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My (unsuccessful) attempts at learning to play the electric guitar and other instruments over the years, including some great YouTube tutorials and inspirations.

Rockin' on my New Electric Guitar
By on Saturday 18th January 2014

Just before Christmas, I decided to start learning to play my guitar again, having given up when I couldn't play Jimmy Hendrix Purple Haze after two weeks. I've now started from the absolute basics - Guitar for Dummies and Rocksmith 2014.

I'll Never Play Like This....
By on Monday 25th January 2010

While I've been trawling through YouTube looking for tutorial videos and beginner lessons I have found a few examples of some truly awesome guitar skills. Have a look through and let me know if you can play like this!

Helpful Guitar Equipment
By on Saturday 16th January 2010

I have started to invest in some helpful guitar equipment to help get the best out of my new guitar. This helpful guitar equipment includes multi-effects pedals, tuners and new cables.

Electric Guitar Tutorial Videos
By on Thursday 14th January 2010

Whilst learning to play the electric guitar I have been trawling through YouTube to find tutorials and guides, and rather than bookmark the best ones and keep them to myself, I thought I'd share them with everybody else, so here is my collection of the best beginner electric guitar tutorials.

Behringer Vintager Guitar and Amp
By on Wednesday 6th January 2010

While browsing the January sales online, I stumbled across this beginner guitar pack and thought to myself "Why not?" It was marked down in the sale and contains everything I need to play the guitar. Secondly, it will help me mark another item off my life list.