Alternate Tunings, Guitar Maintenance and Jams

Alternate Guitar Tunings

Learn How To Play Alternate Guitar Tunings On The Guitar! In this section of lessons we will be taking a look at some alternate tunings and how to use them. An alternate tuning is when you tune any of the open strings to any other notes besides the standard EADGB and E notes. There are…   Read More » 

DADGAD Guitar Tuning

Learn How To Play In The DADGAD Guitar Tuning! In this guitar lesson we are going to be learning about the alternate tuning called DADGAD. The word sounds a bit funny but it is really cool because the name of the tuning corresponds to the names of the notes that the strings are tuned to….   Read More » 

Drop D Guitar Tuning

Learn How To Play The Guitar In Drop D! In this lesson we will be learning about drop D tuning. This is going to be a fun lesson if you are in to rock or metal because those kinds of music use drop D tuning quite often. First we will go over how to tune…   Read More » 

Open G Guitar Tuning

Learn How To Play Guitar In Open G Tuning! This guitar lesson is going to be about open G tuning. When I was putting this lesson together I was watching a bunch of lessons on open G tuning and they were all about the Rolling Stones. To change this up and maybe give you something…   Read More » 

Basic Guitar Parts

Learn The Basic Parts Of The Guitar With This Guitar Lesson! This lesson covers the basic parts of the guitar that a beginner might need to know. It is important for you to know the parts of the guitar in order to be able to communicate to other musicians about your instrument. Knowing the parts…   Read More » 

Changing Acoustic Guitar Strings

Learn How To Change The Strings On Your Acoustic Guitar! In this guitar lesson we are going to take a look at how to change acoustic guitar strings. Changing strings is a skill that every guitarist should have. This lesson will let you know when you should change your strings, what you need to change…   Read More » 

Changing Electric Guitar Strings

Learn How To Properly Change The Strings On An Electric Guitar! In this guitar lessons we are going to take a look at how to change electric guitar strings. Changing strings is a skill that every guitarist should have. This lesson will let you know when you should change your strings, what you need to…   Read More » 

How To Clean A Guitar

Learn How To Clean A Guitar In This Guitar Lesson! Let’s talk about how to clean a guitar. There are several options that you have when cleaning your guitar. We will go through each option in order of how dirty your guitar might be. The first option that I like to use is a plain,…   Read More » 

Setting Your Intonation On Guitar

Learn How To Set The Intonation On Your Guitar! Have you ever tuned your guitar and then played some notes high up on the neck just to find that they did not sound like they were in tune. This is probably because the intonation on your guitar was a little bit off. In this lesson,…   Read More » 

Guitar & Djembe Jam

Guitar & Djembe Play-Along Together! This little jam is something that my friend Jared Falk and I came up with pretty much on the spot. It is in the key of E minor and it was a blast to play. It was the last video of the day and I was just dead tired but…   Read More » 

Guitar Solo #1

Learn How To Perform A Guitar Solo With Nate Savage! This guitar solo is something that I came up with when I was really getting in to the blues fusion style of music. Blues fusion is basically blues played fast with some distortion on the guitar. This style also uses more than just the regular…   Read More » 

Guitar Solo #2

Learn How To Play A Guitar Solo! In this lesson we will be looking at a solo that incorporates a great melody and some other tools that will help you start learning how to play over simple chord progressions. This solo is probably considered to be an upper intermediate solo. You will need to know…   Read More » 

Guitar Solo #3

Learn How To Play A Guitar Solo With Chords! In this video we are learning the rhythm guitar track that goes with the video for ‘Guitar Solo #2‘. This is a pretty simple progression, but there are some unusual chords shapes that we will be using instead of regular open chord shapes. The rhythm on…   Read More » 

Guitar Solo #4

Learn How To Incorporate Chords And Licks Into Your Guitar Solos! In this guitar lesson I went ahead and TABed out the rhythm part that goes with Guitar Solo #1. This progression is in the key of B minor and the basic chords that we will be using are B minor 7, Asus2, A5, E5,…   Read More »