Guitar Tricks Blog
Posted November 14, 2018

Your Guitar Hero David Gilmour

For some guitar players, playing fast and mean is the goal. Guys like Yngwie Malmsteem and Eddie Van Halen come to mind when I think of blistering fast fretboard work, but for me, it was always the slower, melodic guitar players that captured my imagination the most. This is why David Gilmour of Pink Floyd is one of my all-time favorites. 

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Posted November 7, 2018

Difficulty Ratings Explained!

Guitar Tricks assigns a difficulty rating to every tutorial.  We do this in order to show students how a tutorial fits into the overall learning system and the skill level required to tackle a lesson.

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Posted November 2, 2018

5 Hurdles Every Beginner Guitar Player Worries About

There are so many common hurdles when it comes to learning how to play guitar. For beginners, it's usually the same set of worries that may hinder progress and make you want to give up. Here are five of these issues, and how to address them. 

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Posted November 1, 2018

4 Creepy Songs You Didn't Know Were Scary!

Halloween is upon us once again and to celebrate the spookiest time of the year, we've rounded up a handful of creepy songs you might not have known to be terrifying. 

Do you know of a haunting song? We'd like to know! Let us know in the comments, we want to hear from you. 

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