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Published: Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:32:45 +0000

 



The 100 Greatest Guitar Solos of All Time

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

The top 100 rated guitar solos of all time with details on the guitarist, the guitars used and solo notes



11 Simple Guitar Lessons for Absolute Beginners

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learning to play guitar is a challenge, but with this series of free online guitar lessons, complete with popular songs to practice, you'll begin to improve immediately



Start Your First Free Guitar Lesson Right Here

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

An online guide, containing free guitar lessons to help you play play guitar. Pull out that old guitar in the basement, and you can start learning within minutes



Learn 'Twinkle Twinkle Little Star' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn how to play Twinkle Twinkle Little Star on the guitar. Here is the guitar tab and chords to play Twinkle Twinkle Little Star on the guitar.



Learn the 8 Guitar Chords Every Beginner Needs...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Here are the eight most essential beginner guitar chords that any new guitarist needs to learn, in order to start playing songs.



10 Songs You Can Learn on Guitar Right Away

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

If you're new to the guitar, here are the first ten songs you should learn to play. Features full instruction for learning chords for each song



Learn These 90s Songs on Guitar Now

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

If you're a child of the 1990s who is learning to play guitar, this is a list of easy to play songs from the 1990s, with instruction on how to play each. Includes chords, Spotify links, and more



Become a Guitar Tab Expert in 5 Minutes

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A detailed explanation of how to read guitar tablature, so you can use the tens of thousands of guitar tabs on the web.



Top 60s Songs for Acoustic Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

If you're a fan of music from the 1960s, here is a list of guitar chords for some of the most popular songs from that decade. Includes guitar chords, Spotify links, performance tips and more



Learn 5 Ways to Play a Pentatonic Scale on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

The pentatonic scale is one of the most commonly used in all styles of music. This lesson walks guitarists through learning to play the major and minor pentatonic scale in five positions, all over the guitar fretboard.



10 Guitar Tabs for Fingerpicking Beginners

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Once you've gotten comfortable using a pick, you may want to tackle the basics of fingerpicking on the guitar.



Here's a Bunch of 80s Songs You Can Play on...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Fans of 80s music will find a list of some of the best 1980s music to play on the acoustic guitar. Includes links to tab and free audio versions of the songs



Learn 'The Alphabet Song' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn how to play The Alphabet Song on the guitar. Here is the guitar tab and chords to play the children's song The Alphabet Song on the guitar.



Guitar for Beginners: How to Strengthen Your...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Lesson two of an online guide to starting to play guitar. In this lesson, we cover minor chords, an e phrygian scale, strumming patterns, and playing songs.



Play These Great Songs from the 80s on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Looking to play some 80s music on your electric guitar? Here is a list of free guitar tab, along with links to free audio, that can teach you how to play your favorite music from the 1980s



6 Tips to Improve Your Lead Guitar Skills

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

If you are struggling with your lead guitar playing, here is a collection of tips to help improve your guitar solos.



13 Heavy Metal Guitar Tabs Even Beginners...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A hand-picked list of heavy metal tabs that are geared for the novice guitarist. Including links to free audio and tab



9 Easy Songs for Beginners to Learn on Electric...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A list of some great, easy to play electric guitar riffs, with links to tab so you can get started learning right now



Learn All About the Acoustic Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

For novice guitarists, a profile of the six string acoustic guitar, designed to give you the information you need to pick an instrument to learn on



Learn These Classic Country Songs on Guitar Now

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Guitar chords, performance tips and links to audio for some of the most popular classic country and western songs ever recorded, from Tammy Wynette to Willie Nelson.



Learn the Chords to 'O Holy Night'

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn how to play O Holy Night on the guitar. Here are the correct guitar chords and lyrics for the Christmas Carol O Holy Night



Guitar Chord Library

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

There are thousands of chords to learn on guitar. This handy page provides illustrations of hundreds of different guitar chords



Learn These Kid's Songs on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Guitar chords for many classic children's songs. You'll also find children's song lyrics here.



How to Change Strings on an Acoustic or...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Changing guitar strings can be an intimidating process, but it's something that every guitarist must learn to do. Learn to change strings on an acoustic guitar with this step-by-step visual guide.



