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Giveaway: Win a PRS SE Starla Electric Guitar

JamPlay is giving away a PRS SE Starla Electric Guitar. Enter for a chance to win! This giveaway ends May 9, 2021.


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Practicing Barre Chords Like a Pro

Barre chords are hard to get the hang of. Even though you are a semi-experienced guitar player, who has been practicing all winter...


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Practice Challenge: Share a Photo of Your Practice Space

Practice Challenge: share a photo of your practice space. Contest has ended.


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April 2021

Practice Makes Perfect
Last month we focused on "fresh starts", for beginner guitar players and those of you picking up where you left off. Now it's time to establish a solid practice routine.


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Create Your Practice Space: Musical Environment Matters

Your practice space can either help or harm you on your path to building a relationship with your instrument and your music.


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Play Outside of the Box With Open Tunings

Standard tuning is, well, standard. It provides incredible versatility and simplicity, but if it is the only tuning you use it can quickly start to get boring. Luckily, you don’t have to be boxed in by standard tuning.


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Bends, Slides & Hammer Ons

After a long stretch working on your guitar skills, you finally feel like you are starting to understand the guitar. But the guitar isn’t like riding a bike, you will lose those months of hard work if you're away for too long.


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Giveaway: Win a Blackstar Debut Practice Amp

JamPlay is giving away a Blackstar Debut Practice Amp. Enter for a chance to win! This giveaway ends April 16, 2021.


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Fuel Your Guitar Love. Explore New Styles.

It's never easy falling out of love. The same holds for your guitar love. Bored and spending less and less time with your six-stringed beauty? It's time for something exciting and fresh.


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5 Techniques to Make Your Guitar Playing More Expressive

If learning guitar is one of your main goals or you’re getting back into it it’s important to get the fundamental techniques of playing down. From fingering chords to strumming rhythms to picking individual notes, making music with the guitar is becoming a reality.


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Giveaway: Win an Epiphone Les Paul Classic Guitar

JamPlay is giving away an Epiphone Les Paul Classic electric guitar. Enter for a chance to win! This giveaway ends March 31, 2021.


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March 2021

Guitar Player Do-Over Hopefully wherever you are the snow is beginning to thaw and there are signs of spring. Here at JamPlay, this seasonal transition is making us think a lot about fresh starts.


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Featured JamPlay Course

Jamming in a Jam Band

National Flatpicking Champion Tyler Grant shows you how to achieve guitar soloing fluency.

In this course, you’ll learn the different styles of some of the great jam band players in history while improving your knowledge of modes and scales up and down the fretboard.

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