New 2020 Guitarist Toolkit

Electric Learning

Forge ahead and beyond basic riffs and noodling

Fallen into fretboard traps and want to play freely? At some point, it happens to all guitarists regardless of skill level. This Toolkit provides an excellent opportunity to break out of the box and expand your electric playing to become a more well-rounded and diverse player. By focusing on underutilized techniques, fretboard zones, and styles, these JamPlay teachers provide motivation and inspiration to break through creative and technique roadblocks.

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66 Lessons

66 lessons in 6 seperate packs, with full supplemental material.

66 JamTracks

66 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.

The Essentials

Fill gaps in your knowledge and improve your handling of core topics.

Tabs & GPX

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

This Toolkit Contains the Following:

Non-Traditional Tones

Complete Course: New for 2020

Explore wildly uncommon sound creation on your electric guitar.

The guitar is a wild and crazy instrument capable of producing a myriad of tones and sounds. Those sounds range from soft, lullaby and soothing tones to heavy chunking suitable for any metal aficionado. Did you know it's also capable to emulating other instruments, computers, animals and even the human voice? Allen VanWert takes you on a journey to find out how!

16 Lessons

4k & 1080p

Tabs

Purpose

This non-guitar sounds pack is designed to get you thinking about the guitar in an out of the box fashion. Listen to any modern recording and you will likely hear features and sound effects that enhance the feel of the song where it may otherwise be dull and repetitious.

By incorporating these sounds and others, you can add spice to your playing and wow your friends and family!

Focus

Presented by Allen Van Wert, we cover:
  • Explore 15 ways the guitar can emulate other instruments.
  • Allen VanWert reveals the secrets behind his robot tapping technique
  • Learn how to tap with six and eight fingers effectively
  • Explore 12 video game and computer based sounds.
  • Explore 10 animal sounds, including sounding like a Human.
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Fretboard Navigator

Complete Course: New for 2020

Learn to traverse the entire neck of the guitar.

As guitarists, it's easy to get comfortable with one area of the guitar. Whether that's in boxes or never moving out of the open position, there's a lot more range and potential that the guitar offers. In this course, William Roberts breaks down the fretboard into usable positions that help you travel from the open position to above the 12th fret.

15 Lessons

4k & 1080p

4 JamTracks

Tabs

Purpose

This mini-course is designed to expand the area of the neck that you feel comfortable using. Chunking the learning up into pentatonic, full diatonic and arpeggio patterns and sequences will help you discover the patterns and shapes that make traversing the neck effortless.

William goes on to help with practicing and thinking about the guitar in a more linear fashion.

Focus

Presented by William Roberts, we cover:
  • Explore major pentatonic positions
  • Explore minor pentatonic positions
  • Explore major scale positions
  • Explore minor scale positions
  • Learn to use the neck vertically and create your own scale shapes
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Wicked Whammy Techniques

Complete Course: New for 2020

Explore the whammy bar and take it as far as humanely possible.

Think the whammy bar is just for obnoxious players who divebomb to heck and back? Think again. Allen Van Wert fell in love with the whammy at first sight 20 years ago. Through the years, he has learned all the ways the whammy can sound right or wrong depending on one's viewpoint. In this pack, he dymystifies the whammy with licks and exercises to put the technique in capable hands. Your hands.

20 Lessons

4k & 1080p

20 JamTracks

Tabs

Purpose

Whether you are new to the whammy bar or are a more advanced player looking for new techniques, this lesson pack is perfect for you.

From simple and subtle vibrato techniques to divebombs and crazy intervalic melodies, these lessons will demystifiy the whammy bar and help you get the most out of it no matter your current knowledge and skill.

Focus

Presented by Allen Van Wert, we cover:
  • Simple techniques for subtle vibrato
  • Creating whammy-focused melodies
  • Short and wide intervalic playing
  • Divebombs and crazy sound effects techniques
  • Whammy maintenence and efficient use
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Chord Expansions

Complete Course: New for 2020

Taking the common open chord and making it shine all over the neck.

Give those tired old chords a new lease on life with chord theory and substitutions. If this sounds intimidating don't worry, Nick Kellie uses his method to teach anyone how to take a simple cowboy chord and play it all over the neck, with a tone as lush or subdued as you desire. Whether you want to freshen up stale songs, or achieve a more full sound at jam sessions and on recordings, this pack will help you achieve it.

15 Lessons

4k & 1080p

2 JamTracks

Tabs

Purpose

Got your open chords down and ready to expand to new voicings? This pack from Nick Kellie is the perfect way to expand basic chord vocabulary, building upon what you already know.

Learn chord voicings up the neck as Nick teaches you chord theory in a fun and relatable way. You will know how, when and why to use chord substitutions for a more sophisticated sound.

Focus

Presented by Nick Kellie, we cover:
  • Spice up common genres such as blues and pop in unusual ways.
  • Use chord harmony for added texture and emotion.
  • Expand your chord knowledge by learning how to create chord variations.
  • Learn chord families, chord extensions, and chord substitutions.
  • Know when and when not to use advanced chords for the desired effect.
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Best of Electric

2020 JamTrack Pack

Become a more well-rounded electric guitar player using these fun play-alongs.

Get out your guitar, crank up the volume and get ready to jam over some of the best JamTracks we have ever offered. Covering rock, blues, jazz, country and funk, these 20 professionally recorded JamTracks were inspired by some of the most well-known songs from each genre. Each track has it's own unique feel, inspiration and tempo, complete with stems so you can mix how you want.

20 JamTracks

Stems Included

Guide Tracks Included

Tabs

Purpose

These tracks are 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. More advanced players will appreciate the songmanship and creativity infused into these tracks providing the chance to use advanced scales, following the song's harmony.

Focus

Presented by Alex Scott, we cover:
  • 20 unique JamTracks covering 5 distinct genres.
  • Played by real session musicians in a pro studio.
  • Hours of inspiration and challenge in these great tracks.
  • A wide variety of tracks ranging from blues to funk.
  • 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.

Modern Soundscapes

2020 JamTrack Pack

Go beyond the standard genres and explore new musical frontiers.

Though most commonly associated with genres like rock, blues and country, amazing guitar parts can be found in a wide variety of modern styles of music. In this expansive new JamTrack pack, we look at the guitar’s role in a variety of intriguing genres, ranging from electronic and hip-hop to modern pop and soundtrack music. You’re sure to find inspiration and new approaches to playing in these 20 unique tunes.

20 JamTracks

Stems Included

Guide Tracks Included

Tabs

Purpose

Created exclusively for this toolkit, we've developed a fun way for veteran guitar players to break out of the rut and stop playing the same worn-out licks and riffs.

By playing over these new and unfamiliar genres, you will challenge yourself and broaden your horizons, ultimately making you a more capable guitarist.

Focus

Presented by Alex Scott, we cover:
  • Intriguing genres ranging from electronic and hip-hop to modern pop and soundtrack music.
  • Played by real session musicians in a pro studio.
  • Hours of inspiration and challenge in these great tracks.
  • Find inspiration and new approaches to playing.
  • 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.
Electric Learning

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