The Best Is Yet To Come!

Here’s a hopefully inspirational video in which I share some thoughts on how to stay focused on getting better as a guitar player and why it’s worth it to keep practicing, playing and improving. Enjoy!

2016 State Of The Strings Address

Here’s a video to talk about what’s new and what to expect in 2016! My main goal with this video is to not only tell you about what I plan in 2016, but also to find out What You Want! So PLEASE let me know what you think, what you want and what your working on so that I can help you achieve your goals this year and make you a better guitar player. I read and reply to all messages myself so if you would like to keep things private, email me at: [email protected] or if you don’t mind…

Everybody Wants To Rule The World – Performance Video

This is a video of me playing the tune “Everybody Wants To Rule The World” by Tears For Fears. This arrangement was done by Andy McKee.. If you don’t know of him already, go check him out! Please leave comments below and let me know what you think. Also, let me know if anyone is interested in learning more about how to play this style of guitar. I may create some lessons to teach some basic finger style techniques

Adam Rafferty – Study With Adam Review

In this video I talk about Adam Rafferty’s website for learning Fingerstyle Guitar. It’s DEFINITELY something to check out. Watch the video to learn why and then click on the link below to check it out! Here’s the link to go check out Adam Rafferty’s website:     http://www.rockguitarpower.com/studywithadam   Affiliate Disclosure: We do receive compensation from sales of the products mentioned in this review. We have reviewed this product extensively and only promote products that we feel are of the highest quality and worth their investment. 

Closer To The End – Mike Deiure Performance

So I recently finished writing a new tune and it’s called “Closer To The End”. I grabbed a camera and went to my favorite place to play and practice to shoot a video of me performing it. Check it out and please let me know what you think by leaving some comments down below. If your curious about learning any of the techniques or parts to this song, let me know and I can create a lesson or two to teach them to you! So it’s been a LONG time since I’ve finished new music and one of the things…

Understanding and Optimizing Volume On an Electric Guitar Rig

Despite being conceptually simplistic, getting your guitar volume “right” can be complex and problematic. To be clear – a lot of that is no fault of the responsible guitarist. Exterior factors like environment, indoor/outdoor acoustics, other musicians and a litany of additional variables can have an impact on how successful you are when it comes to optimizing your guitar’s volume levels. And for the most part, we’ll avoid addressing those variables, simply because we have have little or no control over them. I want to discuss volume optimization in the context of what we do have control over, because it’s…

Supercharged Soloing Review And Bonus!

In this video I give my review of Supercharged Soloing Made Simple… The new guitar soloing program by Claude Johnson. Check out the video to see what the program is all about and get details on how you can get FREE Access to SuperGuitarLicks.com if you purchase the program by going through the following link: http://www.rockguitarpower.com/supercharged http://www.rockguitarpower.com/supercharged If you are interested in purchasing Supercharged Soloing Made Simple and getting my bonus of Free Access to SGL, then order the program through the link below and then send a copy of your receipt via email to: [email protected] and I’ll hook you…

Filling The Role Of Rhythm And Lead Guitar Player

I had an awesome question come in recently from a member of Rock Guitar Power and I liked it show much… I made video and created a guitar lesson to answer the question! The question came in from Sandy and she wanted to know the best way to get started if you are filling the role of both the rhythm guitar player and the lead guitar player in a band. It’s a great question and a great skill to develop… So here is the video to teach you how to get started: Filling The Role Of Rhythm And Lead Guitar…

Free Guitar Lesson – Clean Up Your Lead Playing

In this video I answer a question sent in by a Rock Guitar Power member. I talk about using your fingers to control the strings that you don’t want to ring out to achieve cleaner lead and rhythm playing. I get asked this question a lot from private students so I wanted to shoot a quick lesson answering it and covering some techniques…. Click Here To Check Out The Free Rock Guitar Power Webinar Mentioned In The Video! The RGP Webinar is a hour and a half long lesson, that you can pick a time that’s take on your own,…

NAMM 2013 Review Video

Hey Everyone, So I recently got back from attending the 2013 NAMM show and had an Awesome time! It’s been 4 years since I last went to the show and I was reminded of how fun, exciting and cool it is to be there. I shot a lot of video and took a lot of pictures and just finished putting together a really cool video to show you what the show is all about. You can watch the video here: Feel free to comment on it, leave questions and give it a thumbs up if you like it. There was…