Speed Mechanics For Lead Guitar

It can be a real chore to develop speed in the picking hand, and we all know this quite well, yet one of the biggest problems that most guitar players face, is that they are not paying any attention to the actual speed mechanics of the picking hand. What is speed mechanics you might ask? […]

Economy Picking Vs Alternate Picking

Alternate picking uses down, up, alternating picking motions to increase the speed at which you can play. The reason that it’s able to do this is very simple. If you pick a string down, and then decide to play it again, using another downward motion, you are wasting space and energy. This is because you […]