http://www.how-to-play-electric-guitar.net - free little but very useful website
for absolute beginners to alt-rock and metal rhythm guitar.
The site educates all the important first steps:
how to tune, hold a guitar, read tabs, get right sound out, play cool riffs.
musical scales for beginners in every key in staff and guitar tab format.
Major, Natural Minor, Harmonic Minor, Melodic Minor Scales.
Major and Minor Arpeggios.
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