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Learning the Minor Pentatonic Scale: Part 2 (Form 2)

Learning the Minor Pentatonic Scale: Part 2 (Form 2)

In Part 1 of Guitar Goblin’s five-part series, “Learning the Minor Pentatonic Scale”, we explored the first form of the scale, learned some of the underlying theory, and investigated a few practice patterns we can use to develop our skills on the guitar. In Part 2, we will dive into the second form of the…

Learning the Minor Pentatonic Scale: Part 1 (Form 1)

Learning the Minor Pentatonic Scale: Part 1 (Form 1)

The world of guitar scales is vast and amazing – encompassing a huge range of sound and color. You can certainly spend a lifetime investigating the mysterious corners of the guitar fretboard. However, having a guide on your journey is often vitally important.  Whether you want to wail like Hendrix, scream like Van Halen, or…

How To Achieve A “Big” Guitar Sound Playing Live – Better Guitar Tone

How To Achieve A “Big” Guitar Sound Playing Live – Better Guitar Tone

Every guitarist is searching for that epic tone. While you may have found your signature sound, there may be some scenarios where you need just a little something more. While bigger isn’t always better, a bigger tone is SOMETIMES better. Bigger, could also be interpreted in a few different ways. In this case, we’re not…

Best YouTube Guitar Teachers – Channels That Rock

Best YouTube Guitar Teachers – Channels That Rock

There are a lot of guitar instructors out there to choose from. Of those, though, many are hacks and the great ones are usually quite costly. Fortunately, YouTube is packed full of amazing guitar lessons from dedicated teachers. We live in a time where there’s pretty much nothing you can’t learn to do on YouTube….

Choosing The Best DAW For Your Focusrite Scarlett Interface

Choosing The Best DAW For Your Focusrite Scarlett Interface

So, you’ve purchased a Focusrite “Scarlett” USB audio interface and you’re ready to select your recording software. This can be a tough decision at first, as there are quite a few DAWs to choose from. In this article, we’re going to address this question along with a few others. Why Choose A Focusrite Scarlett Digital…