In today’s lesson we’re checking out a cool slow blues intro in the key of A.
Knowing how to launch into a blues jam will improve your level as a player and it just sounds better when you have a dedicated intro.
Believe it or not, but most guitar players don’t know how to properly start a blues jam.
The good news is that once you’re done with this lesson, you won’t be one of “those” guys!
Here’s the intro you’ll be learning today.
And here’s the tab…
Let’s break that down real quick.
The cool thing is that this intro can also double as a turnaround.
Pretty nifty right?
Now you have a cool intro you can use whenever you’re launching into a slow blues in A.
If you’d like to learn the actual rhythm part, let us know in the comments below!
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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