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Recent Lesson Additions to Guitar Lessons Accessible to Subscribers

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Power Picking with Preshant Aswani #8: Day 7: Sweep Technique

In the day 7 lesson, Preshant introduces you to what is commonly referred to as sweep picking. This technique allows for fast and efficient scale and arpeggio runs.
  • Jan 17th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Power Picking with Preshant Aswani #7: Day 6: Adding Complexity

Day 6 in the picking workout consists of making the most recent lick you learned more complex. You'll be adding new notes and incorporating hybrid picking.
  • Jan 16th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #9: More Slash Style Licks, Part 1

Here are even more Slash style licks that you can integrate into all of your playing, not just Slash songs. If you can master these, you'll be a rock god!
  • Jan 13th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #8: Triad Based Slash Licks

These are some great "shapes" to get into your playing that are a very signature part of Slash's sound. Both easy and effective, you'll be getting ever closer to the Slash sound!
  • Jan 12th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #7: Lead Licks and Solo in the Style of Paradise City

Now that Will has shown us a couple of Slash licks and techniques, we return to the track done in the style of Paradise City, and get a really cool Slash style solo going!
  • Jan 11th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #6: Slash's Techniques

In this lesson, Will takes a closer look at some of Slash's expressive techniques. Vibrato, bending and legato playing is at the top of the list!
  • Jan 10th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #5: The Slash "Lick"

Here's a Slash style lick that will get you out of the pentatonic mindset, and get you using the minor scale. Will also shows you how to make the adjustment to use it in a major context as well.
  • Jan 9th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #4: Chord Elements In the Style of Paradise City

We've learned the riff, now Will takes a look at some chord elements done in the style of the song "Paradise City". Open power chords and arpeggios highlight this lesson!
  • Jan 8th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #3: Riff In the Style of Paradise City

Here's a classic sounding riff from Will done in the style of the song "Paradise City". This is a great riff for beginner and intermediate players alike!
  • Jan 7th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Power Picking with Preshant Aswani #6: Day 5: Adding Octaves

Lesson 6 is all about discovering how to move licks into higher and lower octaves. You'll be using the lick you learned in the previous lesson and moving it to different strings.
  • Jan 6th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Power Picking with Preshant Aswani #5: Day 4: Multiple Strings

In lesson 5, Preshant offers up a new lick to study that will incorporate multiple strings. This will work on your picking accuracy across those multiple strings and add more texture to your playing.
  • Jan 5th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Power Picking with Preshant Aswani #4: Day 3: Hybrid Picking

Day three of Preshant's 30 day picking technique course introduces the concept of hybrid picking. You'll start of slow and simple with this one and gradually add complexity in the next several lessons.
  • Jan 4th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Power Picking with Prashant Aswani #3: Day 2: Adding Hammer-ons

In day two's exercise you'll be looking at the same lick from day one, but this time adding different dynamic through use of hammer-ons.
  • Jan 3rd, 2017 at 1:02 pm CST

Power Picking with Preshant Aswani #2: Day 1: Pentatonic Lick

Day one of power picking introduces a pentatonic lick to get you started. Nothing fancy here, just work on your basic alternating pick strategy.
  • Jan 1st, 2017 at 10:00 am CST

Power Picking with Prashant Aswani #1: Power Picking with Prashant Aswani: Series Introduction

JamPlay welcomes back Prashant Aswani for an in-depth skill based challenge series to boost your lead and picking skills. During the course of this lesson series, you will be provided a new lick each day to get under your fingers. These licks are used as vehicles to introduce new and more difficult picking and fretting techniques to your repertoire. You will also be practicing along with Prashant each day over a 3 minute looped backing track.
  • Dec 31st, 2016 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #2: Things You Should Know About Slash

To start out this series, Will is going to go over some key elements to Slash's style, including how he gets his iconic tone.
  • Dec 30th, 2016 at 10:00 am CST

Style of Slash #1: Series Introduction

There's no doubt that Slash is one of the most influential guitarists to come out of the decade of the 80's. In the series introduction, Will gives you a sneak peek of what you can expect from this rockin' series!
  • Dec 29th, 2016 at 10:00 am CST

Play Songs By Ear #2: The Sound of the Major Scale

Utilizing the visual element of a piano keyboard, and your ears (of course), Don walks through the intervals of the Major Scale.
  • Dec 28th, 2016 at 10:00 am CST
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