Styles of Guitar

When it comes to playing different styles, teaching you little licks that only work in a certain context will not cut it.  You need to actually be learning how to play those styles with your [...]

Divine Music Teacher

Being a teacher you have to learn to go at the right pace for each student. You have to know when to push them and when to give them their space; otherwise you will suffocate [...]


The most important thing to playing any style is the feeling. Certain styles tend to use certain scales, types of chords, song arrangements, etc (for example, a lot of heavy metal makes use of the [...]

Music is a Journey

My life has been, and continues to be, quite a musical journey. And in my experience, one of the main aspects of this whole music thing is having an open heart. Living with an open [...]

Feeling Exercise

When it comes to the experience of music, it’s the feel that is important.  As a musician, you are learning to work with the forces of your being, and even the very world and cosmos.  [...]

Electronic Music

A quick note on electronic music.  Electronic music is very big these days and is having a huge influence world wide.  In my opinion, if you think all electronic music is a bad thing, then [...]

Wake Up and Hear the Music

Play music for music’s sake.  Playing because you want to be a big star is delusional.  It is egotistical, and may lead to suffering.  It goes against the true nature of Music.  Many people work [...]

Turning Poison Into Medicine

Maybe you have had a bad day.  Maybe something from ten years ago is still making you ache and think about it.  Or maybe you are in a club and are feeling nervous about playing [...]

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