Tag Archives: Rock N Roll

Kurt Cobain’s Overlooked Legacy: Guitar Teacher for a Generation

Kurt Cobain’s Overlooked Legacy: Guitar Teacher for a Generation By Chris Richards (AP) Kurt Cobain, voice of a generation. Also, that generation’s guitar teacher. April 5th marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. The grunge … Continue reading

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Eric Clapton Wows Audience With Even Slower Version Of “Layla”

DULUTH, GA—Debuting yet another arrangement of the classic song Wednesday night, singer-guitarist Eric Clapton reportedly treated a sold-out crowd at the Gwinnett Center to an even slower, somehow mellower acoustic version of his original 1971 hit “Layla.” “When he played … Continue reading

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Guitar Music Fad Runs Course

CLEVELAND—Nearly six decades after electric-guitar-based rock and roll began its dominance of mainstream popular music, the fad has finally run its course, a group of fans, critics, and record industry executives confirmed Sunday. “At this point, who’d want to sit … Continue reading

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Rock n Roll ringtone guitar playing sample

Here’s a sample of my guitar playing that I recorded as a ringtone for my cell phone. Its a common Rock n Roll chord progression that really lights up the mood when the phone rings. Gimme a call and set … Continue reading

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Free Your Music And Your Soul With Blues Guitar Chords

It’s not that kind of blues. Nobody here’s a candidate for Prozac. But if you want to be worthy of that guitar you’re holding, read on and let the blues be your guide. Don’t give up on the blues Hold … Continue reading

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Recent Guitar Playing Samples

Here are some recent samples of my guitar playing. As in most of my guitar lessons, I am in the habit of using an acoustic steel string guitar and these recordings were not of studio quality, but I invite you … Continue reading

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‘Musical’ Movies To Watch

Movies that Will Enhance your Understanding of Rock N Roll, Blues, and Music in General : Bluegrass Journey – an exploration into modern day bluegrass culture A Hard Day’s Night – The Beatles Help ! – The Beatles Magical Mystery … Continue reading

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