10 Moves to Boost Your Lead Guitar Skills

Top 10 Lead Guitar Skills
Guitar Tips

10 Moves to Boost Your Lead Guitar Skills

Note from the editor: The following is a featured article by Rob over at Chainsaw Guitar Tuition. If you enjoy this incredibly useful tutorial, check out his website to find more.

Whether you’ re just getting started playing lead guitar, or you have experience, we all need that boost every now and then to take our playing up a level.

If you’ve tried various lead guitar moves, but can’t quite sound like your heros, read on…

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Best Collapsible Travel Guitar? A Review
Acoustic Guitar Reviews

Best-Sounding Collapsible Travel Guitar Reviewed

When the new guitars arrived at my door I had trouble believing that an acoustic instrument could actually fit in such a small box. Journey Instruments had agreed to send me two guitars to test – one solid-top wood guitar and one carbon fiber guitar – and I honestly had no idea what to expect.

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Guitar Headstock challenge!
Just For Fun

Can You Name a Guitar by its Headstock?

So you think you know guitars? Go ahead and test your knowledge with this simple guitar headstock quiz. It’s harder than you might think!

If you’

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Guitar Fail: putting a microphone on the guitar amp head
Just For Fun
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10 Guitar Fails that Will Leave You Speechless

Guitar Thief Fail

Just for fun: enjoy these five guitar fails.

In a sadly true story, this young man actually had the nerve to stick an electric guitar down his pants and try to walk out of a local guitar store. Thankfully a store employee had the wherewithal to snap a picture on his phone. Haha!

via GuitarFresh.com

If you’re not familiar with guitar amps, this may not make sense to you. Essentially,┬áin an amp stack like this, the amp head on the top makes no sound. All the sound comes from the 4 speakers housed in the bottom cabinet. Ha!

As if playing the air guitar in a televised competition isn’t bad enough, this guy decided that having a rainbow throw up on his clothes before getting on stage would be an excellent idea.

This guitar flip is about as awful and painful to watch as they get. Besides the fact that his windup and diving motion are laughable, watching the guitar fly through the air and hit the cement parking lot almost makes me sorry for the guy.

It seems hard to believe but during the Super Bowl – the world’s biggest stage – Red Hot Chili Pepper’s bassist Flea decided that plugging in his bass was too much trouble. I’ve heard of lip-syncing before…would this be “bass-syncing”?

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