Guitar Nine Columns: Guest Columnists

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Enjoy over 20 years of staff columns, guest columns, interviews and more!

April-May 2013

It takes most guitar players many years before they learn how to practice guitar in a way that is both productive and enjoyable.

April-May 2013

How to remember the notes on guitar once and for all and become a more creative guitarist in the process.

April-May 2013

Buckner`s recent conversation with Tom Hess offers guitar practice tips.

April-May 2013

Explaining inside/outside picking, and how it can help you alternate pick difficult passages.

February-March 2013

Buckner`s recent conversation with Tom Hess featuring a critique of common guitar playing advice.

February-March 2013

Here are some great ways to overcome guitar practice challenges.

February-March 2013

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney reminds you to create a newsletter your fans want to read.

February-March 2013

Improve your own guitar playing abilities by simply understanding the entire story behind what makes Yngwie so underrated.

February-March 2013

Showing you how to apply 5/8 time to your playing and how to change meters smoothly.

February-March 2013

Let`s have a look at some of the problems that may prevent you and many other blues players from realizing their musical potential.

December-January 2012

Connect with our audience; stirring up emotions while avoiding negative emotions.

December-January 2012

Virtuoso classical guitarist and instructor Jamie Andreas has an answer for you - but the devil is in the details.

December-January 2012

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney discusses the difference was between a victor and victim.

December-January 2017

Anyone (including yourself) can learn to develop creativity by using the proven methods and strategies for reaching this goal.

December-January 2012

Music industry guru Christopher Knab believes ignorant, misinformed musicians are a menace to themselves.

December-January 2012

There are many ways a deal can happen and bring mutual benefits for the endorsed and endorser.

December-January 2012

Here it is, it`s right here, it`s here now and it`s right here for you - scale practicing that opens up creative options.

December-January 2012

To become an excellent 7 string guitar player, you will need to fully understand how to overcome any challenges that arise with your new instrument.

December-January 2012

Here`s how to play in 4/4 time, switch time signatures and remain in time.

December-January 2012

Buckner`s recent conversation with Tom Hess on how to become a successful pro musician.

October-November 2012

Virtuoso classical guitarist and instructor Jamie Andreas helps you become the greatest guitarist and musician you can possibly be.

October-November 2012

By learning about the music industry from a professional who has already done big things, you will be much more likely to succeed in your own music career.

October-November 2012

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney reminds us that a huge percentage of artists either forgot or never learned that a show is an experience for their fans.

October-November 2012

Michael Knight shares some ideas for keeping a positive light on your band.

October-November 2012

Take a small pattern and turn it into a larger phrase that will sound cohesive.

October-November 2012

Mike brings up some of the typical reasons why so many guitarists are unable to improve their musical skills.

October-November 2012

Shedding light on modes for those of you that are reaching out for new ideas to add to your musical armoury.

August-September 2012

When you find a group of musicians that you write, perform and hang with and can trust, well you may have won a lottery in life.

August-September 2012

Virtuoso classical guitarist and instructor Jamie Andreas provides some clarity on the subject of scales.

August-September 2012

Backstage warm ups take on their own quirks, stories and connections that help to explain their success and approach to their music.

August-September 2012

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney implores you to keep from throwing away your passion.

August-September 2012

Playing high-pitched squeals that are so important in the style of metal players (and others).

August-September 2012

Here you`ll get essential tips to help you achieve the success you are striving for.

August-September 2012

Mike Campese introduces you to a cool scale sequence that is not commonly used.

August-September 2012

Mike discusses one of the most effective methods for practicing chord changes.

August-September 2012

If you hold the belief that it is wrong to try to make money with your musical talents, do not read any further - please don`t read this.

June-July 2012

Here is a technique used by the pros to adjust a guitar neck for proper intonation.

June-July 2012

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney helps you get more fans to your shows when sending event invitations through Facebook.

June-July 2012

Music industry guru Christopher Knab reminds us we have to adapt to technological and economic changes, as uncomfortable as that may be.

June-July 2012

Five of the very best guitar kids from the past two months in a video format. You can submit your most terrifying videos.

June-July 2012

Building on the last two columns, Mike wraps up the series with a G minor arpeggio progression.

June-July 2012

Having the ability to record your guitar parts very quickly and efficiently in the studio will maximize your music career opportunities.

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