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  1. Wally

    Demo in the works!

    Finally got with a band that shares the same passion for music as I do and starting next weekend we will be hitting the books on writing some original material. Probably won't be the best sounding music at first but I believe in time we can only improve 😎 I'll post more content and videos soon...
  2. Wally

    Challenging myself (16th notes)

    I was practicing to a metronome this weekend and realized that I can only play 16th notes at around 95bpm. My goal for this month is to bump that up to 160bpm. I'll be trying to put up weekly videos of my progress as this is something that I will need to practice daily to reach that goal. One...
  3. Wally

    Circle of Fifths Made Easy (For Guitar)

    Here's a video that really helped me understand how to use the Circle of Fifths as a guitar player. I hope this video helps someone as much as it has helped me as I do not really use sheet music to play the guitar
  4. Wally

    Mission Accomplished

    After months of practicing and studying I've finally completed the beginners course of this awesome site. I've played for years and when I found this community the CAGED method was unheard of to me and that's when I knew I had to take the time to take advantage of what this website has to offer...
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    In honor of Teacher appreciation week I'd like to say thank you to Synyster Gates, Papa Gates, and the SGS admins and staff that make this website possible! This site is very unique and in my personal opinion much better than the other online "guitar schools" I've found. Everything on this...
  7. Wally

    Send riffs

    Do you have cool content on the SGS community you wish someone would notice? Comment to this thread so I can check out your media. As musicians I think it's important for us to lift each other up to the pedestal we want to reach. I am by no means an expert player nor am I in any position to give...
  8. Wally

    Trying to Upload

    I'm currently trying to upload a short video from my phone of me playing some simple pentatonic patterns but when I try to upload it I get an error code saying the file is to big. The video is less than 2 minutes long. I'm just trying to show off what I learned in the CAGED lesson. Any advice on...
  9. Wally

    Breakthrough (Long Story)

    I've wanted to play guitar ever since I heard the song "A Little Piece of Heaven" when I was 11 years old. When I turned 13 I got my first electric guitar and started learning what I could whenever I could. I even played some songs for a small church in my town. I wanted to play lead guitar and...
  10. Wally

    I couldn't stop laughing at this

  11. Wally

    My exciting news

    Hello everyone! Long time no talk 😁 Unfortunately I haven't been on the Forums in a while now mainly because I was in search of members for a band and setting up practices but after the first month of my long search I got some exciting news...I'm going to be a Dad! 🤯🥳😊 My wife is now 3 months...
  12. Wally

    The best video lesson I've ever witnessed

    you won't regret the next 4 minutes of your life
  13. Wally

    Writing a song

    So I just recently started trying to put a band together. So far its just me and my friend who is a bass player. Any good tips or things to I should keep in mind when writing a song with a band? I've played with other guitar players but I've never played with a full band before and I've never...
  14. Wally

    Whammy Bar for Les Paul

    I'm trying to add a tremelo system (whammy bar) to my Epiphone Les Paul without having to drill into my guitar. I've looked into a Floyd Rose or a Stetsbar but I'm not sure what to look for. Heres a pic of my Les Paul if it'll help.
  15. Wally

    Learning a Song

    I was hoping someone could help suggest some songs to start learning. I've been using this site for quite some time now and I want to get more into playing lead guitar. I've been playing rhythm since I was 14, I want to learn a song to its completion on Lead guitar. Does anyone have any good...
  16. Wally


    This is going to sound stupid but how do I practice with a metranome? I've never had to play with one before
  17. Wally

    Burned out

    Does anyone have any advice for getting burned out? I practice for about 3 to 4 hours a day and I've reached a point where I feel drained. I try motivating myself to do practice harder and train harder but lately the more I try the more I find myself getting discouraged. Please help. I don't...
  18. Wally

    Hello Friends!

    My name is Kyle but my friends and wife call me Wally. I've been playing guitar since I was 13. I'm 23 now and my dream is to play in a Rock N Roll/Metal band! I'm a huge fan of Avenged Sevenfold and an even bigger fan of Synyster Gates! So when I heard that I could go to Syn School Online I...