GUITAR SOLO: LEARN TO BE A SOLO GUITARIST? EASY!

 

Once you have mastered those solo rock lessons, you will see that almost every guitar solo you meet has the same licks. In fact, if you notice the notes you are playing, you may get to see that those lead guitar notes are basically already in the underlying chords. Which means, now you can write or progress your own solo in a very simple way, just by taking advantage of those common licks, at the same time you focus on the scales to find notes that form the song’s key. This should be easy because you will find everything you need in the backing chords.

I myself learned all of the basic guitar techniques and theory I use, no one has ever tutored me. I never have a guitar teacher. Indeed, the music theory is highly important. When I took up acoustic guitar lessons, it’s music theory that helps me to understand the content. I have to listen attentively, playing by ear, then applying all the things I learnt onto the music sheets and I have come up very quickly. Like I was able to simplify the lessons. Lead guitar lessons and the common lead guitar licks appear to be easier.

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TACTICAL FLASHLIGHT BATTERIES AND LIGHT SYSTEM

What are the types of tactical flashlight batteries?

Conventional batteries

The conventional batteries are not rechargeable; they are like the tradition batteries. And one more thing is they are neither ecological nor practical in the modern days.

Rechargeable batteries

About the rechargeable batteries, there are a lot to mention. We all know the “classic” rechargeable battery is NI-mH. In many cases, it is useful due to it standard quality AA or AAA, which you can find almost everywhere in every pin.

However, for the record, the Ni-mH battery reduces its quality by time and of course causing depending on your rechargeable batteries.

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HELPFUL TIPS FOR PARENTS WITH KIDS LEARNING PIANO

Here we are highlighting some of the dos and don’ts for parents that would enable them to make piano learning more interesting for their kids.

Some helpful tips that parents must adopt include:

  • Before assigning a professional piano teacher for your kids, make sure that you find out enough details about him and take references from others if needed. A piano teacher who has a professional degree in piano pedagogy should not supposed to be a good teacher. You can even find a good piano teacher who is well-experienced but do not have a professional degree.
  • Provide them a functional piano at home. For kids beginning piano lessons, you can also opt for a less costly best digital piano and later can go for something more expensive as you find that your child is taking interest and is progressing.

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SLEEPING BAGS, 12 TIPS FOR SELECTING

The hiker spends as much time in his bag on the roads, and this time, should be used to sleep and recover from the efforts of the day. It is, therefore, imperative that the sleeping bag fully plays its role, especially if the temperature is low or the weather is wet.

This file conforms to a set of questions to help you choose: an ultra-light sleeping bag for extreme temperatures, down or just comfortable?

You will need to pick your sleeping bag according to various criteria, such as whether you will sleep in tents or shelters, the thermal capability of the sleeping bag you need. Make the choice of sleeping bag or consider a bag synthetic sleeping, and ultimately leave with the best solutions regarding efficacy / lightness because you always end up having to carry things.

Sleeping bag and temperature

How the temperature of a sleeping bag measured is. The industry has set up a notion of comfort temperatures, and extreme limits.

The profession uses a system of measuring the heat capacity of sleeping bags meant to guide the customer when purchasing. This is the European standard EN 13537, which aims to objectively evaluate the actual performance of sleeping bags. Under this standard, the sleeping bag manufacturer must present four temperature values in your bag if you want to be CE compliant.

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GUIDE TO BUY A CAR STEREO

Remember when car stereo cassette player came with? Not much of it does, but like everything else, time has left behind; which came after the pair could play CDs and cassettes, were gradually disappearing from the horizon swallows these industrial belts (no one person I know to your stereo not leave without your favorite tape).

The CD, although still in force and has been the king during a more than a decade, but begins to be displaced by USB sticks or type iPod devices, we see that are starting to come out of the consoles – more and more brands show their computers and no slots for the CD, even in stereo Ford factory there will be no more slots, only the USB connector and 3.5mm jack or connected with the double-din stereo. View the best double-din stereo review

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WHAT ARE THE CHARACTERISTICS OF THE BEST CEILING FAN?

You can buy a cheap fan ceiling, and that also has some features that make it more useful. We are sure that you will be willing to pay a little more to enjoy features like:

  • Adjustable Speed: Most ceiling fans can operate at different speeds, may allow 3 or more different speeds.
  • The direction of rotation: the best ceiling fans operate in the normal sense in the summer and in the reverse direction to be used in winter to eliminate pockets of cold air in the room. This is a feature that few people know that many fans do not offer.
  • Remote control: especially useful when you are comfortably seated or lying and want to turn on or off or change the fan speed thereof.
  • Power: When you go to buy a ceiling fan calculates how tall the room in which you’re going to place, or if you’re going to put on the outside, as each fan model has a power that limits the size of the room which it has been designed.

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BEST BEGINNER GUITAR TODAY

1. If you do not have enough money, how you can buy a good guitar while it costs up to hundreds of dollars? So how you can learn the guitar?

