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4 Reasons You Suck At Pick Harmonics Hey everyone, back again this time to help you get those pesky pick harmonics happening. So what is a pick harmonic? Well, if you don’t know, it is that squealing sound you hear in rock music by guitarists like Billy Gibbons, Zakk Wylde and many others. If you[…]

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When did Eddie Van Halen find his style? Hey all, today I am discussing when Eddie found his individual style on the guitar. It isn’t what you think either. When the question was posed to Eddie back in a 1988 interview, he admitted it wasn’t his tapping that made him find his uniqueness. Nope, it[…]

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The Most Melodic Guitar Interval? Hey everyone, today I am going through “The Most Melodic Guitar Interval.” Okay, so this is definitely subjective, but in my mind, the sound of 10ths is sublime. Taking a close second for me are 6th intervals. What is a 10th you ask?  Well, that is when you play a[…]

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How To Play “Photograph” by Def Leppard Hey everyone, welcome back. Today I am going over how to play the solo to “Photograph” by Def Leppard. This solo is in the key of E major and the band’s guitarist Phil Collen uses a few interesting techniques in this one. One is his penchant for melody.[…]

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Did George Lynch Write A Randy Rhoads Solo?   Hey everyone, back again with another question; did George Lynch write a Randy Rhoads solo? Back in the late 70s and early 80s in LA, there was a rock guitar frenzy erupting. This movement was led by future hall of fame guitarists like Eddie Van Halen,[…]

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How To Stretch Like A Guitar God! Hi everyone, today I am going to teach you “How To Stretch Like A Guitar God!” So before grabbing your guitar, I suggest you do some physical stretching as I lay out in the video.  Take it slow and be gentle, the goal is to get the hands[…]

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RIP Eddie Van Halen Eddie Van Halen has passed away from a long battle with cancer. His contributions to modern rock music go unchallenged. I will run down just a few of his innovations off the top of my head and in the video below I will give some musical examples of his genius. Here[…]

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