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Reality TV starKate Gosselin is in tradition

kate gosselinKate GosselinA brief appearance in Long Beach illustrates the uncomfortable position of the mother and reality TV star.  The reality star mom from “Jon & Kate Plus 8″ was accused in court by her estranged husband of withholding $33,000 from their joint bank account. Then, in a taped segment on Monday’s episode of the show — which is ending its run next month in the wake of the couple’s increasingly nasty divorce — Kate entertained the idea of becoming a cartoon character.  That same night, she was holed up at Maria Shriver’s Women’s Conference in Long Beach, signing books for fans as security officials Continue reading →

Learn to play Lynyrd Skynyrd guitar tuition DVD launched

lynyrdskynyrdLick Library, one of world leading suppliers of guitar tuition DVD’s, have just released the classic guide to playing Lynyrd Skynyrd tracks. This new double DVD set features some of the worlds most recognisable rock tracks including the famous Freebird.

The full track listing includes Sweet Home Alabama, Simple Man, Tuesday’s Gone Gimme Three Steps and Freebird. Each song is broken down into bite sized parts, including Intro Riff’s, solo’s, verse, chorus, outro and key phrases. Lick Library’s easy to learn lessons dissect the songs into manageable sections covering note by note, picking patterns right down to the famous opening solo in the great Freebird.

A wide variety of guitar techniques are covered: For example 12/8 timing in Tuesday Gone, through to using a slide in Freebird. You can see a sample backing track (Jamtrax) on the website at here.

Lick Library have also uploaded a free to watch exclusive interview with Lynyrd Skynyrd founding member Gary Rossington, taken at the recent Winter NAMM 09 show in California, here.

The Learn to play Lynyrd Skynyrd features top guitar tutor, Danny Gill who is a former pupil of Joe Satriani, and co-author of the Musicians Institute Rock Lead Guitar series. His songs have appeared on numerous TV shows including ‘The Osbournes’ as well as motion picture soundtracks such as ‘Insomnia’ and ‘Under Siege’.

The DVD is now available to purchase through www.licklibrary.com along with over 20,000 other guitar tuition products.

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