Dumb Shit Guitarists Do: Playing in Boxes

One of the fastest ways to advance on guitar is not to create more work for yourself. Guitarists seem to be masters at this, and the ‘how do I break out of scale boxes and patterns’ stumbling block is a prime example. If you’ve been duped into learning the shitty CAGED system or can’t be … Read moreDumb Shit Guitarists Do: Playing in Boxes

Why Guitarists Are Shit at Music Theory

Guitarists are notoriously crap at music theory; this is partly due to it being the most accessible instrument on earth i.e. anyone can pick up a guitar and learn a few chords without knowing jack shit about music, let alone music theory, and this brings the level down for everyone else. Let’s see you do … Read moreWhy Guitarists Are Shit at Music Theory

How Not to Be a Mediocre Guitarist

Guitar has a reputation for being hard which automatically ascends anyone who’s good at it to god-like status. What most mediocre guitarists don’t realize of course is that these guitar gods have done the unthinkable and actually learned music. By music I mean music theory and the ins and outs of how music works so … Read moreHow Not to Be a Mediocre Guitarist