Hi – I’m Sam and this is my website. I’ve been playing guitar since I was about 14. I currently play in Sticks and Bones as well as my church praise band. I started this website to share things I’ve learned over the years playing guitar. Thanks for visiting!
Chord Inversions for Solos and Improvisation In my last post, I covered "What are Chord Inversions and Triads?" Now let's apply that knowledge to soloing and improvising. We all get stuck in various ruts - [...]
What are Chord Inversions and Triads? What are chord inversions? Triads? 1, 3, 5? In this lesson, I'll cover the basics. Chord inversions are different ways to play the same chord. For example, you can [...]
10 Good, Gig-worthy Guitars Under $500 You don't have to spend a fortune to get yourself a good guitar these days. Cheaper technology and Overseas manufacturing are making guitars more affordable. Most of [...]
Pentatonic Minor vs. Pentatonic Major So what's the difference between Pentatonic Minor and Pentatonic Major? Well, simplistically speaking, 3 frets! For example, if you're playing in the key of A (minor or major), you can [...]
All My Love Synthesizer Solo - For Guitar In 1979, Led Zeppelin released their "In Through The Out Door" album. This album was pretty soft compared with their earlier works. John Paul Jones had a [...]