Chords and Lyrics for Silver Bells

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

If you're looking for Christmas songs to play on guitar, Silver Bells is a great easy choice. Here you'll find guitar chords and lyrics in an easy to print format



Learn Songs from the 1970s on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

If you're a fan of music from the 1970s, here is a list of guitar chords for some of the most popular songs from that decade. Includes guitar chords, Spotify links, performance tips and more



Learn These Christmas Songs on Your Guitar...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn over 50 Christmas songs on guitar for free, using the included instructional videos, performance tips, chord charts and Carol lyrics.



Are Your Children Ready for Guitar Lessons?

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A guide for parents on when their children are ready to begin taking formal guitar lessons, with tips on introducing younger kids to guitar



8 Beginner Acoustic Guitars You'll Want to Buy...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Looking for beginner acoustic guitar recommendations? Here are ten low cost acoustic guitars that should get you started strumming, while keeping your bankbook happy. Hand-picked by your About.com Guideto Guitar.



Tune Your Guitar With This Simple Guide

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

This illustrated tutorial teaches you how to tune your guitar. Following these steps will allow you to keep your guitar in tune.



Learn How to Play These Love Songs for Your...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Stuck for romantic Valentines Day ideas? Here's a collection of romantic love song lyrics and guitar tab, that you can sing to your special someone this Valentines Day, or on any other special day. Love songs range from sweet to totally cheesy.



Learn How to Play Funk Guitar with This Guide

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

An online funk guitar lesson designed to introduce guitarists to the world of funk music. Included are common funk chords, funk rhythms, mp3 clips and tablature of music by James Brown, Kool and the Gang, The Temptations and more.



A Step-by-Step Guide to Changing Your Acoustic...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Changing guitar strings can be an intimidating process, but it's something that every guitarist must learn to do. Learn to change strings on an acoustic guitar with this step-by-step visual guide.



Beginner's Guide to Playing a Guitar Solo

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

n this two-part series on learning the basics of improvising, we study how to play a blues scale, plus go over basic techniques like note bending, and vibrato.



Learn to Play 'Baa, Baa, Black Sheep' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn how to play Baa, Baa, Black Sheep on the guitar. Includes performance tips on how to play the children's song Baa, Baa, Black Sheep on the guitar.



Guitar for Beginners: Learn Open Chords,...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Lesson three of an online guide to starting to play guitar. In this lesson, we cover nine major and minor chords, a blues scale, strumming patterns, and learn many songs.



Will Chubby Fingers Impact Your Guitar Playing?

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Worried about fat fingers with regards to playing guitar? It is a concern I hear a lot, often from slightly older gentlemen who have briefly tinkered with the guitar, but didn't feel like they were having any success. Here is some advice for those guitarists



Using a Guitar Capo Chart to Play Tough Key...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Capos allow guitarists to play in tricky keys using basic open chords, however figuring out which fret to place the capo at can be confusing. The following guitar capo chart can help make this task simpler.



Learn Open G Guitar Tuning in 30 Seconds

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

This tutorial on open G tuning includes illustrations of how to play popular songs in open G on guitar.



What You Need to Know About Alternate Guitar...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

This alternate tuning guide is a tutorial on how to play guitar in different open tunings. Includes tuning tips, mp3s, guitar tab, links to lessons, and more.



The 4 Best Bass Guitars for Beginners

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Looking for a beginner bass that will provide you with an excellent instrument to learn on, without breaking the bank? Look no further... here are some specific recommendations for beginner bass guitars, from your About.com Guide to Guitar.



Cool Facts About the Stairway to Heaven Guitar...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Jimmy Page's guitar solo on Stairway to Heaven is one of the classic Led Zeppelin moments. Read all about Jimmy Page's guitar solo on Stairway to Heaven, including the guitar he used, and more.



Tuning Your Ukulele

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Step by step instructions for how guitarists on how to go about tuning a ukulele



A Step-by-Step Guide to Changing Your Electric...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to change the strings on your electric guitar, via this illustrated electric guitar string changing tutorial.



Learn to Play 'Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes'...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to play the kids song 'Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes' on guitar. Includes a printable PDF.



Learn to Use a Capo to Improve Your Guitar...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

The guitar capo is an essential tool for all guitarists. Learn the strengths and weaknesses of different capos, when to use one, and which capo to buy



Rock Out with These 5 Electric Guitars for...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Thinking of making your first electric guitar purchase? Looking for recommendations on which guitar is the best to buy? Here are five of the best low-cost guitars on the market.



