■ Guitar Zone came about in 2020 when I started doing video lessons for all my students. This is where you'll find free video lessons all related to guitars, music, backing tracks and tech. Also I like to put some performances of my own original material. It's so new it still has yolk behind its ears...
Guitar Zone | How To... | #01 | Picking
■ First Guitar Zone video is all about rock guitar picking. Here are a few examples, complete with TAB.
■ Sweep picking and alternate picking exercises are covered in this mini-lesson, along with a little biog on the players that inspired me when learning guitar.
Pink Floyd | Shine On You Crazy Diamond.
■ I sometimes do a one man Pink Floyd tribue show called One Floyd, and before I went out and did these shows, the backing tracks all needed to be made. Check out One Floyd
■ Here is my remake of Pink Floyd's, 'Shine On You Crazy Diamond'. It features Ian Thompson (ABC|The Foundations) on Saxophone.
■ One of my side-jobs as a musician is that I write and create backing tracks for clients and myself to perform to.
Queen'S - A KInd OF MAgic Guitar SolO
■ I have my Dad to thank for turning me onto the music of Queen, and Brian May as a guitar influence.
■ Here is a video from ages ago, where I'm walking you through how I recreated the outro guitar solo of this epic track.