New 2020 Guitarist Toolkit

Blues & Rock

Essential resources to move blues and rock players forward

The 2020 Blues and Rock Toolkit provides a Smörgåsbord of content that guitarists of all skill levels will love. As these genres are closely related, we've curated some of the best licks, lessons and JamTracks we have ever produced into one cohesive package. On the blues side, we traverse the nation covering Piedmont, Delta, Chicago, Memphis, and New Orleans. For Rock players, we cover everything from gentle acoustic rock to hard rock and everything in between.

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44 Lessons

44 lessons in 5 seperate packs, with full supplemental material.

68 JamTracks

68 custom play along tracks are included for effective practice.

4k & 1080p

All lessons are filmed in 4k with 7 cameras and delivered in 1080p.

Core Topics

Guided practice for the core techniques for developing guitarists.

Tabs & GPX

All tabs and notation included in PDF and Guitar Pro formats.

Lifetime Access

Unlimited downloads. Save all files and own them for life.

This Toolkit Contains the Following:

Piedmont & Delta Blues

Complete Course: New for 2020

Learn the basics of acoustic fingerstyle blues

Take a ride through the early history of acoustic blues with accomplished fingerstyle player Mike Tolle. Start with basics like dead thumb bass and strumming and then dig deeper into the many techniques and styles of early American blues. You will learn patterns and licks in various common blues keys and walk away with a deep knowledge of fingerstyle blues playing.

16 Lessons

4k & 1080p

Tabs

Purpose

This course is all about taking you from the basics to more advanced techniques.

The first two lessons focus on thumb picking and blues chord patterns. The next several focus on arpeggios and scales, giving you a backbone of knowledge to start in to the third portion of the course, which focuses on applying these skills to various patterns and styles of acoustic blues playing.

Focus

Presented by Mike Tolle, we cover:
  • Exercises inspired by classic blues styles and players
  • Learn how to incorporate your thumb in to chord playing
  • Incorporate scales and arpeggios and see how they fit into common patterns
  • Play classic blues styles and riffs in to context of a complete chord progression
  • Work up your fingerstyle chops
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Hard Rock History

2020 Lick Pack

Learn fundamental skills and explore the evolution of the genre

Join William Roberts for a journey spanning the history of Hard Rock. Starting in England with the emergence of a heavier blues influenced sound, all the way through the current iteration of the genre featuring new voicings and techniques. This pack covers the full sonic spectrum and history of hard rock with 5 exclusive licks, 5 awesome lessons, and 10 monstrous JamTrack Packs!

10 Lessons

4k & 1080p

10 JamTracks

Tabs

Purpose

This pack is for people who want to learn how to play guitar in the style of their early hard rock heros. Build your hard rock chops and become more familiar with the style.

Incorporate minor scales and classical stylings into your playing. Expand your riff vocabulary. Level up your heavy playing and crank your amplifier up to 11!

Focus

Presented by William Roberts, we cover:
  • 5 licks and 5 lessons make for a fully rounded journey in to heavy rock
  • Start with basic blues inspired riffs
  • Learn to play using techniques inspired by rock guitar heros
  • Play along with hard rock JamTracks to hone your style
  • Lessons and riffs inspired by the history of early hard rock
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Memphis & New Orleans Blues

2020 Lick Pack

Learn quintessential blues licks in the styles of the masters.

Join DJ Phillips and take a trip up the "Mighty Miss" following the evolution of the Blues. This pack will provide you with the tools needed to work your way through the birth of a genre. From New Orleans, and Tennessee to Chicago, and St. Louis - these tasty licks influenced by the masters themselves will help you traverse the interesting and complicated history of the blues.

18 Lessons

4k & 1080p

18 JamTracks

Tabs

Purpose

This Lick Pack is all about learning the techniques and styles of the blues masters as the genre evolved.

Geared for the late beginner to immediate player, these 18 individual licks and accompanying JamTracks will help you fill out your guitarist lexicon to cover the styles and influences of pillars of the blues genre.

Focus

Presented by DJ Phillips, we cover:
  • Licks written in the style of the most recognizable names in Blues
  • Learn how to play over changing rythym patterns
  • Hone your blues playing skills with the expansive backing tracks
  • Learn how to incorporate them into your own playing.
  • Practice in a musical context with 18 play-along tracks.
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Blues Jam Sessions

2020 JamTrack Pack

Maximize your ability to play blues rhythm and solos in any situation.

Blues music is a storied tradition that goes back nearly a century, but it’s alive and well today. If you’re interested in learning how to play this classic style of music, or if you want to challenge yourself to new heights, you are in the right place. Enjoy 20 unique practice tracks that cover every facet and style of blues music, old and new.

20 JamTracks

Stems Included

Tabs

Purpose

Tracks 1-13 feature variations on the most important feels and chord progressions to prepare you for mastering the genre, and Tracks 14-20 feature more unique changes and feels that are sure to put your skills to the test.

Working with both electric and acoustic guitar, these tracks are sure to provide endless practicing opportunities for beginning and advanced players alike.

Focus

Presented by Alex Scott, we cover:
  • Acoustic and electric play-along tracks.
  • Played by real session musicians in a pro studio.
  • Improve your lead playing by practicing with a blues band.
  • Progress from beginner to more advanced tracks.
  • Features high-quality stems so you can customize and remix the tracks.
Included free with your all access pass. Own it for life, and download all files to your devices.

Rock Jam Sessions

2020 JamTrack Pack

Maximize your ability to play rock rhythm and solos in any situation.

Guitar is one of the most versatile instruments in the musical world; almost every genre has room for six strings. But there is one genre that arguably features the guitar more prominently than any other, and that’s rock and roll. This killer anthology includes 20 JamTracks designed to take you through the most common styles and eras of rock music. Whether you are into golden oldies or modern prog, there’s a track here for every taste.

20 JamTracks

Stems Included

Tabs

Purpose

From acoustic rock to modern hard rock bordering on metal, this pack contains 20 tracks inspired by some of the most popular songs in rock history.

Geared towards all skill levels, beginners will be able to open their favorite track and jam along knowing nothing more than a single pentatonic scale position while advanced players will appreciate the songmanship and creativity.

Focus

Presented by Alex Scott, we cover:
  • Inspired by iconic songs the ooze guitarisms.
  • Recorded by real session musicians in a pro studio.
  • Improve your lead playing by practicing with a rock band.
  • Progress from beginner to more advanced tracks.
  • Features high-quality stems so you can customize and remix the tracks.
Included free with your all access pass. Own it for life, and download all files to your devices.
Blues & Rock

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