This fun, easy rock guitar method was designed specifically for kids, featuring cool riffs and licks in the style of some of today’s hottest rock stars. It covers the fundamentals needed to get started – how to hold the guitar, basic left- and right-hand technique, tuning the guitar, music notation – and gets you jamming on simple rhythm and lead patterns.
This pack gives essential instruction on open chords, barre chords, power chords, strumming; scales, rhythm playing, the blues, and moveable chord shapes. It includes inversions, ‘color’ chords, practice tips, chord charts, songs, and progressions.
A rhythm guitar method for today's hard rock guitarist! This book and accompanying CD will get you started with techniques and grooves in the styles of Creed, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tool, Van Halen, and many more. Topics covered: Power Chords Single-Note Riffs, Picking, Muting, Accenting, Syncopation, Odd Meter, Drop D Tuning, Harmonics, Rhythmic Grooves, Cool Chords, Jam Track, Other Tips and Techniques. Each example in this book is demonstrated on the CD with a full rhythm section backing.