A profile of one of the world's most famous guitars - the Fender Telecaster
An overview of one of the most popular guitars of all time - the Fender Stratocaster
A guide for parents on when their children are ready to begin taking formal guitar lessons, with tips on introducing younger kids to guitar
A brief profile of Epiphone - the guitar manufacturer based in China. Includes a history of the company, notable instruments, and more
A brief overview of the Ibanez guitar company, including history, notable guitar and more
A brief history of the relatively new guitar manufacturer Taylor, including the most popular instruments they've produced, guitarists who play Taylor guitars, and more
A brief history of guitar manufacturer Martin, including notable highlights like most popular instruments they've produced, guitarists who play Martin guitars, and more
Learn how to play What Child is This on the guitar. Here are the lyrics to play What Child is This on the guitar.
A short history of guitar manufacturer Fender, including notable highlights like most popular instruments they've produced, guitarists who play Fender guitars, and more
A brief history of American guitar manufacturer Gibson, including notable highlights like most popular instruments the company has produced, guitarists who play Gibson guitars, and more
Are you new to playing guitar, and have been asked to play for other people? Here are some hints and tips to get you through the process unharmed.
Worry about fat fingers with regards to playing guitar is a concern I hear a lot, often from slightly older gentlemen who have briefly tinkered with the guitar, but didn't feel like they were having any success. Here is some advice for those guitarists
Take the first steps towards learning to play guitar solos, in this concise, informative lesson aimed at beginner and intermediate guitarists.
Download the guitar tablature and an mp3 of Rob Szabo's Trampoline, from his release A Battery of Tests
Some help for guitarists looking to learn Silent Night on guitar. Includes advice on the chords and strumming for Silent Night, plus offers some quick history on the Christmas carol
Lyrics and guitar chords for The Waitresses song Christmas Wrapping, originally released in 1981
Looking for a way to boost the speed of your guitar playing? Learning scales with a uniform number of notes on each string makes it easier to hone your technique.
n this two-part series on learning the basics of improvising, we study how to play a blues scale, plus go over basic techniques like note bending, and vibrato.
A collection of kids Christmas songs, featuring song lyrics and chords for each. The lyrics and chords for each of these kids Christmas songs are available for free download.
Guitar tab for the Chuck Berry Christmas song Run Rudolph Run
Guitar chords and lyrics for Merry Christmas Baby, the holiday song made popular by Bruce Springsteen and Otis Redding.
Every bass scale has several musical modes. Learn what modes are and how you can find the modes of any scale.
Learn about the interval of the major third. Find out how to play a major third on the bass, and how it can be used.
Learn about the musical interval of the octave. Find out how to play the octave on bass, and how it can be used.
An introduction to slap bass. Get a quick lesson in basic slap bass technique. Learn the proper way to play slaps and pops.