What You Need to Know About Your New Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Guidance about how to prepare and maintain your instrument, as well as provide you with the foundational knowledge required to start learning guitar.



How to Read Guitar Chord Charts

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

An explanation of how guitarists should interpret the little chord diagrams you see everywhere in guitar music and tablature.



Try These Easy Nirvana Guitar Tabs

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A collection of easy to play Nirvana guitar tabs, complete with helpful performance tips, links to audio, and more



Ready to Rock? Learn to Play Power Chords

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn power chords, note names on the sixth and fifth string, strumming patterns, and a bunch more songs to play in guitar lesson four.



Here's How You Figure Out Chords to a Song

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learning to figure out how to play your favorite songs by listening to them on CD is a skill that can be mastered with practice. Part three examines how to figure out chords.



Learn 'If You're Happy and You Know It' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to play 'If You're Happy and You Know It' on guitar. Includes lyrics, chords and performance tips for this and other kid songs.



Make Guitar Chords Easier with This Tool

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Outlines how to use a capo to make difficult guitar chords simpler to play. Includes simple instruction for making the best use of your guitar capo.



Learn to Play a Major Scale in Every Position...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Interested in learning to play the major scale all over the fretboard, and also learn the modes of the major scale in the process? Check out this series of major scale diagrams.



Scared of Playing Guitar? Here are the 9...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

It is easy to play many chords on guitar using only two fingers. Use this guide to learn the easiest to play guitar chords, which you can use to play many songs



Learn These Folk Songs on Guitar Now

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A hand selected list of easy to play folk songs on guitar



Everything You Need to Know About Frets on the...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Here is everything you need to know about what a fret is on the guitar, and why it matters.



Easy Guitar Tabs - Simple guitar tabs to play,...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Looking for easy songs to play on guitar? Download a hand-selected group of simple songs here, listed by artist.



How to Play Along With Chords on Bass

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn about chords and what to do when playing along with chords on bass. This article can teach you what chords are and how to use them in your bass playing.



Learn to Play a Classic: Guitar Tab and Lyrics...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

If you're looking for guitar tab or lyrics of the Tom Petty song Free Fallin', you'll find tabs, lyrics, and more here.



Here's How You Play a C Chord on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to play a C major chord on guitar in this lesson aimed at beginner guitarists.



Musicians on a Budget Will Love This Free...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Looking for blank staff paper to download and print? Look no further, here is free printable staff paper, blank guitar tab sheets, and empty chord charts to write your sheet music on.



Learning Guitar - Figuring Out Songs From CDs

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learning to figure out how to play your favorite songs by listening to them on CD is a skill that can be mastered with practice. Part two examines how to tune your guitar to the recording.



Should I Play Electric or Acoustic Guitar?

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Trying to figure out whether it's best to learn on an acoustic or electric guitar? This feature should help to provide insight into what's better for a beginner to start playing guitar on.



Learn to Play November Rain Like Slash

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Details on how to play November Rain by Guns n' Roses



Learn How to Guitar Solo Using These Techniques

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Take the first steps towards learning to play guitar solos, in this concise, informative lesson aimed at beginner and intermediate guitarists.



Learn the Basics of Guitar Strumming with This...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Having trouble getting your guitar playing to sound as good as other guitarists you hear? There's a good chance part of your problem is you haven't learned to strum properly. Get back to basics with this beginner strumming tutorial.



Learn to Play 'London Bridge is Falling Down'...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn how to play London Bridge is Falling Down on the guitar. Here is the guitar tab and chords to play London Bridge is Falling Down on the guitar.



Learn to Play 'Bingo' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to play the children's song BINGO on guitar. Includes lyrics, chords and performance tips.



9 Ukulele Chords You Should Know

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A brief ukulele lesson outlining how to play a simple C major chord



You'll Learn a 12-Bar Blues in This Easy Guitar...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Lesson five of a guide to playing guitar. We cover sharps and flats, barre chord basics, strumming patterns, and include lots of songs to learn



Learn to Play 'Hokey Pokey' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to play the children's song Hokey Pokey on guitar. Includes chords, lyrics, performance tips and a brief history of the song.



