The Best Online Guitar Lessons for Beginners
Youtube lessons can only get you so far when learning guitar. Private lessons may be too expensive, but did you know…
Home Recording Studio Checklist
This is my home recording studio checklist. I used to go to different studios to record my music. When I would go there…
Without Solid Fundamentals, Your Beatmaking Skills
Nope. They dont like it one bit. "Whaaat?" Your music!! It sucks!! Lol, just kidding. I've never heard your music before.…
4 Elements To A Healthy Bass Guitar Practice
Is what I'm practicing really helping me become a better player? Very good questions to be asking yourself. If you're…
Tips To Help You Learn Blues Guitar Faster
First of all, I am glad that you have managed to find this article, you are about to learn the tips and little tricks…
Installing Pearl Guitar Inlays
If you love guitars, but you only know how to play them, you might be interested in expanding your knowledge base by…
Music Instruction Articles (227)
Learning Playing Guitar: Classical Guitar Basic
Exactly what is classical guitar? Well, the "classical" doesn't acutally refer to classical music itself, but to the classic way in which the guitar is built, held and played. A classical guitar's strings (usually six, but more are not uncommon) are made with brass or copper-wrapped nylon for the lower-pictched…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Aug 05, 2011  
  Likes: 2

Playing Ukulele-learning How For Beginners
Have you just recently just took the brave step and bought your first Ukulele? Or do you have a Ukulele and want to learn how to play it properly and skillfully? The thoughts of trying to learn a musical instrument especially for people not musically gifted (just like myself, a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   May 06, 2011  
  Likes: 1

Learning Playing Guitar: A Review Of The Only Reference Books You Will Ever Need
I'm replacing my two favorite guitar books – after more than two decades, they won't even stay taped together any longer. I was concerned that they might have gone out of print out after all this time, but now I can't imagine why. They aren't my favorite guitar books for…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Sep 30, 2012  
  Likes: 3

How to Play the Ukulele for Beginners
Have you just gone out and bought your first Ukulele? And now you do not know where to begin and learn how to play this wonderful instrument. Well, learning to play the Ukulele is quite easier than you think, in fact, it is one of the easiest instruments to learn…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jun 22, 2011  
  Likes: 5

Learning Playing Guitar Online: Tips For Getting The Most Out Your Online Guitar Lessons
1. Practice, practice, practice! Create an consistent schedule and habits. Pratice in a place where you can count on not having your concentration derailed. Several sessions of 20 to 30 minutes work longer than practicing for hours at a time. 2. Patience, patience, patience! Don't try to become Jimi Hendrix…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jul 25, 2011  
  Likes: 1

How to Play Piano – Major and Minior Scales
If you really want to learn how to play piano, not just memorize songs, but actually how to play any song and how to make up your own and play by ear and all the really fun stuff that comes from with playing the piano (because memorization is useful, but…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 20, 2011  
  Likes: 4

Why the World Loves A Singer
ONE lazy day you mindlessly flip through channels on your TV, you catch a singer belting out an all-too-familiar love song with superhuman high notes, singing her heart out like there was no tomorrow. You pause for a moment to look and listen. Your flipping has stopped. Next thing you…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 18, 2011  
  Likes: 2

Can Kids Play Ukuleles And How To Teach Them
If you scroll through the Internet these days, you will come across children playing musical instruments especially YouTube kids playing Ukuleles. The interest in Ukuleles in the last few years has become something of a phenomenon, an instrument you must have, you must learn to play and so on and…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jul 04, 2013  
  Likes: 6

Best Guitar For Beginners – How To Chose the Right One
Choosing the best guitar for beginners can be a hard task. If you’re on your own you most likely don’t know what to look for, and what will best suit your needs. I’m going to explain some important aspects you should look for when choosing the best guitar for a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 04, 2014  
  Likes: 48

Types Of Ukuleles - Finding Your True Soul Mate
Ukuleles are so popular these days and now and again you will see someone pull one out and play one. But what type of ukulele would this person be playing? What are the different types of Ukuleles and do they differ? Most newbies and beginners of Ukuleles need to know…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 14, 2011  
  Likes: 5

Using A Capo to Change Keys - Learn How to Use A Capo to Change Keys on Guitar
A capo is simple device that allows us to change keys on guitar quickly and easily. There are several types of capos around but in the essence, they all work in the same way – by pressing down the strings across the fret. It replaces the barre grip with your…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Oct 27, 2012  
  Likes: 11

Learn How to Play A Ukulele - Find the Correct Training
If you have just purchased your first Ukulele like the many of us Jake Shimabukuro wannabes, and are now stuck on where to begin to learn how to play, there is help on hand that can save you a lot of money and give you the right guidance rather than…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jul 04, 2013  
  Likes: 4

Free Drum Lessons
The Internet is by far the best source for drummers these days to find free drum lessons and information. I wouldn't abandon private lessons, books and dvds entirely, however, the amount of useful lessons you can find on the web is amazing. You can find lessons from basic how to…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 20, 2011  
  Likes: 1

Uke Lessons Online - beatniks Speak Ukulele Course
Lets face it, the Ukulele is the fastest growing instrument to learn to play at the moment and one of the easiest and coolest instruments to be seen playing. And though it is pretty easy to learn, it is important, like any instrument, to learn to play it correctly right…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jul 04, 2013  
  Likes: 4

Learning Playing Guitar: How To Buy An Inexpensive Beginner Guitar Without Buying A Cheap One
After weeks and months of listening to dropped hints, whining, begging, and pleading, you've finally decided to buy your child his or her first guitar. Or maybe after years and decades of listening to your inner child wishing, reminiscing, and regretting, you've decided to buy YOURSELF your first guitar! My…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jul 26, 2011  
  Likes: 3

Standing in a corner smoking a cigarette, and wearing a leather jacket does not make you a songwriter.…
Ever wonder what makes great bands so easy to listen to? Or why some bands sound so good on the album…
With all the bass guitar companies to choose from, buying the right bass guitar at a reasonable price…
Here are a few ideas that will help you put new strings on your bass guitar. Always Change The Full…
Have you been thinking about buying a quality instrument to add to your bass collection? I'm talking…
Guitar Capo for instant key changes If you struggle to find chords on the guitar that are supposed…

Featured Authors

J Kurby
Articles: 2
Biswadeep Banerjee
Articles: 1
Writer and teacher of English literature living in India. Has authored two books on ‘Sikkim…
Joshua Feller
Articles: 1
Hello I'm Josh and I am a very down to earth guy. I graduated EMT school valedictorian two years…
Robert Paul
Articles: 13
Robert has written in short story format and technical instruction form for computer aided drafting…
Articles: 15
Linea Green
Articles: 3
My user picture is by Kari'sKlicks on Flickr.
Dennis Marks
Articles: 2
Hey everyone, My name is Dennis and I am very passionate about blues and love playing blues guitar.…
Articles: 1
Singer, Songwriter, Producer and Recording Artist with over 25 years of music industry experience.…
Eli Higginbotham
Articles: 1
With more than 20 years experience in the music industry as a musician, a recording engineer, music…
Articles: 1