Guitar Player's Top 40 Licks by TrueFire (Universal)
Released: May 11, 2012
Version: 2.0
Size: 1 GB
Deal Alert
Get notified when this app is on sale or goes free [privacy policy]

Price History

Ranking - Music (iPhone)

Ranking - Music (iPad)

Guitar Player's Top 40 Licks

[ This app may no longer be available for download ]

The TOP 40 ESSENTIAL GUITAR LICKS iPhone and iPad app from Guitar Player Magazine and TrueFire features 40 must-know Rock, Blues, Jazz and Metal licks inspired by the likes of Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughn, David Gilmour, Jeff Beck, Joe Perry, Jimmy Page, Mark Knopfler, Zakk Wylde, Eddie Van Halen, Joe Satriani, James Hetfield, Vivian Campell, George Lynch, Alexi Liaho, Alex Skolnick, Matt Heafy, Corey Beaulieu, Marty Friedman, Yngwie Malmsteen and Randy Rhoads. All video and lesson content is downloaded along with the app - no Wi-Fi connection or streaming required!

Each lick is presented in an interactive video format with tab, notation, text narrative and a practice rhythm track. Top educators Frank Vignola, Jeff McErlain and Chris Buono step you through every nuance of the lick and break it down note-for-note. Plus, Guitar Player Magazine dug deep into their archives to supplement your interactive learning adventure with original articles, tips and interviews from some of the greatest players of all time.

Take a break from practicing your blues licks to read what B.B. King had to say about the blues in his iconic GP 1980 interview. After working on new rock licks, check in with rock god Eddie Van Halen in his first-ever cover story. Larry Carlton, Joe Pass, Pat Metheny, Wes Montgomery and John Scofield shed some insight on playing great jazz guitar. George Lynch, James Hetfield and Randy Rhoads share metal wisdom. These timeless articles and many more are included in the app to help expand your knowledge base and enhance your learning experience.

Take TOP 40 ESSENTIAL GUITAR LICKS on your iPhone or iPad wherever you go -- you’ll play better, sound better, and know more about Rock, Jazz, Blues and Metal guitar than ever before!

What's new in version 2.0
Updated for iOS7, bug fixes.
Our verdict: Ok
  • + Guitar Player's Top 40 Licks is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + It is currently 50% off its regular price.
Similar Apps
SoundHound - Music Discovery

Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: SoundHound, Inc. || Version: 9.6.1


Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: Alexander Zolotov || Version: 1.9.6c

Hello Piano: Learn Pro Lessons

Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: Gismart Edutainment || Version: 1.30