Nikki’s Fretboard Lesson in She Shreds Magazine #7 – Out Now!

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Don’t miss the new issue of She Shreds magazine (#7) that just came out! It features a very helpful fretboard lesson with Nikki O’Neill, guitarist and author of the book Women’s Road to Rock Guitar (Alfred Music).

Also in this issue:

CHAPTER 1
ARTICLES
4. SCENE REPORT: SAN JOSE
6. UNSUNG PIONEERS OF HISTORY
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CHAPTER 2
INTERVIEWS
10. MITSKI MIYAWAKI
14. VIV ALBERTINE
18. BLEACHED
24. BIBI MCGILL
30. WARPAINT
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CHAPTER 3
INSTRUCTIONALS
36. GUITAR WIRING HOW-TO
38. TABS: FRETBOARD 101 — THE FIVE OCTAVE PATTERNS
40. ASK SADIE
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CHAPTER 4
REVIEWS
42. SOUND CONTROL
44. GEAR + ALBUM REVIEWS

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At the NAMM Show

Those who visited NAMM – one of the world’s two largest trade shows for musical instruments, gear and education – got to check out Nikki’s book “Women’s Road to Rock Guitar” at the Alfred Music booth.

You can buy Nikki’s book at any Guitar Center store in the U.S., through any distributor in the world at Alfred Music.com, at Amazon.com , or your local music store.

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Women’s Road to Rock Guitar – great review in Axe Magazine, Italy

Nikki’s book “Women’s Road to Rock Guitar” gets an amazing review in Italy’s Axe Magazine!

“Definitely a useful book”… “A great variety of styles”… “making even the most difficult matters look simple”… “Written for women, good for everyone.”

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Nikki’s Book in the Guitar Center Catalogue & Stores

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Nikki’s book, “Women’s Road to Rock Guitar” is featured in the new Guitar Center catalogue. It’s going out in the mail now in the U.S.

Maybe you know a teen or adult guitar player who would find it helpful or inspiring…

What’s it about?
It covers rhythm guitar for different rock styles, lead guitar soloing, and practical stuff like rock song structures, how to figure out songs by ear, write a song chart, practice/rehearsal tips, and the basics on guitar pickups, amps and effects pedals.
It comes with a CD.

Orianthi, Kaki King, Lita Ford, Jennifer Batten, Bibi McGill, Sue Foley, Ana Popovic, Ann Klein, Kat Dyson, Vicki Peterson and Nancy Wilson share tips throughout the book.

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