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Lessons

Fire Good

August 19, 2009
Rusty Cooley shares ideas from a song he co-wrote with Derek Sherinian
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Cool Techniques: Volume Swells

August 19, 2009
Learn to use volume swells like Yngwie and slap and pop like a funk expert
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Punchy Legato

July 22, 2009
A hybrid texture of legato and staccato playing
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Harmonics: Melodic Applications

July 22, 2009
Learn how to use harmonics to spice up your playing.
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T-Bone Walker: His Favorite Scales and Licks

July 22, 2009
A look at how one of the first electric blues guitarists structured his solos.
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Travis Picking & Beyond

July 22, 2009
The basics and beyond with one of the most common techniques in fingerstyle
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Learning to Trust Your Ears: The Art of Transcribing

July 22, 2009
In an era when tabs for almost any song are a few mouse clicks away, Steve give us some pointers on figuring out songs the tried-and-true way - with our ears.
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Jazz Intros: 11 Tried-and-True Opening Riffs and Phrases

July 22, 2009
Learn some old favorite ways to start and end jazz songs.
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Creating Your Signature Guitar Sound

June 30, 2009
How to put everything together for a sound that''s uniquely you
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A Bargain Chord

June 17, 2009
Incorporating the guitar''s easiest chords into your music
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