Tag Archives: Rock

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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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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Power of the PENTATONIC SCALE Demonstration

The Pentatonic Scale is so important that I would take no risk at saying that it is the most important scale behind the Diatonic Scale.  It it used throughout all music – whether pop, rock, blues, folk, jazz, classical or … Continue reading

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