November 2020
Jon MacLennan

Jon MacLennan

Jon MacLennan is a Los Angeles-based musician, artist, songwriter, producer, and instructor with 20 years of experience teaching acoustic/electric guitar and ukulele. A graduate of UCLA, MacLennan holds a bachelor’s degree in Ethnomusicology, Jazz Guitar Performance. He is a Maton artist, an instructor for Fender Play, and the author of three instructional books, including Melodic Expressions: The Art of the Line. Jon grew up surfing and playing guitar on the beach every day. More at jonmaclennan.com.

 

ARTICLES

Jimi Hendrix

Hendrix Rhythms Made Easy

October 3, 2020
Understanding Hendrix’s rhythm guitar style will help you create new, exciting guitar parts that add momentum to the song.
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Chet Atkins

A Beginner’s Guide to the Chet Atkins Sound

June 20, 2020
Whether you’re a fingerpicking enthusiast or simply looking to understand the fundamentals, master these examples and you’ll start sounding like the “Country Gentleman” in no time.
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