Guitar Tricks Blog

Posted December 27, 2017

10 Easy Acoustic Guitar Songs

If you were lucky enough to get a new guitar this season, here are a variety of songs to help you on your guitar-learning journey. These songs from bands old and new incorporate a handful of open chords, and a couple of barre chords. For those of you looking to learn some new techniques may also find songs that use simple fingerpicking, as well as new ways to strum. Read on for the songs! 

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Posted December 6, 2017

Play Metal Christmas Songs and More!

Hey everyone, Billy here. It's December already and that means it's the time for giving, and staying inside, playing awesome jams with friends and family. 

First thing's first. The best way to celebrate the holidays is playing your favorite songs like "Silent Night," "Jingle Bells," and "Deck the Halls" but with a nose-bleeding, overdriven guitar! Learn how to add a bit of metal in your eggnog this season by playing a metal version of "Deck the Halls" below.

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Posted November 20, 2017

The Beatles, Which One Are You?! Quiz

The Beatles have long been known as one of the most popular and important rock bands in history. If you're a fan of the mopheads that arguably started the "British Invasion," go ahead and take the quiz to see which Liverpool boy you most resemble in spirit and in life. 

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Posted November 2, 2017

Super Mario, Star Wars and More! Rock Stars in Halloween Costumes

Halloween has come and gone once again. So let's take a look at some of the coolest costumes from our favorite rock stars and musicians. Whether they dressed up as your favorite Star Wars villain, or your favorite Super Mario hero, these are some choice snapshots of past and present Halloweens. 

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