What You Need in Order to Play Bass Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Use this list of the bass guitar equipment you need to begin playing. Learn what gear is necessary to begin playing bass guitar and what accessories will come in handy.



Learn the Solo for 'Comfortably Numb' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Guitar tablature and amp/guitar information about Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour's solo on Comfortably Numb. Also features Comfortably Numb bass tab.



Learn 'Billy Boy' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to play the children's song Billy Boy on guitar. Features chords, lyrics and a printable PDF format



How to Play the G Major Chord on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Here's how to play a G major chord in open position



How to Choose the Right Strings for Your Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

By learning about the different string options available for your guitar, you can find the strings which strike the best balance between great tone and playability



How to Tune Your Guitar in Open D

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A tutorial on how to play guitar in open D tuning. Includes tuning tips, mp3s, video lessons, guitar tab and more



Learn to Play 'Yankee Doodle' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn how to play Yankee Doodle on the guitar. Here are the chords to play Yankee Doodle on the guitar.



Learn the Fretboard with This Easy Guide

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

By learning the names of the notes on the guitar fretboard, guitarists can begin to play chords and solos all over the guitar neck



Learn to Play 'We Three Kings' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to play We Three Kings on guitar. Includes chords, lyrics and tab for this popular Christmas song.



9 Great Tabs for Learning the Blues

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A collection of blues guitar tablature to help improve your guitar skills while learning to play a bunch of new songs



Learn to Play 'The Farmer in the Dell' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn how to play the childrens song the Farmer in the Dell on the guitar. Here are the lyrics and guitar chords for the Farmer in the Dell



Learn to Read Bass Fretboard Diagrams

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

An in-depth explanation of bass fretboard diagrams. Learn about the layout of bass fretboard diagrams, how to read them and the meaning of various fretboard diagram symbols



Learn Everything You Need to Get Started...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A one stop page for the beginner guitarist, featuring lessons, guitar tabs, beginner guitar recommendations, and more



Learn to Play 'O Susanna' on Guitar

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn to play Stephen Foster's Oh Susanna on guitar. Includes lyrics, chords and performance tips.



Twelve Days of Christmas

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn how to play Twelve Days of Christmas on the guitar. Here are the lyrics to play Twelve Days of Christmas on the guitar.



What You Should Know About Bass Scales

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A detailed look at bass scales. Learn about what a scale is, what kinds of scales there are, and the terminology used to talk about them. Find out how to play scales on the bass and learn about different finger patterns and hand positions.



Parts of the Bass Guitar - Overview

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn about the parts of the bass guitar. Find out what each different part of the bass does.



Learn 'Santa Claus is Coming to Town' on Guitar...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn the classic Christmas song Santa Claus is Coming to Town on the guitar. Both the standard version and the Springsteen version have been included here.



How to Overcome Dead and Muffled Strings

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Having problems getting your guitar chords to ring? Dead or muffled strings getting you down? Take a look at these tips, which should have your guitar chords ringing sweetly in no time.



How to Write Songs in Minor Keys

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

An in depth article on how to write better chord progressions in minor keys. Lots of great info here for songwriters of all levels.



Everything You Need to Know About Open C Tuning

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

A quick tutorial on how to play guitar in open C tuning. Includes tuning tips, mp3s, guitar tab, links to lessons, and more.



Learn an Easy Bminor Chord on Guitar Now

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Here's a step by step tutorial on how to play a basic Bminor chord on guitar.



Beginner Guitar Lesson Six

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Lesson six of an online guide to starting to play guitar. In this lesson, learn the basics of playing barre chords



Van Halen's "Eruption" Guitar Solo

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Eruption solo notes, plus other interesting information about Eddie Van Halen's guitar playing on the classic Van Halen song Eruption.



Improve Your Guitar Skills with This Beginner's...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

One aspect of learning guitar that is rarely discussed in detail is the use of strumming patterns. Learning a few basic strums will allow novice guitarists to sound like a pro. This lesson gives detail on some of these easy patterns.



How to Learn the Note Names on the Bass

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

Learn the basics of musical note names and how to figure out note names on bass. Get useful tips on how to quickly find the notes you want.



All You Wanted to Know about Michael Jackson's...

2016-09-24T11:32:45Z

No matter what you think of the self proclaimed King of Pop, Michael Jackson always used only the finest, and most popular guitarists on his records.