All the time and effort we put into becoming better guitar players should ultimately amount to one thing: freedom. By that, I mean the freedom to play anything we want in front of anybody — and do it with confidence. I want to express to you that effortless technique is actually what gives us that […]

Introducing the Guitar Hackers Spotlight: This is where we can get to know our fellow students. Each one of you has a fascinating story that deserves to be heard and we’re grateful to be a part of your guitar journey. Laura Bonini First, tell us a little about yourself (where you’re from, favorite food, pets, […]

 Learning how to play songs on the electric guitar can be a struggle. Often we get stuck on a difficult passage or phrase and as a result we’re tempted to give up. My goal is to give guitar players the tools to play what they want to play, and to play it well. When learning […]

We have reached our capacity for Kiko’s Complete Guitar Workout Strategy online camp. Registration is now closed and I am going to spend time with batch 1 students to make sure they are making progress and evolving as guitar players. I wanted to thank everybody who has signed up for Guitar Hacks and joined the […]

Launching a new website is challenging and Guitar Hacks was no exception. I didn’t know how people would perceive it or if it would even be successful. 4 weeks in, we have already reached some encouraging milestones and I want to thank you for being a part of these achievements! Since launch over 1400 users […]

I want to help every guitar player be the best they can be without being held back by technique. I want YOUR opinion: Tell me, what guitar lesson you want covered next? Simply fill in this quick poll below. After that, we will look at the result to influence what Kiko will record next, it […]

Many of you wanted to know what kind of exercises I use to avoid tension in my playing.  All guitarists struggle with playing with too much tension. And while tension can’t be eliminated completely — and is even necessary to properly play the guitar — playing with too much tension can make things unnecessarily difficult. […]

As 2019 comes to an end, My goal for 2020 is to help as many guitar players as I can achieve the skills they need to be able to express themselves musically. To give them the ability to play what they want, and be creative without being limited by technique. That’s why I created Guitar […]