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

Quick and Dirty Chord Tone Soloing (Part 1)

There’s nothing more time-consuming on guitar than learning to solo over chords, except for sweep-picking if you don’t do it right in the first place, which is why you probably need a couple of quick and dirty ways to get some joy. By far the greatest benefit of having some idea of how to solo … Read moreQuick and Dirty Chord Tone Soloing (Part 1)

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