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Getting Out of First Position
Started by Kevin Croston
One reply 2 weeks ago

Using a capo
Started by David Probert
3 replies, latest 2 months ago

Rain Song
Started by Jesse Oelbaum

Rain Song
Started by Jesse Oelbaum

Flat 9 Scale?
Started by Mark Puetz
2 replies, latest 8 months ago

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Jim Lair

Wearing Finger Picks

How do you wear finger picks when playing acoustic guitar? I did not realize most people wear them upside down. That is they are upside down to the way I wear them. The pad of my finger tips are in contact with the string. I treat the finger pick...

Posted 1 year ago - 23 replies, latest 10 months ago


David Bagley

Changes to AC Digital Magazine

What do you think about the new version of the digital magazine? I am disappointed: I can't view it on my iPad1 and I can't download it. That means viewing it on my desktop which isn't convenient. Step backwards? David

Posted 1 year ago - 11 replies, latest 11 months ago


Joseph Jacobs
Joseph Jacobs

LICKS and KEYS

I'm not much of a lead guitarist, so I don't do a lot of lead licks per se. Anyway, I do have a boat load of lick books from the past. Can anyone enlighten me as how does one knows what key the lick is in. The books never say. There has got to...

Posted 1 year ago - 2 replies, latest 11 months ago


Mike Lowell

Playing at the next level.

I have been playing for about 3 years, most flatpicking. I can play first position chords, bar chords, and play scales with proficiency...but feel at best I am an intermediate player. When I listen to other players, they make the guitar sing...do...

Posted 1 year ago - 8 replies, latest 11 months ago


Glen McCarthy
Glen  McCarthy

Travis Picking

Besides Dirt in the Breeze AKA Dust in the Wind and Landslide what other songs do you teach/play that uses Travis Picking?

Posted 1 year ago



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