Category Archives: Guitar Stuff

3 Easy Scales, 3 keys playing over a backing track for practice

this is a great fun way to practice 3 simple scales in combination on your guitar. Typically you may play these three scales in one key and only one key. What i find useful is changing the key of the … Continue reading

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Using Multiple loops on Windows version 4 Riffmaster pro

In the video below we discuss using multiple loops in the windows version 4 ( Windows version only at this time). You can also export the multiple loops for sequences or practising. Slowing down music and keeping the pitch. Multi loops Slowdown … Continue reading

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RiffmasterPro slow down music on iPhone and iPad

As always I like this software which is now a excellent iphone and iPAD app to slow down songs and retain the pitch Going Mobile with Riffmaster Pro on iPhone- and iPad An awesome way to use Riffmaster Pro at a … Continue reading

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When Too Many Guitars is Never enough!

On a trip to Japan last year (four day stop over) I was intent on seeing the “guitar district” I had heard so much about. So on the last day I dragged my wife and daughter there and I got … Continue reading

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Using Rhythm ideas to write

Paul Gilbert in clinic talks about using rhythms that you know and love to write with and get new inspiration and ideas. the very best to you Heath

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Blues Tracks that actually sound awesome

Blues Tracks that actually sound awesome and you can use. I’ve been recently jamming with some of my students with these blues tracks. I’ve made some of my own in the past and these one just top those easily. there … Continue reading

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Riffmaster Pro For Mac – where is it?

Mac version for Riffmaster Pro Released – you can check out the demo videos here http://riffmasterpro.com/mac/

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You got the Timing?

Music Fundamentals – Timing This week I’ve been working with my private students on the real fundamentals of timing. Here’ a quick link to a great free online metronome you can use to practice with http://www.metronomeonline.com/ Try starting with chord … Continue reading

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To Whammy or Not To Whammy

Hey Guitar folks , got this question from a Guitar Minute subscriber the other day and I gave my thoughts on the subject of the pro’s con’s of having a whammy bar on your guitar. Comment below and give Hytham … Continue reading

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Warm Up Secrets..

To play guitar well at the best of times you need to be relaxed and practiced. Many times we can have difficulty playing a particular part in a song because we are not warmed up. I suggest to all my students, … Continue reading

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