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Guitar Command features regular guitar articles, lessons, gear reviews and everything else you need to stay up to date with the guitar world. Don’t forget to subscribe using the box to the right of the page. Browse our latest articles below:
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This week’s Guitar Chord Of The Week is a nice and simple minor 7 chord shape. It’s a versatile chord, and can be used in all styles of music.
If you already know this chord, try the example chord progression at the end of this page: it contains some other nice chords, including a dominant 11 shape that may take some getting used to!
Minor 7 Guitar Chord – Root On 5th String
Minor 7 Guitar Chord Diagram
We’ve looked at some of the biggest ‘teach yourself guitar’ companies over the years, and have always come back to JamPlay. They offer a good range of lessons in all styles of music, and have some great teachers.
They’ve got a summer sale on at the moment: if you’re thinking about home guitar lessons then it’s definitely worth checking out. You get $50 off for a year’s membership and there are monthly options, too, if you just want a taster.
Click on the image below and see what you think:
This quick lesson will serve as an introduction to voice leading in jazz guitar comping. On the way you’ll learn some sweet sounding 2 5 1 progressions, too.
Voice Leading Guitar
We are pleased to announce a range of summer offers across our entire collection of backing tracks, including two ‘Ultimate Backing Track Bundles‘ – one for guitar, the other for bass – in which our entire catalogue of backing tracks albums can be downloaded … with significant savings! Continue reading
Ultimate Guitar Backing Tracks Bundle
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Ultimate Guitar Backing Tracks Offer: Click image to download
Buy our popular Blues, Late Night Blues, Scales, and Modes backing tracks, and receive our Blues Funk and Metal albums absolutely free. Plus, you’ll receive additional savings for buying the entire collection! Continue reading
Guitar Command caters for guitarists of all abilities. Our articles cover everything from basic guitar lessons to jazz improvisation – there is something here for you whatever style of music you play.
Guitar Command started life as a guitar scales reference site for lead guitarists. Needless to say, our comprehensive reference section is one of the most visited areas of the site. Learn new guitar scales, arpeggios and chords and improve your playing. Start exploring here: Guitar Scales.
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Our popular guitar backing tracks are used by thousands of guitarists and bassists all around the world. Guitar Command Backing Tracks are available from iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and many other online stores. You can also download tracks directly from this site. Find out more about our guitar and bass backing tracks here: Guitar Backing Tracks. You can also listen to samples and play along yourself!
About Guitar Command Guitar Magazine
Our aim is to make Guitar Command the no.1 guitar magazine. We create guitar products to inspire and educate. GuitarCommand.com is a complete reference for all guitarists. Our contributors are jazz, classical, acoustic and electric guitarists who want to pass on their knowledge and love of the instrument and its music. So look around. Learn to command the guitar. Get ready to master the fretboard and be able to pull out a great solo or performance whenever you need to. It is our hope to inspire the next Bream, Williams, Metheny, Martino, Vai, Satriani, Jansch, Emmanuel, Zappa, Hammett, Hendrix, Clapton or Page.