A Linear Approach To Intervals

Intervals are the most important tool you can use on the guitar.They can help you create your songs by using chords and scales.It is a good idea to understand the sound of each interval.I view the notes in music by 5 different levels or rather 5 different tools. I...

Practicing With Guide Tones

We are going to discuss a couple different options for practicing with guide tones. I feel that this topic is extremely important and will allow guitarists to have a better understanding of the notes on the fretboard. Guide tones are the backbone of  Jazz music. So...

Guide Tones & Seventh Chords

Over the weekend I was reading a book on Jazz harmony and I stumbled upon on a very interesting and useful topic-guide tones. You probably have never heard of them before. I found that this little piece of knowledge is extremely useful when you are writing a...

The Superimposed Pentatonic Scale

What is a Superimposed Pentatonic scale? The Pentatonic scale is the gateway to many different genres of music.There are many techniques you can do within the pentatonic system. One technique that we will discuss today is called the superimposed pentatonic scale....

Top 10 Modern Blues Albums

We have compiled a list of some of the most influential  Modern Blues albums. We feel that it is important for guitarists to listen to outstanding blues guitar players. We can learn many things from listening to these albums. Check them out! Feel free to add your own...