No Sweep

It’s funny that I sometimes get complimented on my clean sounding sweeps while in reality the licks and riffs they’re referring to aren’t sweep picked at all. I do like to sweep pick, but sometimes I don’t want to get […]

From Nowhere

Years ago, I made this instructional video called “Outside Tapping”. I might as well have called it “Hammer-ons From Nowhere” because that’s essentially what’s going on. Hammer-ons from nowhere are notes you hammer on with your fretting hand on a […]


Classical music has always been a great source of inspiration for me. And over the years there have been many rock guitar players who incorporated classical influences in their own music, Yngwie being the undisputed capo di capi off course. […]