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Touring With Your Guitar? Here’s How You Can Keep It Safe

When you go on tour, you will learn how to travel light. This means that you won’t have any problem taking just the bare minimum. Still, when it comes to your guitar, it is an entirely different story. This instrument is responsible for putting money in your pocket and thus, must be taken everywhere. Of […]

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Tips Every Beginner Guitar Player Should Know

Although some people are gifted with guitar playing talent, every professional guitar player starts somewhere. To learn how to read sheet music and master your instrument, there are a few tips you should keep in mind. Here are a few things every beginner guitar player should learn, from getting to know your instrument to playing […]

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Getting Started with Alternate Picking and the Long Road to Speed

Getting Started with Alternate Picking and the Long Road to Speed As a teacher, one thing I get asked a lot by students as they get to the point of starting to learn lead guitar, or even more complex riffs, is how do I go FASTER? So, by this point you’ve been playing a few […]

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3 Smart Practice Tips For Guitar Players

Whether you are just starting out or you’re an experienced guitar player, practice time is crucial. Research has shown that, in order to reach a professional level, an average of four hours of practice every day over the course of ten years is required. That may seem like a huge amount of time, but the quality of […]

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What Songs Can You Play (with the Chords You Already Know)?

Many beginners on the guitar and ukulele run into a familiar problem. They find themselves stuck, playing the same tune again and again. Getting good at that target song isn’t very hard. After all, most beginner tunes only use a handful of simple chords. Bob Marley’s Three Little Birds is a classic example. It’s playable […]

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