Guitar Lessons

Instrumental Rock Lessons


  • Hybrid Picking Etude

    by Piotr Kaczor

    Deep Purple inspired etude!

    Tags: hybrid picking, etude, Deep Purple, arpeggio, broken arpeggio, D Major
  • Scarborough Country Fair

    by Chris Shofner

    A twangy take on this old English melody

    Tags: Jim Campilongo, Brad Paisley, Brent Mason, Simon, Garfunkel, Scarborough Fair, D minor, D Pentatonic minor, Staccato, Muted notes, Twangy tone, Hybrid Picking, English ballad, Simon & Garfunkel
  • Winter Tune VIII

    by Piotr Kaczor

    Winter is coming :)

    Tags: Winter, Hans Zimmer, Sonata Arctica, Symphony X, Christmas, Palm muting, Vibrato, Bends, Phrasing, Whammy bar licks, John Petrucci, Yngwie Malmsteen, Dropped D, D Locrian, D Aeolian, D Melodic Minor, D Blues minor
  • Yellow Rose of Texas

    by Chris Shofner

    A twangy rendition of an American folk song.

    Tags: Jim Campilongo, Don Rich, James Burton, Western, Traditional Folk, Double stops, Thirds, Elvis Presley, C Major, C Major Pentatonic, Willie Nelson, Hybrid Picking, Mitch Miller, American Folk Song
  • Greensleeves

    by Shai Agmon

    Easy arrangement for this beautiful traditional English folk tune!

    Tags: beginner, melodic minor scale, folk, traditional, melody, A minor, picking, A melodic minor, melody
  • Nine Inch Nails

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Layered guitar arrangement inspired by this legendary Industrial Rock band.

    Tags: NIN, Nine Inch Nails, Industrial, Industrial Rock, Trent Reznor, Marylin Manson, Industrial Metal, Electronic Rock, Robin Finck, Synth Pop, Electronic, Industrial Guitar, Queens of the stone age, Dave Grohl, G minor, Riffing, Groove
  • Catfish and the Bottlemen

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Inspired by their compositions and guitar arrangements.

    Tags: Catfish and the bottlemen, Arctic Monkeys, The Kooks, Indie Rock, Brit Rock, Brit Pop, Power chords, Guitar arrangements, diads, triads, garage rock, E minor, double stops
  • Asking Alexandria Style

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Covering the guitar playing and composing style of Asking Alexandria.

    Tags: Asking Alexandria, Post-Hardcore, New Metal, Bring me the horizon, Ben Bruce, Metal Riffing, E minor, Rhythm, Metalcore, Palm Muting, Chord arpeggios
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Golden Oldies

  • Nocturnal Vision Lesson

    by KMC Metal

    In this lesson you will not only find a solo filled with techniques to learn - but you will find a complete instrumental guitar song. The way we constructed this song allows you to practice it as if it where a lesson series - starting from beginner level and ending with advanced techniques.

    Tags: Whammy Bar, Tremolo Bar, blues licks, instrumental, Kirstofer Dahl, Marcus Lavendell, KMC Metal
  • Canon Rock Lesson - Funtwo /JerryC Style

    by Trond Vold

    A full-song lesson based on JerryC's Canon Rock.

    Tags: Canon Rock, Jerry C
  • W. A. Mozart - Turkish March

    by Emir Hot

    Famous classical piece arranged in neoclassical style.

    Tags: mozart, picking, turkish, march, classical, neoclassical, à la turka, a la turka
  • Racer X: Scarified

    by Daniel Realpe

    One of greatest guitar instrumentals from Paul Gilbert and Racer X.

    Tags: paul gilbert, scarified, string skipping, speed picking, F# minor, alternate picking, shred, shredding, legato, tapping, bending, vibrato, sweep picking, riffing
  • Iron Maiden: Aces High

    by Daniel Realpe

    One of the coolest and most powerful songs from Iron Maiden! Enjoy.

    Tags: dave murray, adrian smith, heavy metal, A minor, B minor, E minor, power chords, riffing, riff, palm muting, metal solo, alternate picking, legato, nwobhm, bending, 2 guitars, harmonized guitars, modulation
  • Whammy Bar Phrasing II

    by Piotr Kaczor

    Tags: Whammy bar, E Lydian, E Major, Phrasing, Dives releases Steve Vai, Whammy Licks, Vibrato, Dives, Releases, Slides, Harmonics, andy timmons, tasty phrasing, melodic
  • Building a Modern Rock Solo

    by Emir Hot

    This solo illustrates how to put your licks together and produce a modern solo which has a melody rather than just random thrown licks.

    Tags: A minor, alternate picking, sweep picking, tapping, shred, Vinnie Moore, advanced techniques, lead techniques, palm muting, Pentatonic
  • Metallica: Fade to Black

    by Ramiro Delforte

    This song is on their second album, Ride the Lightening released in 1984.

    Tags: A minor, metal ballad, ride the lightening, kirk hammet, james hetfield, thrash metal, cover, A minor, B minor, E minor, solo, lead guitar, rhythm guitar, arpeggiated chords, clean guitar
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