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50 Guitar Hacks: for the Thinking Man's Guitarist by [Tippett, Graham]
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50 Guitar Hacks for the Thinking Man's Guitarist has just received an extensive update and now features more detailed explanations, plus new hacks, diagrams and insight. Thank you for your invaluable feedback!

Guitar Hacks can be clever ways to do things on guitar, priceless nuggets of information, or new perspectives on vital concepts for learning and understanding guitar, out-of-the-box thinking and much more besides. These hacks are based on 20+ years of hindsight so that you can get to where you want to be with your playing quicker and more efficiently. whatever your current level. If you’re a guitar teacher looking for inspiration, then there are plenty of ideas that can be expanded upon here.

Here's exactly what you'll get an insight in the updated version of this bestselling eBook:

1. How to Remember Chords in the Beginning
2. How to Learn 3NPS Scales in order to Improvise
3. How to Learn More Chords without Learning More Shapes
4. Modes: What to do first
5. How to Make Music from Scales
6. How to Learn any Technique to Perfection
7. How to Write Using the Modes
8. Don’t Be Scared Off by Long Chord Names
9. How to Make Your Solos Sound Better Overnight
10. Modes: The Thing That’s Stopping You from Understanding Them
11. How to Play Outside the Key and Sound Cool
12. How to Play like Your Idols without Learning their Licks
13. How to Get Better: The Four Levels of Awareness
14. How to Write Great Stuff
15. How to Get a Great Tone
16. How to Write a Great Guitar Riff
17. 3 Essential Ingredients for a Productive Practice Session
18. How to Choose a Guitar Book
19. How to Design an Effective Practice Routine
20. How to Break Out of Scale Patterns
21. When to Use Alternate and Economy Picking
22. Find Your Path of Least Resistance
23. How to Make the Most of Altered Tunings
24. How Long Does It Take to Get Good?
25. How to Make Your Own Songbook
26. How to Start Improvising on Jazz Tunes
27. Make Sure You Know What You’re Learning
28. The Absolute Fastest Way to Improve Your Guitar Playing
29. Avoid the CAGED System… Or Hack it!
30. Are You Really a Visual Learner?
31. Learn How to Build a Solo
32. How to Instantly Improve Your Blues Guitar Soloing
33. How to Invent Your Own Guitar Chords
34. How to Learn the Notes on the Neck without Dying of Boredom
35. How to Hack Scale Patterns for the Melodic and Harmonic Minor Modes
36. Blues Guitar: You’re Trying Way Too Hard
37. How to Hack a Guitar Solo and Make It Yours
38. How to Use YouTube to Actually Learn Something
39. Why How It Sounds is Always More Important than How It’s Done
40. Use Your Pinky Right from the Start
41. How to Bend a String Properly
42. Use Your Guitar’s Volume Control
43. The Heavy Gauge Strings Fatter Tone Myth
44. The One Thing You Should Fatten Up
45. Throw Away Your Metronome
46. Songwriting: Don’t Try to Reinvent the Wheel
47. The Quick and Dirty Way to Learn Arpeggios
48. The Best Kind of Warm-up Exercises
49. Work on One Thing
50. How to Learn Music Theory

Putting this eBook together was enjoyable, cathartic and insightful experience. I hope you find it as enjoyable as I did.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2403 KB
  • Print Length: 51 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1519017553
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01AU7V2WM
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #229,310 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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Greg Peterson
2.0 out of 5 starsA few gems, lots of fluff, and a couple whiffs.
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M. Crutcher
2.0 out of 5 starsA bit disappointing. Nice effort, but assumes that all guitarists have the same goal and technical abilities.
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Stephen L. Mcconnell
5.0 out of 5 starsI wish this book had been available 50 years ago!!!!!
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