chords and some examples of how you can make them work for you. Empower yourself!
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 71132 Hits · 4.23/5 (77 ratings) · Last modified: 1/30/2000
 
Using the Dsus4 Chord
Here's a great chord - the Dsus4 - and how you can use it and other sus4 chords to create your own cool chordal licks and progressions.
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 54230 Hits · 4.23/5 (61 ratings) · Last modified: 9/8/1999
 
Intervallic Improv Fun
Some intervallic shapes, and some ideas on using them musically....
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 6486 Hits · 4.22/5 (9 ratings) · Last modified: 12/1/2000
 
A Sampling of Fast Rock Licks
I was young, brash, and full of notes, and these were some of the things I played to assert my manhood in the rock arena of my high school...
Rock/Pop · Advanced · 114129 Hits · 4.21/5 (107 ratings) · Last modified: 4/27/2000