On this page is a complete guide to guitar chord theory. You’ll learn concepts such as root notes, triad and seventh chord construction, diatonic and chromatic chords, and chord construction. You’ll also learn how to play many different types of chords.
Read this page to seriously improve your rhythm guitar playing and songwriting, whatever style of music you play!
The C major ninth chord is a bright and breezy major chord. It can be used as a substitution for the tonic chord in a chord progression, particularly in a jazz setting. In other words, if you see a “C” chord symbol, try using this in its place. Learn how to play the Cmaj9 chord …
A complete beginner's guide to starting classical guitar. This page sets out to answer any questions you may have about learning classical guitar, whether you're completely new to guitar playing or if you already play either electric or acoustic guitar.
On this page is a complete guide to the chords in A minor. Example guitar chords for playing and / or writing music in the key of A minor are also provided.
Being aware of all of the available chords in A minor is useful if you’re writing music in this key. You can use this page as a reference, or inspiration if you want to find some new sounds in the key of A minor...
An overdrive pedal can have a significant impact on your guitar sound, and would be the first choice of many guitarists if they could have only one pedal in their rig.
The sound of an overdrive pedal can range from a gentle boost to full-on distortion, and the model you choose can define your tone. With the multitude of options out there, selecting the right pedal can be a daunting task.
That's why we've put together a list of the ten best overdrive pedals available in 2024. We've taken into consideration tone, build quality, versatility, and price into our selections, and there is something for all styles at all price levels.
Whether you’re looking for something that can give you a light, bluesy crunch or a pedal that will propel your solos into hard-rock territory, our guide is designed to help you make an informed decision.