Features over 50 fingerpicking licks, riffs and solos which can be applied to rock, blues, country or folk styles etc. Incorporates licks based upon chords and chord progressions, monotonic bass lines and open tunings. The book is split into four sections which in turn deal with topics such as: licks in the open position chords, styles of the Mississippi Blues men, popular riffs and extended chord lick supplements, and open tunings.
Techniques for the lead guitarist
Have you ever dutifully practiced your scales, as shown to you by a guitar teacher or in a book and wondered what is needed to turn it into real music? Vibrato and bending are two great techniques that will help to bring your guitar playing alive. Think of any accomplished lead guitarist - all of them would use vibrato and bending at some sta ...