In Depth Guitar Lessons and Expert Help


 
 

 

Essential Guitar Chords

Learn guitar chords that you will play in hundreds of songs! You might think, ‘Which chords should I learn first… which chords are used the most?I will show you the chords you will need to play a large number of roc...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 

Chuck Berry Guitar Style

When you hear a Chuck Berry song, it’s relentless, driving, and almost hypnotic! THAT IS ROCK AND ROLL (in case you wanted a definition)! Songs like "Maybelline", "Nadine", and "Roll Over Beethove...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 

Ska and Reggae Guitar Lesson

Playing Ska music or Reggae music on the guitar requires a few different strumming techniques to come together. If you haven’t learned how to play mute strums yet, click here! Brief history of Ska Music Nineteen Ninety Th...
by Mike Abbott
 

 

 

Soloing Runs and Repeated Ideas

Make your guitar soloing more believable by using runs and ideas! Your guitar soloing will sound boring and aimless if you just string a bunch of guitar licks together. If you combine runs and ideas with a careful choice of lic...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 

Southern Rock Guitar Lesson

Southern rock is a style which was born of many influences: the blues, gospel, country, and of course, rock. Below is a list of southern rock bands that created the style: Lynyrd Skynyrd formed their band in the 1965. They were...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 

Top Ten Rock Guitar RIffs

Throughout rock history, great guitar riffs were created and have since been used in some way by thousands of other rock guitar players. These riffs possessed certain elements which made them timeless and an undeniable force in...
by Mike Abbott