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Learning guitar and learning martial art are very similar in nature. Playing guitar is like a mini martial art of the fingers. You have to work on moving from position to position; using just as much movement and force as is necessary. You have to...

Heavy Metal is an awesome art form!  True, there are only a handful of genius writers pioneering, while there are thousands of imitators and people who just focus on aggression like animals.  However, just like any form of music if you search you can find...

When it comes to playing different styles, teaching you little licks that only work in a certain context will not cut it.  You need to actually be learning how to play those styles with your own understanding and freedom of creativity.  This is what most...

Being a teacher you have to learn to go at the right pace for each student. You have to know when to push them and when to give them their space; otherwise you will suffocate them and they may rightly choose to walk away. You...

The most important thing to playing any style is the feeling. Certain styles tend to use certain scales, types of chords, song arrangements, etc (for example, a lot of heavy metal makes use of the minor scale and the harmonic minor scale); but the point...

My life has been, and continues to be, quite a musical journey. And in my experience, one of the main aspects of this whole music thing is having an open heart. Living with an open heart; and this is healing. In fact, it’s so monumental...