https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOJJeef6kaQ (00:13): Hey guys, I'm gonna show you how to play, Dammit by Blink 182 in honor of their awesome reunion, who I'm super excited to see. I haven't got tickets yet, but I'm sure I'll figure it out. Anyways, we're gonna zoom in. There's really just a handful of parts. It's based on the [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IwmsHhhTtMI 4 Ways to Improve Your Guitar Playing (without a guitar) Time to put the guitar down for this video. I'm going to show you four ways that you can improve your guitar playing even without a guitar in your hands. Okay, so number one, apps! I want you to get on some apps, there's [...]
https://youtu.be/wQyKXDL3jNc Ok I’m going to give you a quick video on the difference between A7 and A major 7. Very commonly mixed up and kind of an easy fix. So here it is. The key of A is A B C# D E F# G#. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7. An A major [...]
Check out some of my students being brave and performing at the 3rd McCormick Guitar Lessons Showcase! So proud of you guys! Click the image below to go there now!
Here are some pictures from my visit at NAMM this year! This is the biggest music convention in the world that is a members only event. I got lucky and scored a membership last year and now I get the privilege to see the hottest new toys in music today! Click on the picture for [...]
Today I wanted to cover a major topic that I go over with ALL of my clients. That is how to look up tabs. As simple as it may sound, it's actually a little harder than you'd think to find a GOOD tab. You see, tab sites are like wikipedia. Although there is a lot [...]
Today I was feeling goofy and wanted to show you guys how to play around with a chord called the E9. When I'm jamming with friends in a studio I love to throw this out there because it is so fun to play with. Tip: Throw some Wah on that sucker and it will really sing! [...]