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  • Modern Blues Bebop

    by Diego Budicin

    Modern Blues mixed with various Jazz Bebop phrases - broaden your palette of licks!

    Tags: Modal Phrasing, Bebop, Modern Blues, Chord Changes, Blues Scale, Fusion, John Mayer, raking, rakes, Larry Carlton, Tom Quayle, Guthrie Govan, Charlie Parker, B minor
    Difficulty6
  • 5 Blues Licks For Turnarounds

    by Diego Budicin

    5 phrasing examples over the final section of a 4/4 slow Blues.

    Tags: Blues, shuffle, turnaround, chord changes, licks, phrasing, 12 bar, 12 bar blues, John Mayer, Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Joe Bonamassa, G Blues
    Difficulty6
  • Rock N Roll Riffs

    by Diego Budicin

    Improve your groove with a killer mix of Power chords and Blues!

    Tags: strumming, rock, Rock n roll, palm muting, blues scale, groove, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Nuno Bettencourt, Joe Bonamassa, Ac/Dc, A blues, D Major
    Difficulty5
  • Raking Power

    by Kristofer Dahl

    Bluesy fusion emphasizing the raking technique

    Tags: rake, raking, blues fusion, b5, flat five, pentatonics, twang, C minor, C Pentatonic Minor
    Difficulty4
  • Minor Blues Licks

    by Guido Bungenstock

    6 licks that will improve your soloing

    Tags: robben ford, bb king, larry carlton, steve Lukather. Neal Schon, Jeff Beck, Guthrie Govan, Joe Bonnamassa, Steve Stevens, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Repeating Licks, G minor, Dorian mode, Minor Pentatonic, Blues Scale, Bending, Vibrato, Legato, Double Stops
    Difficulty5
  • Laid Back Grooves - Hybrid Picking Etude

    by Diego Budicin

    A great bluesy exercise made to work on your intention and timing while using hybrid picking!

    Tags: Hybrid Picking, Legato, Hammer On, Pull Off, Timing, Feel, Guthrie Govan, Andy Timmons, Nick Johnston, Double Stop, Dynamics, Legato
    Difficulty5
  • Classic Blues Licks: Easy to Advanced

    by Guido Bungenstock

    6 Great Blues Licks that every guitar player should know

    Tags: robben ford, bb king, larry carlton, steve Lukather, Neal Schon, Jeff Beck, Guthrie Govan, Joe Bonnamassa, Steve Stevens, Repeating Licks, A blues, A pentatonic minor, A mixolydian
    Difficulty8
  • Jam School: Blues As A Tool

    by Kristofer Dahl

    Ever wished learning new licks wasn't so time consuming? - Imagine you could turn that trusty blues lick you learned when starting out - into something fresh sounding and new.

    Tags: rake, raking, blues lick, jamming, improvisation, fusion, A Pentatonic minor, A dominant arpeggio, D minor pentatonic
    Difficulty4
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Golden Oldies

  • Blues Power #1

    by Mate Nagy

    Some blues improvisational concepts and cool licks

    Tags: Tibor Tátrai, Blues Improvisation, improvisational, concepts, rock, blues, bluesy, solo, F# blues, phrases, double stops, Pentatonic minor, bending, bends
    Difficulty5
  • Doug Aldrich Blues

    by Mate Nagy

    Various bluesy and country style licks.

    Tags: blues phrasing, alternate picking, legato, Gb blues, blues feeling phrasing, Whitesnake, Reb Beach, Steve Vai, bluesy, lead, leads, bends, slides, vibrato, pull offs
    Difficulty4
  • Evening Blues Lesson

    by Marcus Lavendell

    Marcus shows you how to effectively use the volume knob to create a dynamic blues solo improvisation. Scale wise, if you use the B Dorian and Blues scale - you can't go wrong.

    Tags: B blues, B dorian, improvise, improvising, B Dorian, Blues scale, vibrato, bending, bends, sweep picking, blues jam, malmsteen blues, rock blues, blues metal, bluespower
    Difficulty5
  • Modern Minor Blues Patterns

    by Janos Kallai

    This lesson is about modern blues patterns, and soloing.

    Tags: A dorian, A pentatonic minor, Blues licks, Modern Blues paterns, Blues Rock, Fusion, jazz blues, blues fusion, chromatic, passing notes, groove,
    Difficulty5
  • Crying Guitar - Lead for Beginners

    by Adrian Figallo

    A starting point for beginners wanting to play rock leads

    Tags: feeling, E major pentatonic, emotional, blues solo, slow, beginner, bending, vibrato, melodic solo, phrases, phrasing, articulation, lead techniques
    Difficulty3
  • Angry Blues

    by Ivan Milenkovic

    12 bar blues solo with lots of aggressive playing and array of different techniques.

    Tags: 12 bars blues, blues licks, A blues, Alternate Picking, Economy Picking, Legato, Bending, Vibrato, Double Stops, Raking, blues, solo, angry, fast passages
    Difficulty6
  • Modern Blues Soloing

    by Muris Varajic

    High-Gain blues, typical to players like Gary Moore, maybe Satch and even Andy Timmons! So, it's in key of C minor, lots of bends, few double stops, hard picking etc.

    Tags: High-Gain blues, Gary Moore, Satch, Andy Timmons, Joe Satriani, vibrato, bending, C minor, double stops, hard picking, C Minor Pentatonic
    Difficulty4
  • Blue Note in A

    by Muris Varajic

    First part of a tune called Blue Note in A from the album Let It Out. A slow bluesy tune and this part is done with sweet overdrive tone.

    Tags: Phrasing, Song, Lesson, A minor, Pentatonic, A minor Pentatonic, Legato, Bending, alternate picking, legato, bending, vibrato, b5, blues licks, bends, phrases, Blues with dynamic playing
    Difficulty3
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