All posts in "Blog"

Chicago Style Eric Clapton Blues Backing Track (Key of A)

October 13, 2016

  Playing smooth cool licks is no easy feat. You need to know what notes you can play and have the finesse to pull them together naturally. Playing blues seems easy at first listen but accomplishing interesting solos and phrasing comes only with time. In this video I improvise over the Chicago Eric Clapton style backing track […]


How to Solo in 5 Minutes – BB King Style

October 9, 2016

How would you like to play your first guitar solo in less than 5 minutes? I wish someone would have asked me this and then taught me how back when I first started. Most rock guitar solos are derived from the blues and minor pentatonic scale. This video doesn’t mention either. Instead it will show you […]


Demo of 1974 Guild S100 [VIDEO]

September 28, 2016

My buddy recently asked me to appraise his mom’s Guild S100 that she bought new in 1974. I was happy to get my hands on it. It was in excellent condition. Even after 40 years, it still played well and sounded awesome. This guitar has a unique feature, a phase switch. When used with both pickups it […]


Demo of EVH Custom Build Guitar – Overview of Hardware (VIDEO)

September 16, 2016

The final video of the EVH custom build includes demo through the EVH 5150iii lunchbox amp and an overview of the hardware I used. I replaced all of the hardware and used only the neck and the body. The full story begins here.  Here is full list of all of the components I used for this build. […]


Best Guitar Amps Under $300 (2016) Most Versatile

September 13, 2016

Buying a guitar amp under $300 seems impossible if you want a great sound but the truth is, there are several guitar amps under $300 that sound amazing. I have been on a kick lately and have bought 6 amps in this year alone. I’m pretty particular when it comes to guitar tone. All but […]


Awesome Gifts for Guitarists Who Have Everything

September 7, 2016

What kind of gift do you get for the guitarist that seems to have everything? Well, let me tell you. Most who see my gear think I have a LOT of guitars, amps and guitar gadgets. So, what do you get for the guitarist who has everything? The Top 10 Guitar Gifts for Guitarists Who Have Everything […]


Best Electric Guitars Under $200 for 2016

August 29, 2016

IbanezGRX70QATBB $199 Check Latest Price Epiphone Les Paul Special $149 Check Latest Price SquierVintage Modified ’51 $199.99 Check Latest Price SquierAffinity Strat HSS $199.99 Check Latest Price Epiphone SG-Special $179 Check Latest Price And the Winner Is… There are a lot of things to consider when buying your first guitar or a guitar for your kid. You […]


How to Get Randy Rhoads Epic Sound on a Budget

August 22, 2016

Sounds pro doesn’t have to cost a fortune! So, you want to be a shredder? Randy was the ultimate shredder. His guitar licks were well thought out. They are fun to play and great training exercises. Getting Randy’s sound is no longer a mystery. Here’s what you need: Click on the pictures for more info […]


Gear Used For Kenny Wayne Shepherd Show

August 12, 2016

I’ve been asked to open for Kenny Wayne Shepherd at the Whitaker Center in Harrisburg, PA on August 16th at 8PM. I’m excited. The show is sold out and should be a blast to play. Since my time is really tight this week I made a quick video to show you what I’ll be using […]

Page 4 of 5