Free Tab Download for Beginner Guitarists

Playing the guitar is unlike anything else: it’s challenging and rewarding, frustrating and fun, disastrous and successful all at once. And, these ups and downs can be even more pronounced when you’re just starting out.

That’s why Liverpool Academy of Music Director Steve Flack has put together two free tab playlist downloads for beginner guitarists. […]

Online Guitar Lessons at Steve Flack’s Guitar Academy

Looking for good quality, easy to follow online guitar lessons by an experienced guitar teacher? Look no further.

The Liverpool Academy of Music’s own Director Steve Flack has launched the Steve Flack Guitar Academy.

He’s now ready to share his passion for teaching guitar with people around Australia, and the globe.
Online Guitar Lessons: 10 Iconic Songs […]

7 Ways Playing Guitar will Benefit Your Body and Mind

Ever noticed how focused and relaxed guitar players look on stage? Or how some guitarists (think Keith Richards) seem to live forever?

Turns out playing guitar will benefit your body and mind in more ways you could imagine. Let’s take a look.
1. Minimise Stress
We all get stressed out from time to time – there’s no […]

The Many Roles of the Guitar in Music

Did you know that 10% of the worlds population have, at one time or another, picked up and played a guitar? That’s about 712 million guitarists.

The roles of the guitar in both classical and popular music are incredibly versatile, making it one of the most exciting and rewarding instruments to learn. As well as […]

3 Ways to Learn Guitar Songs at Home

Once you begin to feel more confident playing the guitar, you may want to expand your repertoire. The skills you have developed at music lessons will assist you in learning some of your favourite songs.

Here are three ways you can learn guitar songs at home.
1. Sheet Music
Learning to read sheet music is an invaluable skill, […]

10 Best Music Documentaries Every Musician Should Watch

Great music documentaries are an art form in themselves. Not only are they entertaining, they are educational and inspiring.

Here’s a list of the 10 best music documentaries we believe every musician should watch.

Bob Dylan

1. Don’t Look Back (1967)
This insightful documentary follows musical genius, Bob Dylan, as a young man on tour in England in […]

Here’s One for Slash Fans

If you’re a big fan of Slash (former lead guitarist of Guns N Roses), then you’ll love the guitar lesson included with next month’s edition of the Australian Guitar magazine.

Director and Guitar teacher Steve Flack from the Liverpool Academy of Music has transcribed the music from Slash’s solo from his hit Rocket Queen and […]

Steve Flack’s Guitar Heroes Live at the Brass Monkey

Want to witness rock and blues guitar music from some of the very best guitarists in the world, all in one place? Come along to Steve Flack’s Guitar Heroes live at the Brass Monkey in Cronulla.

Steve Flack, alongside guest guitarists Dom Turner from Backsliders, Dennis Wilson from Kahvas Jute, Brad Carr from Choirboys, and […]

Our Student Brendan Barr Playing Clapton Classic

We’re really proud of all our students and their achievements. Brendan’s worked hard and is playing really well. In this video he plays Director Steve Flack’s arrangement of Eric Clapton’s Tears In Heaven, the tune he will play for his HSC Music Performance Exam. Take a look at his performance – and let’s wish […]

The Wonderful World of Guitars

It’s said that 10% of the world’s population plays guitar at some level, which would make it one the most popular things to do on earth.   So, if you play guitar you’ll be in plenty of company. That’s massive!

It’s a wonderfully rewarding and fun thing to do.  But what sort of guitar should you […]