JamPlay Guitar Lesson – Learn Piedmont Style Blues

In this lesson from JamPlay, instructor Eric Madis will teach you how to play a cool Piedmont Blues guitar song, in the style of Blind Willie McTell. You will need to tune your guitar to a Drop D Tuning.  If you aren't familiar with this tuning just watch the video below as Eric will demonstrate how to do this. You will only need to know three chords for this song and those are D Major, G … [Read more...]

Over 50 Free Video Bluegrass Guitar Lessons For Beginners

So, you are a beginner in search of Bluegrass guitar lessons?  Well then stay tuned, because I have a nice little treat for you.  Below are a ton of free online video lessons  for beginners including chord progressions, how to play songs, how to play lead, how to play scales, licks and more. There are over 50 awesome video tutorials below that will keep you busy for hours!  I do hope you … [Read more...]

Easy Beginner Blues Guitar Chord Progression

Here is a cool little video lesson for all of you blues guitar lovers.  This is taught by one of my favorite guitar instructors, Marty Schwartz from GuitarJamz.  In this lesson, he explains how to play a cool blues guitar progression in the key of E using the chords: E7, A7 and B7 (If you don't already know how to play these chords, then click each chord for a lesson on how to play them, or just … [Read more...]

Acoustic Blues Guitar Solo Lesson Using the Open E Blues Scale

Here is a great blues guitar lesson from Marty Schwartz for all of you acoustic blues enthusiasts. This lesson is designed for both beginners and intermediate players. In this video tutorial, Marty talks about some different concepts that will ultimately help you put together awesome blues guitar solos. Marty will first teach you how to play the Open E Blues Guitar Scale. Then, he will teach … [Read more...]

Stupid Boy by Keith Urban Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play the song "Stupid Boy " by Keith Urban with this free country guitar lesson.  This song was written by Dave Berg, Deanna Bryant and sarah Buxton and recorded by Keith Urban.  It is the second single from his 2006 album Love, Pain & the Whole Crazy Thing. Keith Urban won a Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance for "Stupid Boy" a year after it was released.  You … [Read more...]

Advanced Guitar Chord Lesson – Learn to Play F9

F9 - Advanced Jazz Guitar Chord Tutorial The F9 Guitar Chord (also known as F Dominant 9, F Dominant 9th, F Dominant Ninth) is often referred to as a Jazz chord. Just play it using the chord diagrams below and you will instantly see why . The F Dominant 9 Chord is found by locating the 1, 3, 5,b7 and 9 (F, A, C, Eb and G) positions of the F Major Guitar Scale: F, G, A, Bb, C, D, and … [Read more...]

How to Jazz up your Chord Progressions

The following is a video excerpt from the popular home study course Gibson's Learn and Master Guitar with Steve Krenz, sold through Legacy Learning Systems.  This is an advanced jazz guitar lesson, a full chapter from the course called "Jazzing up your Chord Progressions".  Speaking of the course, if you are not familiar with it as of yet, follow this link to read my review on Gibson's Learn & … [Read more...]

Beginner Blues Slide Guitar Lesson

Blues Slide Guitar Lesson For Beginners Slide Guitar (Also Know As Bottleneck Guitar) is a unique sounding style of guitar that is often associated with The Blues, but is also used in other Genres of music like Hawaiian, Jazz and Rock to name a few.  No one knows for sure who invented it, but when you mention slide guitar, you will almost always think of The Blues. Slide guitar is named as … [Read more...]

Blues Turnaround Lesson For Acoustic Guitar

The Blues Turnaround is a special kind of lick, that can be simple or complex, and is typically played during the last two measures of a chord progression, quite commonly in the 12 bar blues. Its a signal that your chord progression is about to end and go back to the beginning or "turn around". The best way to understand how to play a Blues Turnaround is to see one in action. In the video … [Read more...]