How To Improve Your Picking: Part 1

How To Improve Your Picking: Part 1

7th October, 2021 by Stuart Shields

Do you ever feel like your fretting and picking hands aren’t talking to each other? When it comes to improving your picking accuracy, rather than speed alone, hand synchronisation is the key ….

Natural Guitar Practice, Trusting The Process

17th September, 2021 by Sam Bell

Modern life offers promises of everything sooner, faster and more instantly. We all want to be better guitarists now. Sam Bell discusses the virtue of allowing things to take a more natural course.

8 Tips For Joining A Band

10th September, 2021 by Stuart Shields

Dreams of strutting your stuff on stage and busting out those big licks in front of an audience is the reason why most of us first reached for a guitar; so what are you waiting for?

How To Learn From Video Guitar Lessons More Effectively

3rd September, 2021 by Stuart Shields

Gone are the days when aspiring players would hunch over a transcription book. Video guitar lessons are nothing new, but is there a right and wrong method to learning this way? Read on ...

How Long & Often Should I Practice?

16th August, 2021 by Stuart Shields

Practice - the key to it all! Put in the hours and you get the results, right? But is it as simple as time served equals guitar greatness?

The 5 best online guitar lesson platforms 2021

1st August, 2021 by Daniel Le Gresley - Director Licklibrary

Whether picking up the guitar for the first time, returning to the guitar or devoting more time to your studies, earning the guitar online has never been easier, But which platform should you choose?

How To Make Chords Fit Together (Without The Theory) - Part 1

26th July, 2021 by Stuart Shields

Wouldn’t it be great if there were a simple way of knocking out great sounding chord progressions, in any key, without the hours of studying theory?

Finding Motivation as a Modern Guitarist

26th July, 2021 by Mitch Laddie

The incentive for picking up an instrument in the modern day music climate can be a perplexing thing. Mitch Laddie puts us on the right motivational track!

Making It Your Own

22nd July, 2021 by Sam Bell

In the race to conquer the songs, solos and playing styles of our heroes, are we forgetting the most important part of the process? Sam Bell explores ....