Compared on the sound quality, of course the cheap guitars can’t match the expensive guitar lines and reputable brands, but their sound have been designed to meet the standards for guitar beginners so that using this guitar does not affect your sound feelings. Thus, let’s click into bestbeginnerguitartoday.com to get the Best Guitar for Beginners like you!

Some cheap types of guitar but their sound is standard for guitar learners are:

Kapok guitar: This guitar line has rather cheap price and suitable to students with prices fluctuating around 50 USD with the classical guitar and modern guitar lines, varies about species for the guitar learners to choose.

This is the guitar perfectly suitable to the beginners of guitar learning with quite cheap prices and high quality.

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WHAT TO LOOK AT WHEN CHOOSING AN ELECTRIC GUITAR?

Well, there are many articles talking about this problem but I found them not too clear about the body styles and the pickups, which are one of the most important criteria when looking for an electric guitar. Check this out if you don’t really know what body style suits you the most or what type of pick up to choose.

electronic guitars

1. BODY STYLES

Based on body type, guitars are divided into three main categories: hollow, semi-hollow and solid. Sure we know the clear distinctions of the three, but the biggest impact that is relevant to how each type of guitar will sound like. In general, most are suitable for any kind of music but some are designed especially for specific genres.

  • Hollow Body

The hollow body, just like its name: it is completely hollow inside, is the original design of electric guitars. The great Charlie Christian and Eddie DurhamHollow-bodied guitars have laid their handson the Gibson ES-150 in their jazz songs, even though it is also famous with folk, country, rock and roll musicians. The hollow body is very good at providing warm and mellow tones, so if you are looking for these, then this is the one for you. But don’t think hollow-bodied electric guitars can’t give raunchy and sweet distortion, in fact, they do that very well. So in conclusion, a proper hollow body guitar can help youto produce great classic blues or rock sound.

  • Solid Body

This is by far the most common body type in the world, and maybe the most iconic ever made. Solid-body guitars are designed to handle the widest range of tones, reduce feedback and increase sustain thanks to their construction. This style is like, born to play incrdebly well rock and alternative music. Howerver, even if you can’t make up your mind of what type of music you are going to play, it’s not likely that you will pick up the wrong one.

  • Semi-Hollow Body

Like a mix between hollow and solid body guitars, semi-hollows are made like this: hollow inside but still have a solid wood block running through the center of the body. This design achieves is meant to increase the sustain and reduced feedback of solid-bodied guitars, as well as retaine the mellow tones of hollow-bodied guitars. This is why semi-hollow guitars have become extremely popular with blues musicians such as Freddie King and Chuck Berry. The combination between mellow and sweet, crunchy and awesome sounds makes these kind of guitars become the king of classic sound.

2.     PICKUPS

The pickup is one of major fators that make produce the sound of the guitar. Simple explanation, it is a magnet that is wrapped around by a coil of wire which receives strings vibration and then transfers it into electrical signals that can be amplified as a sound at the end.

Normally, there are two main types of pickups: single coil and double coil (or humbicker).

Single coil pickups are made up of a single wire coil, representing the simplest form of pickup technology nowadays. Single coils brings about punchy, bright sound with the drawback that tends to make a lot of noises under the form of a hum.

The dual coil or humbucker, which is said to “buck the hum” common in single coil pickups. Like the name, it’s about two single coil pickups are set together to help a richer, more powerful tone that has no extra noise. While it is said to be the last choice of them all, since many players prefer the brighter, punchier tone that single coils bring back.


AWESOME BEGINNER GUITARS

beginner guitars

First, I give you three options for acoustic guitars with great value and quality beginners.

1. Yamaha FG700S Folk Acoustic Guitar

“Quality materials including a solid Sitka spruce top make the Yamaha FG700S Folk Acoustic Guitar an excellent choice for the new acoustic guitarist.”

Built on years of making quality instruments, especially guitars, the reputation of Yamaha is what other brands have been dreaming of. Featuring a very comfortable body with a solid Sitka Spruce top, this acoustic guitar are made to produce such amazing sound but keep itself a reasonable, almost modest price of 199.99 USD. The satin finished on the back of the neck helps the guitar to make the playability smoother. This instrument is also long-live if you wonder, it even sounds better and better in decades.

2. Martin LX Little Martin ¾ Scale Acoustic Guitar

“The Martin LX Little Martin is a great choice for kids and beginners with smaller hands and bodies.”

Seen as one of the best guitars that have ever been made, Martin Guitar is now 180 years old. The Little Martin mentioned is a ¾ scale guitar, designed perfectly for beginners and kids with a smaller stature. The guitar produces big and loud sound in small package thanks to the feature of professional building, both construction and hardware part. Another advantage to talk about is its size suits your travel package just right.

3. Epiphone Dove Pro Acoustic-Electric Guitar

“The Epiphone Dove Pro Acoustic-Electric Guitar has a wonderfully retro look with its decorative pick guard and includes a pickup system for easy amplification.”

