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5 kickass websites to learn guitar online

5 kickass websites to learn guitar online
The internet can well teach us a lot of things and it surely can make you an adept guitarist. Here are 5 websites to hone your skills with the guitar(and subsequently with the opposite sex, if you so wish). At your pace. Ultimate Guitar: UG easily has to be one of the best guitar sites around. You’ll usually find the tablature for most songs around here. www.ultimate-guitar.com Guitar Cardio: Yes, your fingers need the workout and GuitarCardio will give you just that. www.guitarcardio.com The Guitar Thing: The content on this site is created by Chandresh Kudwa of Dream Out Loud who is heralded as one of the best guitarist on the Indian rock scene. www.theguitarthing.com Essential Guitar: This is a rather simple looking site but don’t let your eyes fool you. www.essentialguitar.com GuitarSite: Another magazine style guitar website with loads of news and interviews. www.guitarsite.com Of course these sites are good only if you’ve had some guidance from an “offline teacher”.

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