Rock Guitar Lessons
The electric guitar as an instrument may have originated in blues but it is rock where it it has become a massively expressive instrument in its own right. It's impossible to create any guitar learning resource without touching on rock but we have three modules where rock is used almost exclusively. If you want to get to grips with the fundamentals of rock guitar look no further than our Music Coach rock guitar based modules.
If you're a complete beginner on Electric guitar, this module will give you a foundation in rock guitar.
Right from the word go you'll learn the basics of rock power chords and rock lead guitar, and start to get familiar with how to play classic rock guitar.
First Lessons for Electric Guitar is a rock guitar primer that will get you on your way to rock guitar greatness. More...
In Electric Guitar Improver you will master the rock techniques like string-bending, slides, pull-offs, hammer-ons, and vibrato, that will enable you to play some seriously good rock solos.
You'll look at the scales and new chords that will help you to start improvising your own stuff.
There's lots of Blues in this module as well, and going through it will help you understand the links between blues and rock. As the great Muddy Waters wrote: "The blues had a baby and they called it rock and roll." More...
If you don't know what power chords are they're the easy 2 or 3 string distorted sounding chords that underpin some of the greatest rock tracks of all time.
Even if you're a complete beginner you can get into this module and completely master these chords right from the word go.
You'll learn 15 rockin tracks starting in UNIT 1. By the end you'll know your fretboard like the back of your hand and be cranking out some sounds that you would have thought you'd need to have been playing ages to achieve.
If you're serious about playing rock guitar Master Rock Power Chords is a must for learning these fundamental building block power chords. More...