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Learn a Basic Lick Using the Delay Effect

This weeks edition of Liepe’s Licks is an exciting adventure. We break out the delay pedal (or effect from your computer, iPad or effects rack) and learn a basic delay lick. Delay can really open up some new sonic possibilities in your playing, as well as create the illusion that you are playing much faster

 
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Best Electric Guitars for Beginners

(NOTE: Want unbiased comparisons of the top guitar brands and models? Get JamPlay’s 2017 Guitar Buyer’s Guide here for free!) So, you want to play guitar and you want it to be loud. We like that about you. While a lot of beginning guitar players choose an acoustic guitar as their first instrument, there’s something

 
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A Blues Progression with Alternate Chord Shapes – Guitar Lesson

Another week, another episode of Strummin’ with Steve. In this week’s episode Mr. Eulberg demonstrates how using alternate chord shapes can invigorate and revitalize a chord progression. Different shapes of the same chords can change the tone and intensity of the progression. Watch the video below and become a better guitar player. Don’t forget to

 
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Best Acoustic Guitar for Beginners

(NOTE: Want unbiased comparisons of the top guitar brands and models? Get JamPlay’s 2017 Guitar Buyer’s Guide here for free!) When you find yourself in the market for a guitar the options can be mind-bending. There are a lot of great guitars out there and it’s really easy to get distracted. The simple fact is

 
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Interview with Bassist Robbie Merrill of Godsmack

Published on April 12, 2013 by in Interviews

Robbie Merril, bass player for the epic band Godsmack, just left the JamPlay Studio after recording a series of bass guitar lessons. On the last day we recorded and interview with him about his career playing bass and being in a band like Godsmack. If you want to learn bass guitar from a true legend,

 
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Learn a Melodic Rock Guitar Solo – Part 4

Liepe’s Licks is back with another stunning episode. This time around Chris teaches the fourth part of the melodic rock guitar solo he has been working on. This part features some stunning bends that really punctuate the ending of the song. Get your rock guitar out, grab your pick and get ready to shred. Click

 
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Learn to Spruce Up a Blues Chord Progression with 7th Chords

We are proud to present another episode of JamPlay’s Strummin’ with Steve. In this new episode Steve returns to the world of the Blues chord progression. This time instead of teaching a most basic chord progression using mostly major chords, Steve will intensify the progression by making use of 7th chords. This adds a lot

 
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Learn a Melodic Rock Guitar Solo – Part 3

Pick up your electric guitar; it’s time to rock. In this week’s edition of Liepe’s Licks, Chris teaches the third part of the melodic rock solo. This video guitar lesson focuses on a blazing fast run that can be used to bridge two different sections in a lead guitar solo. Not only is this perfect

 
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Learn Guitar – Acoustic Blues Chord Progression

It’s time for another edition of the internet’s most venerable series of guitar lessons, Strummin’ with Steve. This time around Mr. Eulberg will teach a beginner acoustic blues chord progression. This 12 bar progression combines open chord shapes that you probably already know with a slightly more difficult barre chord. It’s time for the blues!

 
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Learn a Melodic Rock Guitar Solo – Part 2

It’s time for the second part of Chris Liepe’s amazing series of guitar lessons on playing a melodic rock guitar solo. This video teaches the second section of rock solo. This part features some bluesy riffs and bends and continues the melodic nature of this lead line. Be sure to check out the backing track

 
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