I was lucky to have time to ask Paul about my transcriptions at his guitar retreat. The first one up was Everybody Use Your Goddamn Turn Signal. I quickly learned that I was not correctly accounting for Paul’s insane reach and dexterity.
Continue reading to see what I learned and how it applies to this lick.
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How often do you get to hang out with one of your musical heroes up close and personal? I recently had a chance to visit Paul Gilbert along with 3 other guitarists for 3 days of studio time, lessons from Paul, and fine dining. What a treat!
Read on to hear more about this great adventure!
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I’m back in the land of pink and the sound of high-school cheers. That’s right, another production of Legally Blonde, the Musical. I’m playing drums again and, luckily, I saved my setup from last time (rig rundown here).
We have a great cast and orchestra at the Hillbarn Theatre. Come see the show, it runs Aug 25th – Sep 18.
A quick post of a solo I’m working on for my upcoming recording session / retreat with Paul Gilbert (crazy, right?).
Keep reading for the solo to The Last Rock And Roll Star.
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Getting ready for another nearly sold-out weekend:
The good news is that American Idiot runs through Aug 21 at City Lights Theatre.
Buy your tickets soon if you want to see the show.