5 Things you can do today to take your guitar playing to the next level

Do you ever feel stuck in a rut in your guitar playing? That your progress is not as it should be in view of the number of hours of practice you’re putting in? Do you want to get unstuck and take your guitar playing to the next level? If you implement these simple guitar practicing …

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What You Should Do If Your Teenage Kid Decides to Become a Rock Star

“Mum, dad, I’ve really thought hard about this and my mind is set up. I’m going to become a Rock Star and whatever you say or do, is not going to change my opinion” If you’re a parent and your kid has just made an earth shattering claim like this, keep reading here. I was …

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Overcoming songwriter’s block: The moment of revelation

Songwriter’s block is a very frustrating feeling many songwriters struggle with at some point or another in their musical life. A period of time when the ideas dry up and nothing seems to inspire them anymore. Or else, they may still get inspired but find it hard to turn their ideas into actual songs. I …

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7 Myths About Music Theory (Guitar Players Tend To Believe)

Music theory explains the things we hear. It’s the language of music, something that should be fun to learn, as well as apply, for every person who plays the guitar. If you have a negative view of music theory, most probably you’ve had some bad experience with the way you were being taught, or else …

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Is learning to read standard music notation for guitar worth the effort?

Should you learn to read standard music notation (notes written on a music staff) or should you just rely on tablature (a simpler way of reading guitar music)? Guitarists have debated this issue for ages. Some argue that the use of tablature (or tabs as they are more commonly known) makes learning to read music …

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