Rock Guitar Solo of the Week

Live Guitar Course: Get ready to rock, and.... Rip it up!

In this course you'll get a step-by-step lesson, the backing track and tabs each week. The solo itself will be fun and attainable which you’ll tackle inside each lesson. Not only will you learn a new solo and have a fun jam track to play over, but you’ll also discover the “methods to the madness” behind great sounding Blues and Rock solos. You’ll quickly see how you can expand on the concepts, techniques and theory to truly integrate them into your mind, body and soul!

Rock Guitar Solo of the Week

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Rock Guitar Solo of the Week Guitar Course

About our Live Courses

We have upgraded, revamped, and organized in-studio, live weekly workshops broadcasted in 1080p. These focused, task-based workshops include full tablature, interactivity with the instruction, and even homework each week.

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Download guided practice videos to accompany your practice routine. Keep them for life regardless of your membership status. Just a simple, effective and purpose-driven way to learn the material.

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In 2016 and 2017, we completely re-engineered our recording studio with top of the line gear, including a full suite of 4k cameras complimented by a new audio outfit. The result is beautiful live streams!

Tabs & Tracks

Each live course is equipped with full tablature and even backing tracks. Our live lessons are focused, planned, and even provide homework on how to improve and look forward to the next week.

Interact Live

Our staff fields questions from the audience throughout each section, and opens for questions throughout each course. You also have the ability to call in live with your own video stream!

Our live platform has been a major focus over the past 18 months, and we are very excited to fully unleash it's capability! Attend any of these courses with a full JamPlay subscription and get the benefit of full interaction with our instructors in a focused, planned course. We even have the ability to field your questions with live video call in!

Full Course Schedule

And of course, we keep everything, so if you miss a week you can always watch our archive of live courses. Tabs, backing tracks, and a full course PDF are provided for students, along with homework for each week! Interact with other students along with the teacher and get the instruction you need to advance your playing.

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Week 1

05/22/2020 at 5pm

Jimi's Voodoo

Breaking down a track in the style of “Voodoo Child” by Jimi Hendrix, you’ll soon be flying all over the fretboard using the E minor pentatonic scale and ripping some classic licks!

Week 2

05/29/2020 at 5pm

Albert the King

Albert King went on to influence players like SRV and Jimi Hendrix. He had a unique approach to playing amazing electric, blues guitar. You’ll discover a zone on the guitar that some people call the 'B.B. Box'. Will breaks down this zone on the guitar to get both B.B. and Albert like sounds over a rockin’ blues type of track.

Week 3

06/05/2020 at 5pm

When Minor Pentatonic Fails, What Works?

A big part of Blues and Rock guitar is Major pentatonic. In this lesson you’ll discover where to to turn when the minor pentatonic scale fails and how to use this alternative approach to lead guitar to create powerful, melodic solos.

Week 4

06/12/2020 at 5pm

Rippin' it on Slash

Slash is one of the most impressive, living guitarists today. In this lesson, Will is going to show you a Slash/GnR style solo and how to start 'Thinking like Slash'.

Week 5

06/19/2020 at 5pm

Alt Rock Solos

Alt Rock/Grunge/Hard Rock/90s...whatever you want to call it! The 90s featured a ton of impressive guitarists from bands like The Chili Peppers, Jane’s Addiction, Rage Against the Machine, Alice in Chains and a ton more. We’re going to rock hard in this lesson.

Week 6

06/26/2020 at 5pm

Rock Guitar Prowess by 'Mixing'

In a nutshell, mixing major and minor pentatonic is really what blues and rock guitar is all about. Will is going to take you on a shortcut to the holy grail of guitar tones and sounds and how to rip it up by mixing scales on this 60s psychedelic rock track.

Week 7

07/10/2020 at 5pm

Rippin' it up on Funk

In this lesson, looking at a James Brown or David bowie style track, Will is going to show you the approach to a funk style track in an off beaten key. This song and solo is going to make you both headbang and shake your booty!

Week 8

07/17/2020 at 5pm

Blues Rock Phenom

Blues influenced Rock so much that Rock ‘n Roll songs were essentially just blues songs. We’ll look at a hard rock track that follows a 12 bar blues and how to solo over it.

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