Guitar Video Lessons

Keith Richards Rhythm LessonAC/DC Artist Study: Angus Young Licks
by Prashant Aswani of
Guitar Tricks instructor Prashant Aswani takes you through some of the elements of style that make AC/DC one of the most popular bands in rock. In this lesson we're going to take a look at a standard pentatonic lick in the style of Angus Young.

Keith Richards Rhythm LessonPlaying Rhythm Like The Masters: Keith Richards
by Anders Mouridsen of
This lesson examines the techniques used to create the classic sound of Keith Richards. It is part of a larger series of lessons from Guitar Tricks called "Playing Rhythm Like the Masters" that includes profiles of Jimi Hendrix, Mark Knopfler, Eric Clapton, James Hetfield and more great guitarists.

James Hetfield Rhythm LessonPlaying Rhythm Like The Masters: James Hetfield
by Andrew Szucs of
This lesson teaches you how to play rhythm guitar in a style similar to James Hetfield of Metallica. Hetfield's style incorporates a lot of downstroke picking, palm mutes, simple chord voices and single note riffs.

Finger Picking LessonAcoustic Fingerpicking for Beginners Lesson
by Lisa McCormick of
This four-step fingerpicking pattern is a powerful building block for fingerstyle guitar.

Ska Guitar LessonSka Guitar 101
by Lawrence Katz of
This is the first example in a five-part series. We'll work on a basic Ska rhythm, playing on the upbeats. Keep the right hand loose and moving in an up-down motion. Focus on the upbeats.

Blues Improvisation LessonBlues - Advanced Improvisation Concepts
by Hanspeter Kruesi of
This is a lesson about advanced improvisation concepts on blues. It shows how you can play 3 different scales on any 12 bar or other blues.