The Epiphone Dove Pro Acoustic-Electric Guitar produces very rich sound owing to its features of solid soprucetop and comfortable neck. Since 1962, the guitar has been installed with a Fishman Sonicore system that seems to “repeat” the acoustic sound even when you have connected them to an amplifier (or PA system). The monitors will sound just as what you make from the guitar. Such a good feature, right?

Now, three other options for electric guitars:

 1. Squier Standard Telecaster

“Based on the iconic Fender guitar, the Squier Standard Telecaster ranks first in beginners’ list whose interests are traditional, country rock and and surf sounds.”

Squier Standard Telecaster is your fantastic first electric guitar thanks to its classic Fender design, simple controls, and smooth playability. Say goodbye to the poor turning ability that you meet when using low quality guitar, this one has very fixed bridge, quality tuning machines that speak of reliability, simple tuning stability, along with one single volume and tone controls and two bright-sounding single-coil pickups. For decades, the Telecaster has been a legend in country, surf, rock and pop music.

2. Epiphone Les Paul 100

“Starter who is in live with the sound of hard classic rock will definitely love this versatile rock guitar.”

This one actually give thicker and deeper beefy tones than the Telecaster above since it features two hum bucker pickups. The Epiphone Les Paul 100 is a wise choice for starters. With quality hardware but simple controls, it also feels very comfortable with your hands. Another foundation of brilliant music for decades. The guitar is extremely popular with hard rock and blues guitar players because of its warm tones that suit many music genres.

3. ESP LTD LMH100QMNT

“This ESP LTD LMH100QMNT makes a great choice for your budding shredder who loves hard rock and metal styles.”

Seeming to be affordable to some guitarists, the LMH100QMNT is a the sleekest, most stylish to me. With a slim body and a comfy neck, it’s specially designed for people who want fast and, responsive feel. Modest price, hum bucker pickups and beautiful quilted maple top, this design is known for its comfortable fastnecks and contours that hug your body perfectly.


5 MISTAKES YOU SHOULD AVOID WHEN LEARNING TO PLAY GUITAR

5 mistakes you should avoid when learning to play guitar

1. Self-learning To Play The Guitar. Many people try hard to learn how to play the guitar themselves. Well, it’s true that some really (maybe) study it on them own, but I don’t think following that way is a good idea, even if your favorite guitarist learnt himself. Maybe you are totally capable if building an effective training strategy by yourself and that’s absolutely great. However, like I said, it’s not likely that everyone has the gift inside them. Most of us cannot do it alone because it is simply so hard, time-consuming and stressful. Some people even proudly claim that they are self taught players, thinking it is a way to impress others but they are wrong. You SHOULD NOT make the same mistake. Let’s just say, which one do you prefer? A nonsense statement about your guitar training or a performance that shows off your guitar skill? Honestly, I don’t find anything good about self taught, but I’m not criticizing anyone, please understand. It just appears to me that any lessons need a teacher, even playing the guitar. There are many skills and tips that we only can learn from the master.

2. Taking Guitar Lessons From Ineffective Guitar Teachers. Unfortunately, most electric guitar learner receive no guitar skill from their teachers. Even worse, the vast majority of teachers show little or no interest in improving their guitar teaching skills. This is real guys, you can read it online. Well of course some highly effective electric guitar teachers exist and keep teaching, but still there are a number of ineffective teachers. This sounds like you spend a bunch of money hiring someone to teach you but end up learning it yourself and this just won’t work.

3. Looking For New Guitar Info (tricks, tips) Without A Verified Strategy To Reach Your Specific Goals.  Yes, it’s true that we’ve got to have information, help, advice to play music. But without a specific “verified” strategy, you will mess up in anytime. That’s the first thing to do, set up or look for a proven strategy, which is relevant and suitable for you skill level, your style. After following it for quite sometimes, that you have got used to practicing according to a specific schedule, now it’s the time to learn the right info.
4. Unsure About What You Really Want To Play. A vast majority of guitar players know little about what they’d like to be able to do with their guitar. Imagine, if you yourself don’t know then how are you gonna figure out your training schedule? How would your teacher be able to teach you the specific skills required if you don’t have a specific idea? Sure there are basic things that help you to get better in general, and common strategies that allow you to gain more knowledge and skills, but they are not specialized enough. Not to mention this will take much more time for you to success and reach your goals, as well as the training may brings you frustration sometimes because of its ineffectiveness.

5. Not Focus Enough On What Matter Most To Make You A Better Guitarist. I’m sure you all have been here a few times: practice so hard but not really pay attention to what skills or lessons that can speed up your progress. Because you really do not understand and apply this concept correctly. Some teacher will neglect the core of the lesson they are teaching: what plays the most important job. This result in many students making their progress slowly and frustratedly, some even quit their study. So, make sure you get to know what is the main problem of your lesson and master them, before going any further.