Beginner Lesson: Matt Blackett on Recycled Pop Chords

Guardian Matt Blackett is a bit of a pop-rock aficionado, and he is always looking for ways to extend the textures, tones, and chordal structures of songs while still retaining that rock edge. In this lesson from Guitar Player, he discusses the compositional strategy of “recycling chords.”

All video-lesson content is vetted and curated by the Guardians of Guitar staff. We want you to absorb the best stuff from the hippest teachers and get better at what you love!


Author: Michael Molenda

Founder of Guardians of Guitar. Longest-serving Editor in Chief of GUITAR PLAYER (1997-2018). Long live Link Wray and Mick Ronson!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *