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Pop - Rock Guitar Lessons

The more up-beat side of rock - a little funky, a little softer - combine various styles into your own signature sound!


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  • Beginner Solo in D

    by Muris Varajic

    This solo combines many techniques: bending, pre-bending, picking, hammer-ons and pull-offs, tapping, sweeping, use of open strings etc. It's sort of a Rock Ballad feel, tempo is 70bpm.

    Tags: rock ballad, bending, pre-bending, picking, hammer-ons, pull-offs, tapping, sweeping, open strings, D major, rock ballad, slow tempo, melodic, D Major Pentatonic, D Minor
  • 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, C minor, vibrato, alternate picking, melodic, Metal ballad, sweep picking, arpeggios
  • A Story to Tell

    by Sinisa Cekic

    A little topic on how to tell a story through the instrument.

    Tags: C Major, soloing, melodic, instrumental rock, ballad, solo, theory, vibrato, bending, articulation, sustain, melody, feeling, scale runs
  • Rock Ballad Solo

    by Emir Hot

    Rock ballad solo influenced by Europe. Demonstrates how various techniques can be effectively used in a solo that has ballad feel.

    Tags: Europe, alternate picking, legato, arpeggio, bending, tremolo bar licks, vibrato using tremolo bar, tapping, whammy bar, E Phrygian Dominant, A Harmonic Minor, feeling
  • Steve Lukather Style Lesson

    by Muris Varajic

    In this Steve Lukather style lesson, Muris gives you tone and feel that will last for days! Contains chromatic passes, chords outside of key, modulation, alternate picking, tapping and tapped harmonics, legato, bends, use of whammy bar, wide left hand vibrato.

    Tags: Toto, Luke, chromatic passes, chords outside of key, modulation, alternate picking, tapping, tapped harmonics, legato, bends, whammy bar, wide left hand vibrato, G Minor, Eb Major, G minor pentatonic
  • Theme from Quarterworlds of Fantasia

    by Emir Hot

    This slow theme is from the solo album "Quarterworlds of Fantasia" I recorded in 2004. The album has been released in 2009 and there are many similar melodic themes. This one is a good vibrato exercise and also great for a slow soloing feel and tone control.

    Tags: G Major, melodic themes, melodic solo, articulation, ballad solo, Quarterworlds of Fantasia, rock, ballad, vibrato, vibrato exercise
  • Pentatonic Licks - Beginner

    by Muris Varajic

    Use of Bm Pentatonic scale - Beginner level.

    Tags: B minor, Pentatonic Scale, Picking, Phrasing, Licks, vibrato, bendings, bends, hammer on, pull off, improvisation, soloing, phrasing
  • E Minor - Melodic Solo

    by Muris Varajic

    Melodic Solo in key of E minor. Learn how to build it and then incorporate similar ideas into your own playing.

    Tags: E minor, E phrygian, E minor pentatonic, scale runs, arpeggios, E harmonic minor, Melodic Solo, Phrasing, String Skipping, Bending, Vibrato
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