For those about to rock, Rock Style Level 1 is the place to start! Guitar Tricks rock experts have broken down everything for you, from rock's roots in blues music to modern theories and techniques like palm-muting and power chords. After taking you through the popular chords and rhythms, instructors will teach riffing techniques, creating powerful hooks, and finish with some insight on achieving serious rock tone from your gear.
Long-time Guitar World Associate Editor, columnist and transcriber Andy Aledort masterfully teaches you how to play like the legendary Angus Young of AC/DC. He does this in the most effective way possible—by looking at Angus' playing style and techniques, as featured on five classic AC/DC songs: "Back in Black," "Highway to Hell," "You Shook Me All Night Long," "Hell's Bells" and "For Those About to Rock."
The Phrase By Phrase™ Guitar Method explores some of the greatest guitarists of all time, breaking their complex styles into simple, recognizable phrases. Thorough, easy-to-understand descriptions teach proper finger placement and technique, followed by half-speed practice tempos and combined sections that are played at full speed. “Learn what it’s really like to play guitar for AC/DC!” In this issue, we examine the guitar playing of Angus and Malcolm Young. From start to finish, we dissect every intricacy of their style, offering a hands on experience of what it is like to play guitar for AC/DC. Learn all of the Guitar Leads, Rhythms, Counter Rhythms and Fills to popular songs from the albums TNT, Dirty Deeds, Highway To Hell, Back In Black, For Those About To Rock, Who Made Who, The Razor’s Edge and Black Ice.