Basic Chord Structures – Guitar Self Teaching Part #1

This is the first part of a series of articles one how to teach yourself how to play guitar. I am assuming the novice guitar player knows the basics: how to tune the guitar, hold a pick, etc. In this installment I cover how to read a chord diagram, and show you some practice techniques that help you remember the chord patterns while improving your ability to quickly change between chords.

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After being dead for over 20 years, real music is back!

I just heard one of the best “American rock” albums that I have listened to in years! For those of you who know me, I’ve been lamenting the state of the music industry for a while now. As a matter of fact, a co-worker told me last week that he’s figured out my musical tastes. He said “there is this invisible line somewhere in the early nineties, and no-one has made any albums since then.”

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