Newsletter August-September 2015



The August-September edition is now online!

Over 1100 instrumental guitarists, guitar-oriented guitarists and guitar-heavy bands are selling downloads through Apple's iTunes site. Every click-through supports the work done on this site!

iTunes Downloads

New Columns

This edition's guest columnists are writing about soloing with chords, correcting technique and arpeggio magic, all delivered directly to your web browser. We've got six fresh columns altogether - all written by by returning columnists.

Mike Campese has returned with another great column, "Major Triad Arpeggios". Tom Hess is back with another quadruple shot of columnar expresso with "How To Quickly Correct Your Guitar Playing Problems", along with "Six Ways To Attract Tons Of New Guitar Students", "The Secret To Becoming A Successful Professional Musician", and "How To Clean Up Your Blues Guitar Licks". Finally, guitarist Simon Candy returns with his article "Chords Are Not Just For Rhythm Playing".

Tom Hess -
"How To Quickly Correct..."

Mike Campese -
"Major Triad Arpeggios"

Simon Candy -
"Chords Are Not Just..."

Tom Hess -
"Six Ways To Attract..."

Tom Hess -
"The Secret..."

Tom Hess -
"How To Clean Up..."

New Interviews

The August update includes two new interviews: Canadian guitarist Gary Borden and guitar player Paul Bibbins.

Paul Bibbins

Gary Borden


Click to view a selection of t-shirts and other Guitar Nine gear available from


The Home Studio Registry

For over 19 years we've offered a free listing on the Home Studio Registry. Join the Registry to meet and hook up with other Home Studio owners like yourself to discuss gear, techniques, maintenance or production.

Home Studio Registry

In Conclusion

As always, your comments, support and feedback are appreciated.
Dan McAvinchey
Guitar Nine