Blogs

The history of it all (well maybe a little bit of it).

1. As I move further into creating a blues course for guitar-learning, which is adhoc and even though I try to escape it's binds, I can't until I'm set free by the spirits who control this world of music. I thought a cursory...

The Blues

The blues is a great style for we guitar players to begin playing as it is a readily accesible style on popular media and it is relatively easy to gett under your fingers.  The Blues as indigenous music in the Southern...

To read or not to read that is the question?

In the thousands of students I've taught over the years I can report that sight-reading has never been a top priority for the majority of guitarists. I have seen many start with a keen interest only to lose it in just a very...

The Art of Practice and Progession

In the last blog  I spoke a bit about chops, abilities you develop to play, or write, whatever you undertake really. The key is scheduling and timed intervals. So here is just a short plan for some keeners out there not a...

Practice makes Perfect! or Bust your chops trying!

As players know, and I speak from experience, you can't "get your chops" together if you don't "woodshed".  Now a couple off those terms may be foreign now to you but if you stick with music in any way,...

Blues and Jazz Guitar just for the Punk of it.

Welcome to the  old spiders web if you found this.....   as we Guitar Players all know the path to where we hope get to is an arduous one, filled with lot's of obstacles, some musical, many physical, more even financial...