Friday, 11 September 2015

Levi Clay: Chop Shop - Licklibrary New Release

In this exciting new course, Levi Clay abandons the technical exercises and shows you how you can do exciting and fresh things with the techniques you already know.

If you've already practiced your alternate picking, legato, sweeping and tapping, but don't know how do do anything really interesting or inspiring with it, Levi will show you how you can take simple ideas and expand on them to create something cool.

Finally you'll learn 3 advanced solos that combine numerous techniques and concepts which result in well rounded solos blending melody, technique and attitude to take your chops to the next level!
Levi Clay's Chop Shop | Licklibrary New Release | Guitar Lessons

Joe Satriani: Guitar Lesson - Mixing Major and Minor

In this episode of Shredding with the Alien, guitar legend Joe Satriani shares his thoughts on blurring the lines between major and minor. Go here for the TAB from this lesson:

Joe Satriani Guitar Lesson - Mixing Major and Minor

Kelly Simonz: Allegro Maestoso - awesome job - ripping it up at rehearsal!!

Kelly Simonz: Allegro Maestoso - ripping it up at rehearsal!!

Rehearsal ~ Allegro Maestoso (Kelly &Yosuke)

BOSS "RC-1"を使ってみた。

Sam Coulson: Soloing over some Floyd - congrats on the new baby!

Sam Coulson: Soloing over some Floyd - congrats on the new baby! This should help him sleep :)

Soloing over some Floyd - Sam Coulson - Yamaha THR10X

Claudio Pietronik: Majestic Soloing!

*NEW* Claudio Pietronik's Majestic Soloing!

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Claudio conjures up mesmerising imagery with these 3 majestic solos that will inspire and invigorate your guitar playing! The king of EPIC guitar solos Claudio Pietronik is back with 3 full tracks in a 'Soundtrack' style that are crammed so full of emotion, soul and dynamics that it's almost impossible not to stop and stare in awe.

Learning these tracks will not only inspire and enrich your soloing ideas, but it will also develop your creative, musical and technical abilities at the same time. We've made this as simple as possible for you by including full TAB/Notation for you to study note for note, as well as track notes to accompany each song. We've also included the 3 incredible backing tracks for you to jam out Claudio's solos, as well as create your own ideas over his tracks. As a bonus, Claudio has also extracted a total of 10 key licks/ideas from the tracks, which we have included the slow play through videos of, as well as extra lick notes to help explain what Claudio is playing.

So grab yourself a bargain, invest in taking your playing to a whole new level and grab some absolutely AMAZING tracks along the way - you can't go wrong!

*NEW* Claudio Pietronik's Majestic Soloing!

Henri Aalto: Answering Echoes promo video

Answering Echoes OFFICIAL VIDEO Video by HenriAaltoMusic2015.
Video by HenriAaltoMusic2015.

Answering Echoes OFFICIAL VIDEO

Keston Barker: Superable - vocals by Savannah Leigh Barker

Song & guitar by talented nephew, Keston Emanuel Barker

Vocals by my daughter, Savannah Savannah Leigh Barker


Jens Johansson, Matias Kupiainen: Stratovarius "My Eternal Dream" new album Eternal and world tour dates

"The new album "Eternal" - OUT September 11th (USA Sept. 18th) - Pre-order the album now! CD: | CD+DVD: | LP:

Finnish symphonic metal originators Stratovarius have set the release dates for their brand new studio album “Eternal” on September 11th, 2015 (Europe) and September 18th, 2015 (USA) on earMUSIC.

The album will be released in 3 formats: Standard CD Jewelcase, Limited Deluxe Edition (CD + DVD mediabook incl. live video tracks recorded at Loudpark Festival 2015 in Japan) and Double Vinyl Gatefold.

