Megan and Rebecca Lowell, aka Larkin Poe "Self Made Man" performance for Acoustic Guitar Sessions In Place

Learn to Play Larkin Poe’s Blues Rock Banger “She’s a Self Made Man”

Andrew DuBrock with his acoustic guitar
How to Fingerpick the Beatles’ “Julia”
gretchen menn plays an acoustic guitar in the AG studio
5 Ways to Build Your Rock Rhythm Guitar Rudiments

While the acoustic guitar is less commonly associated with rock than the electric, the acoustic has always had a strong presence in this genre—whether as a songwriting tool or the bedrock of a recording. These lessons cover a range of styles — from oldies and classic rock to punk, funk, and the pop of today.

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Andrew DuBrock with guitar

Add Fingerpicking Fills to Melody Lines

The goal of good fingerpicking accompaniment is to support the song you’re playing the best you can. Short fills between vocal lines, like the one in Example 9, can be a nice contrast to straight pattern picking.

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