Newsletter October-November 2015



The October-November edition is now online!

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iTunes Downloads

New Columns

This edition's guest columnists are writing about position shifts when shredding, playing in the Chet Atkins style, and practicing more effectively, all delivered directly to your web browser. We've got seven fresh columns altogether - all written by by returning columnists.

Mike Campese has returned with another technique column, "Shredding With Position Shifts". Tom Hess is back with a quintuple shot of columnar expresso with "Why Some Guitar Teachers Are More Successful Than Everyone Else", along with "Why You Aren't Beating The Guitar Teaching Competition In Your City", "The Four Worst Fears Of Guitar Players", "The Worst Questions To Ask About Building A Music Career". and "How To Practice Guitar More Effectively And Eliminate Mistakes". Finally, guitarist Simon Candy returns with his article "Awesome Guitar Techniques In The Style Of Chet Atkins".

Mike Campese -
"Shredding With Position Shifts"

Tom Hess -
"Why Some Guitar Teachers..."

Simon Candy -
"Awesome Guitar Techniques..."

Tom Hess -
"Why You Aren't Beating The Guitar..."

Tom Hess -
"The Four Worst Fears..."

Tom Hess -
"The Worst Questions To Ask..."

Tom Hess -
"How To Practice Guitar More Effectively..."

New Interviews

The October update includes a new interview with Argentinian guitarist Marcelo Roascio.

Marcelo Roascio


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In Conclusion

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Dan McAvinchey
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