Guitar Nine Columns: Video Enhanced Column

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Enjoy over 25 years of staff columns, guest columns, interviews and more!

August-September 2020
Guitar Haus

Studio wizard Tom Scholz literally altered the trajectory of my life.

August-September 2020
Tommaso Zillio

The perils of an out-of-balance guitar practice.

August-September 2020
Tommaso Zillio

The perils of an out-of-balance guitar practice.

August-September 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Learn all the little tricks that are easy to underestimate but make the difference.

June-July 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Using the Pitch Axis technique to express emotion.

June-July 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Create some threatening sounds with your guitar.

June-July 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Decide to choose modal harmony in your solos.

June-July 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Don't spend more cash on guitars, effect pedals, and ampsm - better tone for free.

April-May 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Hit the 'EASY' button - ear training ideas for the rest of us.

April-May 2020
Tommaso Zillio

What we are being told by traditional music theory, is a load of crap.

April-May 2020
Tommaso Zillio

A basic skill you need to have - here's how to get it.

April-May 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Learning a tune by heart - where to begin and how to make it sound natural.

February-March 2020
Tommaso Zillio

The more you get to know chords the better time you will having using them.

February-March 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Control your dynamics by controlling the force of your picking.

February-March 2020
Tommaso Zillio

You'll sound “outside” once you have mastered the “inside sound”.

February-March 2020
Tommaso Zillio

Creating unlimited licks using the pentatonic scale.

December-January 2019
Tommaso Zillio

The pentatonic scale contains 5 notes; the melodic combinations you have to work with are endless.

December-January 2019
Tommaso Zillio

Creativity takes practice, just like anything else.

December-January 2019
Vlad De Briansky

Learn the essence of blues, in the key of G.

December-January 2019
Tommaso Zillio

It’s really not about how fast technically advanced it is, but rather how it is phrased.

October-November 2019
Tommaso Zillio

Let's get those creative wheels turning, shall we?

August-September 2019
Tommaso Zillio

Koto on guitar - let's get exotic, shall we?

June-July 2019
Tommaso Zillio

Let's see what we can do to overcome our hand's size.

April-May 2019
Tommaso Zillio

Think outside the box when it feels like you've already played everything of which you feel capable.

April-May 2019
Tommaso Zillio

This article is a great place to start if you are ready to learn music theory in a more useful and effective way.

April-May 2019
Tommaso Zillio

Did you know? Professional guitarists may spend at least 30% of their time refining this skill.

February-March 2019
Vlad De Briansky

Remember: your unique intuition is the most important asset you possess.

February-March 2019
Tommaso Zillio

Which instrument should you be using, and is it possible to get away with not using one at all?

December-January 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Consider taking your playing to the next level - and melt some minds.

December-January 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Tommaso compares and contrasts CAGED and pentatonic scale systems.

October-November 2018
Tommaso Zillio

It's a misconception that inspiration is something that just appears out of thin air.

August-September 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Write an inspirational song that people actually want to listen to by incorporating different keys.

August-September 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Write an inspirational song that people actually want to listen to by incorporating different keys.

June-July 2018
Simon Candy

Learn the sophisticated, awe inspired, and flat out mind-blowing style of percussive acoustic guitar.

June-July 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Is learning music theory is the way to go, or, will it drain your potential?

June-July 2018
Chris Byrd

Deepen your knowledge of the Minor Pentatonic scale, free yourself from the “5 boxes slavery”, expand your phrasing vocabulary and stimulate your creativity.

June-July 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Learning to use musical form will help you "cast" an idea into an entire song.

April-May 2018
Simon Candy

Play great songs such as “Landslide”, "Dust In The Wind" and "The Boxer".

April-May 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Tommaso delves into guitar solo harmonies - they are not as hard as they look.

February-March 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Take you guitar playing to the next level with Tommaso's best advice for the intermediate player.

February-March 2018
Tommaso Zillio

Tips on how to ready yourself for your next burst of songwriting inspiration.

February-March 2018
Tom Hess Opus 2

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

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