Blues riffs licks and songs have served as a great platform for many guitar players for many years, no matter how a technical a run or flurry of notes can be, placing a blues phrase or lick at the end always grounds the passage and brings the listener back to a familiar musical place. Regardless of whether you are using blues licks in a rock or metal genre or playing pure blues you can never have enough blues licks in your repertoire. This DVD offers 51 great usable licks in the shuffle rhythm. This style forces the player to deliver licks and phrases that offer taste and timing to the ear of the listener. By learning these licks you can build an arsenal of blues motifs that can be puled into other styles or simply played along with the included backing track. This DVD offers fun, education and above all great licks. Whatever your style there is something here for you.
The licks on this DVD include cutting edge techniques, modal playing and changes, playing plus a ton of harmonic ideas essential for the modern fusion player. This DVD will give you an excellent insight into developing this playing style, and at the same time adding 51 killer licks to your repertoire.
This DVD features a technique that’s taking the rock guitar world by storm. The “Hybrid Picking” technique has been used in country music and blues for many years, and is now a tour de force in the rock guitar world, with players such as Michael Lee Firkins and Carl Verheyen bringing it to the forefront. This DVD includes 51 licks using Hybrid Picking for many ideas and phrases such as rapid fire pentatonic licks, ascending and defending runs, blues scale ideas and much more. The Hybrid Picking technique uses plectrum and finger or fingers to play fast and accurate licks that simply cannot be played the same with conventional nose picking techniques. This DVD will give you an excellent insight into developing this exciting technique, not forgetting to mention adding 51 killer licks to your repertoire.