acoustic, fingerstyle, blues, fingerpicking, Tommy Emmanuel, Jerry Reed, Merle Travis, Blind Blake, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Blind Willie Johnson, Blind Will Mc Tell, Charlie Patton, Elizabeth Cottenby Nicola Mandorino
acoustic blues, fingerstyle, blues rock, fingerpicking, Tommy Emmanuel, Jerry Reed, Merle Travis, Blind Blake, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Blind Willie Johnson, Blind Will Mc Tell, Charlie Patton, Elizabeth Cottenby Nicola Mandorino
rockabilly, surf, dwight yoakam, chris isaak, whammy, vibrato, reverb, delayby Chris Shofner
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Welcome to my Rockabilly lesson. Rockabilly is a hybrid of Blues and Country with melodic and rhythmic elements borrowed from Bebop and Western Swing music. It is characterized by up-tempo, mostly Major, Seventh and Ninth chords and walking bass-lines. Most Rockabilly guitarists employ some type of fingerpicking or fingerstyle playing.
The masters of this style are Chet Atkins and Merle Travis. This style basically involves playing a bass note, often the root or the fifth, underneath a chord or melody line. In this lesson I'm going to show you how to play some of classical rockabilly riffs, chords and some guitar boogie bass lines - so you have something to build upon.
Guitar : Paul Red Smith SE Singlecut
Equipment : Sonar8 DAW, GuitarRig 5 plugin
Tempo : 120 bpm
Signature : 4/4
Chord progression : E/A/B7
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