September 14, 2019
Toss aside the rules and tune down your guitar.
September 8, 2019
Cody Bonnette recreates the dreamy guitar bed from the post-hardcore outfit's 2007 Come Now Sleep single.
September 7, 2019
Nashville recording artist Lindsay Ell shares tips on how she beats writer’s block ... and how you can too.
August 31, 2019
Ethereal drones, big reverbs, and plenty of dissonance go into this often-underappreciated style.
August 24, 2019
Shifting parts in time can solve countless musical problems.
August 17, 2019
There’s way more to blues harmony than just major and minor.
August 10, 2019
A deep look into how a master combined hard bop with soulful swing.
August 3, 2019
Learn a sure-fire way to map out every major or minor chord in any key.
July 27, 2019
Subvert muscle memory and discover fresh ideas.
July 13, 2019
Zeppelin might be the most famous case, but plenty of songwriters have borrowed these infamous chords.
July 6, 2019
Our musical brains can be deep, but messy. Here’s how to organize it all.
June 30, 2019
Watch as the guitar master slows down and simplifies the bonkers opening progression to a song off his 2019 album, Behold Electric Guitar (and has a blast doing it).
June 29, 2019
A few simple chords is all it takes.
June 23, 2019
Train-hopping troubadour Benjamin Tod showcases how he spruces up cowboy chords with some deft fingerpicking.
June 22, 2019
How close can you get to silence? What happens when you play so hard that you worry about damaging your guitar?
June 15, 2019
Having the ability to artfully add those "in-between" notes is a cornerstone of jazz guitar. Here’s how you do it.
June 8, 2019
What’s more evil-sounding than the Devil’s interval?
June 2, 2019
Look beyond playing the “right” notes.
May 26, 2019
The guitar architect demonstrates how to play the first single off the instrumental-metal band's forthcoming album, Blood Year.
May 25, 2019
You don’t need a fretboard to expand your fingerings.