Today I’m going to show you the lick you just heard! You saw I did something cool there?
Where I play the lick low and then an octave up! It sounds nice and fat - its a technique a lot of classic rock bands use!
Its a pretty cool lick and a really cool use of the E minor pentatonic scale!
Now that you’ve mastered it you can come up with variations! No need to be boring and play the basic riff - do your own thinh! What’s the point of having rules if you can’t bend them?!
Here’s a recap of the scales:
Hi, my name is Charl Coetzee and playing guitar was never second nature for me. I’ve had to work hard to get to where I’m at today and I’ve learned some incredible things along the way that I’d love to share with you. I’ve never had a proper job and I’ve been playing guitar for a living since I’ve left school. I have a Bmus Hons Degree in music, and I’ve interviewed and learned from the world’s greatest guitar players like Joe Satriani, Buddy Whittington, Joe Bonamassa and loads more.
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