Entries by Ross Helmot

Can you help me with this

I've recently added a new Facebook page 'Guitar Lessons with Ross Helmot' and am trying to get as many likes as I can to build the profile. So if you like the lessons you have had or are having with me could you click on the like button on the home page of my web […]

So…where did rock come from?

One thing's for sure, it didn't just arrive with Bill Haley and the Comets 'Rock around the Clock'. The roots of rock can be found in the Mississippi delta region of America with the birth of the blues. It's really worth understanding how this music evolved and the key players as you work to develop […]

Just get out and play…

No matter what level you are at as a guitar player there is enormous value to be gained in sitting down and playing with others. A few of the crew I teach are not confident they know enough and would be embarrassed to play with someone else but the truth is a lot of learning […]

Coming Soon

It's been a long time in the making but we should have some video up as part of the newsletter in the next couple of months. Look forward to some interesting interviews and a few good tips along the way.

Re:Generation Music Project (2012)

It's always good to keep an open mind as a musician and the Re:Generation Music Project gives an intriguing insight into the vision of 5 DJ's each given a style of music to work with, Rock, Jazz, Classical, Country and R&B. Premier, Mark Ronson, Skrillex, Pretty Lights and The Crystal Method remix, recreate and re-imagine […]