No Fear Lessons!

July 10, 2015

Testament guitarist and jazz/metal legend Alex Skolnick teaches you how to play the coolest scale of all time.

June 13, 2014

A great beginner’s lesson on a cool tune. You’ll get a good introduction to simple strumming patterns and some good insight into the song’s ...

April 18, 2014

Melissa Etheridge teaches you her new song "Uprising of Love."

December 1, 2008

Ask most guitarists how to play the chord made famous by “Purple Haze,” and they’ll likely strum the E7#9 grip known informally the world ov...

December 1, 2008

Newbie rockers often make two mistakes when trying to replicate the power of Malcolm Young’s thundering progressions: They assume the AC/DC ...

January 24, 2008

When we decided to launch a new column for beginners, we could think of no one more perfect to star in it than Joe Satriani—and not just bec...

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