Monday morning blues. Wow, well I woke up this morning and I felt great becasue the only blues we`ve got in our office is usually something by Freddie King, Howlin Wolf, Eric Clapton or Mississippi John Hurt.
1. Peter Green Slabo Day
2. Jeff Beck Where were you & on Blast From the East
3. Junior Wells & Buddy Guy Stormy Monday
4. Chet Atkins Kicky
5. Clapton Blues Power Live on Just One Night
6. Hendrix Are you Experienced Live at Winterland UK L.P.
7. Billy Corgan Soma on Siamese Dream
8. Johnny Winter Stranger Blues or Johnny Guitar
9. Dire Straits Sultans of Swing
10. Alvin Lee Live with 10 years after playing Im going Home
how to get a fat tone from his Les Paul. Well, tone is a particularly personal matter but also comes in as many flavours as the imagination. Alot of TONE variation is achievable simply through your guitar to start with.
A highly animated conversation was had whilst rocking out in the kitchen to to the sounds of the exploding eggs in a microwaved ploughman`s lunch.
Mark McKenzie is an awesome guitarist, highly fluid, fluent and versatile. He`s also a great teacher. Mark has just finished filming the video for the Sultans of Swing tutorial for Song Pond and sitting here in the office, just kicking back with a coffee, it`s a pleasure to listen to the riffs in the edit […]
I`ll be damned if Im going to leave my favourite Stratocaster Plus in a burning building it`s been to Washington State, New York City, France, California, the UK and all around Aotearoa.
Mark seriously cooks up a storm on the guitar. Mark has just run through the solo parts of Mark Knopfler and Dire Straits` awesome country-blues-rock the Sultans Of Swing on an acoustic guitar with both a pick and fingerstyle.
Almost everyone you can think of who has made an impact had something different, something unique. Look for it in your own music. Look for it in your self.
We`re looking to build an interactive community for you guys, much like a wikipedia…we want you guys to play a massive part in helping us redefine online learning in a way that is completely focussed around your playing, your music, your progress, and we want to give you a voice!
Moses, one of our guitar tutors, rocks. Moses is working on some syncopated, percussive acoustic methods, using hammer on, pull off, open string and sound board rhythm techniques. Today Moses is using an Ibanez Artwood acoustic guitar with a very rich, warm, coffee roasted tone. It`s really nice to combine this style of playing with […]