Play Guitar Like Eric Clapton In this lesson, we are checking out three guitar licks in the style of the blues legend, Eric Clapton. His style is universally revered and loved. With Eric Clapton, every note counts. Today we look at an acoustic chord example; a blues lick that helps you highlight chord changes, and raw…Read more
Play Guitar Like Brian May In this lesson, we are checking out three guitar licks in the style of the incredible Brian May. His style is raw and passionate with huge-sounding power chords, technical scale runs, and specialist techniques aplenty in today’s examples. Brian May Guitar Example 1 – Chord Brian May’s rhythm work is usually big…Read more
Chromatic Notes in Solos Part 2 In this 2nd lesson on adding chormatic passing notes to your solo lines I am going to show how you can encircle the notes of the triad and use that to make lines with a few surprising melodic twists. The 2nd part of the lesson is two examples where…Read more
Playing Guitar with Expression Part 2 After looking at vibrato in the first instalment of this series, I’m now going to look at string bending, both from a technical perspective and how to use it to decorate and enhance a melody. The aim of this mini series is to help you to play more expressively…Read more
This is just the sort of book/instruction I was hoping to find. I find the explanations to be thorough and in particular appreciate the examples of (available) songs to emphasize key points. I also greatly appreciate that, unlike many ebooks, sound files are available for further instruction.