How Long & Often Should I Practice?

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 ....

When Rock Goes Classical

9th July, 2021 by Stuart Shields

It is widely regarded that the heights of rock virtuosity and that of classical are musical bedfellows. Perhaps this is the reason why the annals of rock are full of moments where the two merge.

Is Your Thumb Position Killing Your Progress?

2nd July, 2021 by Stuart Shields

So you’ve plateaued again; reached that point where you can’t play that run, riff or lick any faster or accurately. Before you give up, the solution could simply be the position of your thumb.

The Importance of Rhythm Guitar

17th June, 2021 by Mitch Laddie

It is all too often to become distracted by the shiny promise and glory of lead guitar, but without solid rhythm chops, are you leaving the most important skills behind?

Improving Your Guitar Speed

4th June, 2021 by Stuart Shields

So, you’ve arrived at the speedy part of that solo or have designs on melting some faces with your alternate picking. Hold on champ, before you reach for the metronome here are some tips to muse over