Tag Archives: GUITAR

Understanding Modes On Guitar

Modal playing is very easy to understand the basics of, but can sometimes be hard to implement.  Don’t worry if it doesn’t sink in the first time.  I think I had 10 different teachers explain it to me before I got it. Here’s the basic idea.  We have a major scale that goes 1 2 […]

Guitar Scale Modes

Understanding guitar scales and modes is very important if you really want to advance your guitar skills. Learning the 7 modes of the major scale, the basis of Western music, and becoming comfortable with the different scale patterns will enable you to make up your own riffs and solos across the entire fretboard, which is […]

Playing Guitar Like Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix is considered by many budding guitarists to be of the best and most influential guitarists ever. At one time or another most guitarists have learned a few rhythm and lead guitar licks from the guitar great. Hendrix had a unique style which he adopted by playing with many blues and rock n roll […]