Learn a Lick 5: The Shifty Thrasher

Today’s lick has been inspired by Thrash giants such as Kirk Hammett from Metallica. It also requires a lot of quick position shifts that need to be executed cleanly. This is why I’ve called this one the ‘Shifty Thrasher’! The lick uses the E natural minor scale, and would feel right at home in many (read more…)

Written by Rob

Guitar Fitness: The Spider

This post is the first of a new series looking at guitar fitness. The idea is that each episode deals with a different aspect of guitar fitness- an exercise, a technique etc. These are the things that you should be practicing to improve your technique. So, what series about guitar exercises would be complete without (read more…)

Written by Rob