Which Guitar Amp Should I Buy? - 092

blog gear podcast Oct 02, 2019

In today's episode I take the next step with amplifiers. Back in episode 18 we learned all about the different types and styles of amplifiers. Today, we take that knowledge and make some decisions.

I break down the four types of players that are interested in buying an amplifier:

  1. Not started...
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Chords And Scales - 091

blog podcast theory Sep 25, 2019

Do you really want to speed up your progress?  Instead of pushing and forcing yourself to move forward by a few inches, try spending some time to look back to some of the basics you may be missing. 


Sometimes it could be the approach that you have taken from the beginning...

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Guitar Practice Schedule - 090

blog podcast practice Sep 18, 2019


How can I redesign my practice schedule to get the best results for me?


Today I'm gong to help you with your schedule by asking you four questions. I’ll unpack each of these questions and present you with some things that you may not have thought of. At the end of each...

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Getting Real Success on the Guitar- 089

podcast Sep 11, 2019


Today, I’m taking you to a place you may not be ready to deal with… Your own playing. 


Hey my guitar playing Friend!

Today I’m going to talk about:

Getting real success on the guitar by “getting real”

Who is this for?

This for anyone who...

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Dialing in a Marshall Dsl 50 - 088

podcast Sep 04, 2019


Today, I’m cranking up my trusty Marshall DSL 50.

I show the process for getting all of your basic gig tones from this relatively inexpensive but awesome workhorse amplifier.


Last week we went over the basic fender sound. 

I thought this week that I would round...

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Keying Down for Vocals, Blues Turnarounds, Bracing, Fender Amp Demo - 087

podcast Aug 27, 2019


This week I answer these great questions:


  • How do you key down for vocals?
  • Any tips for playing blues turnarounds?
  • Can you help me with bracing?
  • Dialing in a Fender amp.
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Fly Rig 5 Demo, Notes to Use With Tapping - 086

podcast Aug 20, 2019


In today’s episode, I answer these great questions:

  • How do you dial in a Tech21 Fly Rig 5?
  • How do you know what notes to use when tapping?


Fly Rig 5

The Fly Rig is an awesome analog direct guitar tone generator. It’s got everything you need to get through a gig,...

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12 String, Power Chords, Strats, Electrics Similar to Acoustics, Pedal Tones - 085

podcast Aug 13, 2019


In this episode I answer these great questions:


  • What’s the best quality Fender Stratocaster for the money? 
  • What is a twelve string guitar?
  • Are power chords Major or minor?
  • What’s the best electric for those who like the feel of acoustic guitars?
  • What are...
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Learning Scales, Clean Bends, Caged Chords and Scales - 084

podcast Aug 06, 2019


This week, on episode 84, I answer these great questions:


  • Do you learn scales by memorizing patterns or notes on the fretboard?
  • Any tips on not engaging the string above the bended note?
  • How do you link chords and scales in the CAGED system?
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Playing Fast, Melodies and Chords, Key Changes, Clean Bending - 083

podcast Jul 30, 2019


This week, on the podcast, I answer these great questions:


How do you bridge the gap between playing fast and slow?
How to create or play melodies and chords at the same time without a loop pedal?
How do I use the Nashville numbering system with key changes?
Do you have some...
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