Guitar Blog 5 - June 23, 2008 - After Fourth Lesson

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Time for another blog entry, in which I play an actual song and stuff!

It’s not articulated in the video well (or, you know, at all) but TJ (the teacher) thinks it’s awesome that I'm taking my own initiative on looking up songs and things to practice on the internet.

Not only does it give him hints as to what I might want to learn, but it helps relieve the tedium of practicing the same thing over and over again (specially when it’s not working out quite right)

Some of the things I've been working with are some simple songs (and a complex one that seems simple till you try to play it), some finger picking exercises, and some chord progressions that some people think are easy and might be a gateway to switching a chord without looking like a fool…