#1 Blues Scale Pattern You MUST Know and Dominate blues scales Jan 02, 2024

As a seasoned guitarist with almost 40 years of experience, I've delved into countless solos, unraveling the secrets that make them timeless and iconic. One recurring theme that stands out is the reliance on a particular position – a position that I consider the cornerstone of blues guitar...

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Spice Up Blues Lead Guitar with 4 New Notes blues lead guitar Oct 27, 2023

Are you tired of your blues scale phrasing sounding stale? Are you looking for that extra spark to elevate your guitar playing? Look no further. Today, I'm excited to share with you an incredible insight that transformed the way I approach the blues scale. Four new notes, strategically placed...

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Blues Lead Guitar - Call & Response blues jam tracks Oct 20, 2023

Refer to the lesson below for guidance on how to best utilize Visual Jam Tracks like the example above.

 

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Learning to play the lead guitar is often seen as an intimidating task, shrouded in complex music theory, daunting scales, and bewildering techniques....

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How ANYONE Can Play the Blues - Minimalistic Blues Playing blues lead guitar Aug 21, 2023

 

Introduction

Welcome to a two-part series on minimalistic blues playing, where we will explore a simple yet effective approach to playing blues on the guitar. Whether you're a seasoned blues player looking to refine your skills or a beginner eager to dive into the world of blues guitar,...

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6 Famous Songs Built on the 12-Bar Blues Progression blues chords music theory Aug 09, 2023

 

Introduction

The 12-bar blues chord progression is the foundation of numerous iconic songs across various genres. In this blog post, we'll delve into six famous songs that are built on this timeless chord progression. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced guitarist, understanding...

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Why Many Rock Players Can't Play Blues Guitar blues Jul 17, 2023

Introduction

Are you a rock player who feels frustrated when attempting to play blues guitar? Do your major blues attempts sound awkward, with misplaced bends and wrong notes? Or maybe you simply want to expand your chord vocabulary and play those tasty licks like Stevie Ray Vaughan and BB King....

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Learn These 3 Blues Patterns First, Here's Why blues lead guitar scales Jul 13, 2023

Introduction:

If you've been struggling to produce the authentic blues sound on your guitar or are unsure where to start with blues patterns, you've come to the right place. In this article, we will explore the three essential blues patterns that every guitarist should learn first. These...

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