The Gibson App is guitar learning made easy. It simplifies the learning process and brings guitar playing to life for the current and next generation of guitarists with interactive lessons and songs. The Gibson App is the place for beginners to learn to play guitar, and for intermediate and advanced players to continually challenge themselves to reach new levels. The Gibson App works with any guitar and is accessible for both acoustic and electric guitar players. Inside the Gibson App Guide, players receive exclusive step-by-step guidance and instruction straight from the music icons who write and perform legendary songs. Download the Gibson App on Apple/iOS and Android HERE.
The latest addition to the Gibson App Guide is “Master Chicago Blues with Kirk Fletcher." Players will learn how to master the fundamentals of Chicago Blueswith world-renowned blues guitarist extraordinaire Kirk Fletcher who has poured his heart and soul into crafting an exceptional guide that covers Chicago blues in 25 days. Fletcher dives deep into the essence of the famous Chicago blues, sharing his wealth of knowledge and expertise. Players learn every step of the way with video-guided lessons from Kirk Fletcher himself, showing all of his hints and tricks to master the individual parts, jump into the song lessons, and continue to refine newly acquired skills. New lessons and videos are posted every day, “Master Chicago Blues with Kirk Fletcher” is available exclusively on the Gibson App HERE.
Five-time Blues Music Award-nominee Kirk Fletcher recently released his seventh studio album Heartache By The Pound which was recorded at the legendary FAME Studios (Florence Alabama Music Enterprises) in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Intimate and compelling, Heartache By the Pound is characterized by the kind of scorching fret work that earned him a reputation as one of today’s greatest blues players. Listen to the album Heartache By the Pound HERE.
Join and play along to thousands of songs on the Gibson App HERE.
Watch the video for Kirk Fletcher’s Guide to the Chicago Blues: HERE.
New Gibson App Guides are added regularly and include Tommy Thayer’s “Guide to KISS solos,” CELISSE’s “Guide to Songwriting,” Jared James Nichols’ “Guide to Blues,” as well as the forthcoming “Introduction to Acoustic Guitar,” “Guide to Country Guitar,” and many more.
The Gibson App is a unique two-way, interactive platform to teach guitar students how to do everything from playing their first note to shredding loads of songs. The Gibson App features interactive lessons with thousands of lessons and songs. Learn the songs step-by-step with video tutorials from superstar artists and pro guitarists in the Gibson App Guide. The Gibson App also includes a Digital Amp, built-in Tuner, Metronome, Gibson TV, and new songs are added every week.
The Gibson App uses “audio augmented reality” to provide interactive feedback to students as they learn. As you pluck a note or strum a chord, the Gibson Applistens to your guitar and gives you real-time audio and visual feedback on your playing. It also gives students a more contextual learning experience: instead of learning chords and scales in a vacuum, you’re able to practice on a scrolling tablature that lets you hear how you sound with the backing of a virtual band. That means you can load up thousands of songs in a wide range of genres including “Brown Eyed Girl” by Van Morrison, “American Girl" by Tom Petty, “Nothing Else Matters” by Metallica, “Where is My Mind" by Pixies, “Country Roads” by John Denver, “I Hate Myself For Loving You" by Joan Jett, “Heaven” by Kane Brown, “Shape Of You” by Ed Sheeran, “Killer Queen” by Queen,“ Sweet Child O’ Mine,” by Guns ‘N Roses, “Run to the Hills” by Iron Maiden, “Roxanne” by The Police, and “Don’t Stop Believin’” by Journey, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”and “The Man Who Sold the World” by Nirvana, “Are You Gonna Go My Way” by Lenny Kravitz, and “Don't Look Back In Anger” by Oasis, and see how your playing matches up with these seminal tracks.
The Gibson App free version features a few lessons a day; the premium version of the Gibson App offers full access and a 7-day free trial, then costs $19.99/£16.49 monthly or $119.99/£98.99 yearly. Download the Gibson App HERE.
Gibson, the leading iconic guitar brand, has shaped the sounds of generations of musicians and music lovers across genres for 130 years. Founded in 1894 and headquartered in Nashville, Gibson Brands has a legacy of world-class craftsmanship, legendary music partnerships, and progressive product evolution that is unrivalled among musical instrument companies. The Gibson Brands portfolio includes Gibson, the leading guitar brand, as well as many of the most beloved and recognizable music brands, including Epiphone, which has been on every stage since 1873, Kramer, the original MADE TO ROCK HARD guitar brand.