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Joe Gore’s Subversive Guitarist: Animated Octave Leaps

Joe Gore’s Subversive Guitarist: Animated Octave Leaps

July 27, 2019
Subvert muscle memory and discover fresh ideas.
Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: The Devil’s in the Dynamics

Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: The Devil’s in the Dynamics

June 22, 2019
How close can you get to silence? What happens when you play so hard that you worry about damaging your guitar?
Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: How to Practice Without a Guitar

Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: How to Practice Without a Guitar

May 25, 2019
You don’t need a fretboard to expand your fingerings.
Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: Don’t Think Scales—Think Sequences!

Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: Don’t Think Scales—Think Sequences!

April 27, 2019
Try this technically challenging workout that liberates you from muscle-memory habits.
Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: The Bruise Scale

Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: The Bruise Scale

March 23, 2019
If you whip out these licks at the ol’ Tuesday night blues jam, they’ll probably move it to Wednesday and not tell you.
Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: Shred Like Shakespeare

Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: Shred Like Shakespeare

February 23, 2019
This 400-year-old lute technique can solve contemporary fingerpicking problems.
Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: Learning to Love Flat Keys

Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: Learning to Love Flat Keys

January 12, 2019
They’re not necessary evils—they’re opportunities.
Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: A State of Gliss

Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: A State of Gliss

December 22, 2018
Slide your way to more expressive playing.
Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: Power to the Pinky!

Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: Power to the Pinky!

November 17, 2018
Get bigger sounds from your smallest finger.
Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: The Flat Second's Dark Dissonance
Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: Fancy Footwork

Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: Fancy Footwork

September 22, 2018
Tap your way to tighter, more confident grooves.
Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: Mindful Vibrato

Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: Mindful Vibrato

August 18, 2018
Shake it like you mean it.
Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: Trapped in a Box!

Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: Trapped in a Box!

July 21, 2018
Do you feel like you play the same things every time you pick up the guitar? This exclusive new PG column by Joe Gore can help.