James Brown – “Get Up Sex Machine”

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This is a lesson on How to play “Get Up Sex Machine” by James Brown. The Godfather of Funk, this is a very cool, simple song. If you are just getting into playing funk it might be a bit challenging for you, so there’s an exercise after the song to help you get into playing funky rhythms. Check it out!

How To Harmonize Guitar Lines (Part 1)

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In this lesson I give a brief explanation (introduction) on How to Harmonize Guitar Lines. Explaining the simple intervals and a major scale followed by 2 examples from “Lack Of Comprehension” by Death and the famous riff from “Raining Blood” by Slayer.

Jimi Hendrix Sounds – Pedalboard Review

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In this video I am showing some of my pedals I’ve been using to get as close to Jimi Hendrix’s sound as possible.
The pedals are: CryBaby by Dunlop – Wah pedal
Fillmore Thunder by Elite Tone – Octave/Fuzz
SuperTube RS54 by Union – OD pedal
Plexi Tone by Carl Martin – OD/Distortion pedal
Vibe Machine by Dry Bell – Uni-Vibe pedal
For the amp I was using Guitar Rig’s preset – Little Jimi’s Wing.

Extended min7 arpeggio

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Really cool and easy pattern for the minor 7 arpeggios. It covers a lot of fretboard as well – 3 octaves! The example is taken from Slayer’s “Seasons In The Abyss” second solo by Jeff Hanneman

Grip Lesson

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An explanation of a grip used by many greats like Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughn, John Frusciante and many more, with some examples. A MUST know for blues players!

My Gear (Testing Sounds)

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This is my gear that I am currently using live. The guitar is Fender Stratocaster Standard 2006.

I am using a Marshall Vintage Modern 2266C, Dunlop Wah Cry-Baby Standard, Dunlop Rotovibe, Wampler Triple Wreck, Fulltone OCD and TC Electronics Nova Drive.