Tag Archives: Eddie Van Halen
Today we will deal with symmetrical runs as well as chromatic ideas. Now we aren't talking about car parts or some new yoga stretch but rather some cool and very different sounding patterns for you all to try out....

Thinking About Guitar Outside the Box

Today we will deal with symmetrical runs as well as chromatic ideas. Now we aren’t talking about car parts or some new yoga stretch but rather some cool and very different sounding patterns for you all to try out….

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The A minor scales up and down the neck on each of the 6 strings. In our previous lessons we learned how to play a few cool licks that should help you begin to see how to open up the neck....

Using Arpeggio Shapes to Open the Neck: part 1

The A minor scales up and down the neck on each of the 6 strings. In our previous lessons we learned how to play a few cool licks that should help you begin to see how to open up the neck….

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Besides having a quality amp and a great guitar, owning a few or several pedals can open up a world of tonal possibilities you may never have even knew existed....

Getting a Great Guitar Tone: Part 2

Besides having a quality amp and a great guitar, owning a few or several pedals can open up a world of tonal possibilities you may never have even knew existed….

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Eddie Van Halen playing Eruption from their first DVD "Live Without a Net." Filmed in 1986 in New Haven.

Eddie Van Halen: Eruption

Eddie Van Halen playing Eruption from their first DVD “Live Without a Net.” Filmed in 1986 in New Haven.

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According to journalist Russell Hall of The Wall Street Journal, Eddie Van Halen colluded with scalpers to rake in an additional $1 million during the band’s fall 2007 tour....

Best Guitar Posts of the Week: Sept 06, 2009

According to journalist Russell Hall of The Wall Street Journal, Eddie Van Halen colluded with scalpers to rake in an additional $1 million during the band’s fall 2007 tour….

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