The Practice Problem: How to Play Guitar When You’re Busy, Distracted or Overwhelmed

It’s the oldest phrase in the book: ‘Practice makes perfect’ - and as much as we tend to ignore it when it’s first said to us, it is mostly true. However, ‘practice’ is a wide-reaching umbrella term, and if you’re not doing it in the right way, you’ll find that you aren’t really progressing with your guitar at all - it could even be hindering you.

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Why Do My Chords Sound Bad?

Feel like your chords just don’t sound right? Do they sound disjointed, clumsy or lacking in clarity? No matter how hard you try, are you finding yourself at a loss as to why your chords sound bad, but you just can’t put your finger on it?

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Big Thief – Randy (TAB)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uusn6wORMxE In this song by Big Thief, Adrianne Lenker's fingerpicking is peppered with subtle nuances. Although the song is based around a simple IV, V, I, IV progression, it's the…

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