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This is a video I did for GuitarWorld magazine. Check it out!

Here is another popular video to help you get organized in daily practice.

the CAGED Guitar System can be very helpful if used correctly!

Meandering is one of the keys to fretboard success!

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Richie Sambora and Orianthi Cover Bon Jovi and Debut New Song at NAMM

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EVH Announces New EVH Striped Series 5150 Guitar Based on the Original, and More

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NAMM 2017: Gretsch Announces Custom Shop Malcolm Young "Salute" Jet

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NAMM 2017: Ibanez Launches George Benson 40th Anniversary Signature Model

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12-Year-Old Walks into Music Store and Blows Minds Playing 1964 Fender Stratocaster

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Watch Steve Vai and Nuno Bettencourt Play "Yankee Rose" and "Voodoo Child" at a Bowling Alley

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Rhythm is King: Bob Marley’s Hypnotic Pulse - The simple and effective chord stabs that fueled early reggae hit...

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How to Steal a Guitar Lick and Make It Your Own

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Watch One Man Perform Rush’s ”Tom Sawyer” on Guitar, Drums and Vocals at Same Time

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Orianthi Premieres New Song, "Transmogrify" - PHOTO: Tim Mosenfelder | Getty Images Orianthi recently debuted a...

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If you are trying to learn how chords and scales work together, this might help!

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Jake Shimabukuro Shares Everything You Need to Know to Become a Ukulele Master on 'No Guitar Is Safe'

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If you are looking for a fun and easy way to learn to solo, check this out:

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Ibanez Introduces New Contemporary Archtop Series - For 2017, Ibanez is introducing a new line of hollowbody ar...

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Five Ways a Compressor Pedal Can Change Your Sound - A compressor can do more than tame dynamics. Here are a fe...

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Five Riffs You Should Never Play in Guitar Center—And How to Play Them | TAB -

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Ultimate Arpeggios: From Three-Note to Six-Note Licks for Rock, Shred and Jazz -

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African Guitarist Demonstrates Amazing "Knuckle Roll" Technique | VIDEO -

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Here’s Three Reasons Your Les Paul Won’t Stay in Tune -

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GoGo Tuners Releases Limited Edition Horizon Pedal Tuner - GoGo Tuners will only release 250 units for 2017 in ...

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What Line 6's 20 Years of Innovation Means to Guitarists - In 1991, while working as an editor of Electronic Mu...