Episodes

096 - 10 Awesome Acoustic Guitarists You Should Know About (Part 2)

Sept. 23, 2022

This week's episode is the second in a two-part series introducing 10 awesome acoustic guitar players you should know about.

095 - 10 Awesome Acoustic Guitarists You Should Know About (Part 1)

Sept. 16, 2022

This week's episode is the first in a two-part series introducing ten awesome acoustic guitar players you should know about.

094 - How To Improve At Improvisation

Sept. 9, 2022

If there is one thing that stops most beginner lead guitarists in their tracks, it’s improvisation; what should I play? How should I play it? If you have asked these same questions, then keep listening as I break down how to…

093 - 10 Awesome Finger Picking Songs

Sept. 2, 2022

If you are tired of your guitar pick, this episode is for you as I count down ten awesome finger-picking songs. These will be great to learn the style and give you some fun songs to play.

092 - Are You A Beginner Or Intermediate Guitarist?

Aug. 26, 2022

If you feel like a perpetual beginner and wonder where you are on your guitar-playing journey. Then this episode is for you as I will answer the question are you a beginner or intermediate guitarist?

091 - 3 Steps To Learn Songs

Aug. 19, 2022

If you have struggled with learning songs in the past, then this episode is for you. I will walk you through the three steps to help you learn a song quicker, easier and with less frustration.

090 - 5 Guitar Master Classes You Should Watch

Aug. 12, 2022

In this episode, I go through 5 guitar master classes you should watch, so if you are looking for some inspiration or something to watch on your way to work, check this episode out.

089 - Where To Start With Learning Guitar

Aug. 5, 2022

In this week's episode, I will go through how to start learning guitar. So if you are just beginning your guitar journey or looking for a bit more direction, take a listen.

088 - 7 Things To Do Every Time You Practice Guitar

July 29, 2022

In this week's episode, I am going through 7 essential things you should do every time you practice guitar.

087 - 5 Steps To Get Back Into Playing The Guitar

July 22, 2022

Is your guitar gathering dust? Have you been away on an extended vacation, recently healed from an injury, or life has just been busy. Don't worry; this week's episode will help get you back on track.

086 - Common Guitar Playing Injuries & How To Avoid Them

July 15, 2022

In this episode, I go through some common guitar-playing injuries, what they are, how they are caused and how you can avoid them. So if you want to enjoy the guitar and remain pain-free, keep listening.

085 - 6 MORE Essential Blues Albums You Should Listen To

July 8, 2022

In this episode, I give you 6 MORE Blues albums you should check out. If you want to become a better blues guitar player it is essential that you listen to blues music and these six albums are essential listening.

084 - 6 Blues Albums You Should Listen To

July 1, 2022

If you want to become a better blues guitar player it is essential that you listen to blues music. In this episode, I recommend 6 classic blues albums for you to listen to.

083 - John Mayer’s 5 Top Guitar Tips

June 24, 2022

For this week's episode, I have been searching YouTube to bring you John Mayer’s Top 5 Guitar Tips.

082 - How To Avoid, Recognise & Overcome Guitar Burnout

June 17, 2022

If you are like most guitar players, you will hit a wall and lose your drive to play the guitar at some time or another. This is what we call guitar burnout. In this week's episode, I will tell you how to Avoid, Recognise & …

081 - Should You Learn Guitar In-Person Or Online?

June 11, 2022

In this week's episode, I discuss the pros & cons of learning guitar online vs in person. So if you are wondering which method of learning would be best for you, keep listening.

080 - Open Weekend Live Q&A Recording

June 3, 2022

This week's episode is a recording from the live Q&A I did as part of the recent Beginner Guitar Academy open weekend. I answer questions on the best beginner guitar amps, what a key is and more.

079 - The Seven Essential Guitar Skills

May 27, 2022

This week's episode will take you through the seven essential guitar skills that will help you structure your guitar practice, make faster progress, and become a well-rounded guitar player. Sound good? Well, keep listening.

078 - 5 Ways To Improve Your Timing

May 20, 2022

Out of the seven essential skills, the one that most people struggle with is Rhythm. Most struggle to stay in time when strumming through a song or find it tough to create an interesting rhythm when improvising.  If this …

077 - 9 Of The Best YouTube Guitar Teachers

May 13, 2022

If you have ever looked for guitar lessons on YouTube, you will know that finding a good teacher is not easier.  That is why I am going to go through 9 of the best youtube guitar teachers in this week's episode

076 - What Is The CAGED System & Should I Learn It?

May 6, 2022

This week's episode is all about the CAGED system. What it is, why you should learn it, when you should learn it and how you should learn it.

075 - Can You Learn Guitar Over 40?

April 29, 2022

If you are over 40 and wondering if you have missed your chance at learning to play the guitar, then this episode is for you.

074 - What Is A Guitar Setup & Do I Need One?

April 22, 2022

In this episode, I will walk you through exactly what a guitar setup is and answer the question, do you need one?

073 - How To Stop Your Pick From Spinning

April 15, 2022

One of the most annoying things for beginner guitar players is trying to keep hold of their picks. In this episode, I will give you some tips to help stop your pick from spinning.