1. My Eternal Dream
2. Shine In The Dark
3. Rise Above It
4. Lost Without A Trace
5. Feeding The Fire
6. In My Line Of Work
7. Man In The Mirror
8. Few Are Those
9. Fire In Your Eyes
10. Lost Saga

Stratovarius will be playing major summer festivals including Tuska Open Air (FI) Wacken Open Air (GER) and the Full Metal Cruise (GER, DK, SE) followed by a club tour in Finland. In October, they will kick off their Eternal World Tour 2015 with special guests Gloryhammer and Divine Ascension. Tickets are on sale with immediate effect at

07/31 Wacken – Wacken Open Air (GER)
08/01 Ostrava – Ostrava (CZ)

Full Metal Cruise 2015
08/27 Kiel – Full Metal Cruise (GER)
8/28 Copenhagen – Full Metal Cruise (DK)
8/29 Gothenburg – Full Metal Cruise (SWE)
8/30 at sea – Full Metal Cruise (SWE)
8/31 Hamburg – Full Metal Cruise (GER)
09/16 Helsinki – Tavastia (FI)
09/17 Tampere – Pakkahuone (FI)
09/18 Seinäjoki – Rytmikorjaamo (FI)
09/19 Hämeenlinna – Verkatehdas (FI)
09/23 Turku – Klubi (FI)
09/24 Jyväskylö – Lutakko (FI)
09/25 Joensuu – Kerubi (FI)
09/26 Oulu – Jäähalli (FI)
10/03 Scandic Lerkendal – Trondheim Metal Fest 2015 (NO)


With Special Guests
Gloryhammer and Divine Ascension

10/05 Tallinn – Factory (EST)
10/06 Riga - Melna Piektdiena (LIT)
10/07 Vilnius - Galaxy Event Hall (LIT)
10/09 Cracov – Fabryka (PL)
10/10 Warsaw – Progresja (PL)
10/11 Berlin – C-Club (GER)
10/13 Vienna – Szene (AT)
10/14 Budapest – Club 202 or Barba Negra (HUN)
10/16 Geiselwind – Musichall (GER)
10/17 Lindau – Vaudeville (GER)
10/20 Munich – Backstage (GER)
10/21 Milano – Live Club (IT)
10/23 Bilbao – Santana (ESP)
10/24 Madrid – Sala BUT (ESP)
10/25 Sevilla – Custom (ESP)
10/27 Valencia – Koh-Tao (ESP)
10/28 Barcelona – Razzmatazz (ESP)
10/30 Pratteln – Z-7 (CH)
10/31 Besancon – La Rodia (F)
11/01 Paris – Trabendo (F)
11/03 London – O2 Islington Academy (UK)
11/04 Vosselaar – Biebob (BE)
11/05 Eindhoven – Effenaar (NL)
11/06 Cologne – Essigfabrik (GER)
11/07 Bochum – Matrix (GER)
11/09 Frankfurt – Batschkapp (GER)
11/10 Stuttgart – LKA (GER)
11/11 Hamburg – Gruenspan (GER)
11/12 Karlsruhe – Substage (GER)
11/13 Kufstein – Kulturfabrik (AT),,
Stratovarius "My Eternal Dream" Official Music Video from the new album "ETERNAL"

Chris Duarte: Don Odell's Legends - interview and live performances 2015

On Chris Duarte's 3rd visit to Don Odell's Legends Art & Chris talk about writing new music

Chris Duarte: Don Odell's Legends - interview and live performances 2015

Rob Balducci: Balance 20th Anniversary Teaser

Greetings Friends and Fans,
I wanted to share with you all this clip I worked on for The 20th anniversary of my debut CD Balance which was released in 1995. I am very proud of this CD! This CD started it all for me... Great Musicians on this CD: Keith Ciaremello - Drums, - Dan Miranda Bass, Jeff Bova - Keyboards, Caf'e - percussion.
For those you who do not have it you can buy it from . It comes with a CD and some promo grab bag stuff ;) - LIMITED available....
My Debut Balance and my New 821 Monroe Drive CD is available with at my site with special bundle packages exclusive to while supplies last! get it here:

Balance 20th Anniversary Teaser - Rob Balducci

Guthrie Govan: Discusses His Signature Charvel Guitar

When it comes to his signature Charvel guitars, virtuoso Guthrie Govan settled for nothing but the best. And after working closely with Charvel's design team, Govan now has two bearing his name - one with a bird's-eye maple top and another with a flame maple top.

While at a clinic at the Gothenburg Concert Hall in Gothenburg, Sweden, Govan took some time to break down his signature models to a lucky group of fans. Learn more in this feature.

For more information on the Guthrie Govan signature Charvel guitars, click here:
Guthrie Govan Discusses His Signature Charvel Guitar