- They’re available on your phone, so they’re easily accessible during ‘downtime’ on flights, long drives, etc.
- They’re typically short programs that don’t suck up a lot of time.
- Using the “radio station” feature in the new iO7 Podcasts app (or the similar feature in other apps like Downcast, Instacast, etc.), you can create a guitar channel that automatically updates with the latest episodes.
And The Winners Are…
Guitar Music Theory – Desi Serna Podcast:This podcast features free audio guitar lessons that teach music theory for guitar. Listeners learn how scales, chords, progressions, modes, and more get applied to the fretboard and familiar songs. This includes a focus on compositional and improvisational techniques used in popular styles of music. The lessons are geared toward intermediate level players on up and can be followed on either an acoustic or electric guitar. Bass players can learn a lot from the instruction too. It is recommended that you begin with the first episode titled, What Is Guitar Theory, and then follow the lessons in order from there.
Rig Rundowns – Premier Guitar: Premier Guitar’s world-famous Rig Rundowns take you backstage to explore the live gear used by your favorite guitar and bass players. Whether you’re into shred, country, indie, or classic rock, Rig Rundowns give you the lowdown on the instruments, pedals, and amps powering the biggest acts on the road today—and often we even coax them into demoing their favorite settings. Listen now and pick up new tricks for how to set up your rig!