In Deep: Southern Rock Lead and Rhythm Guitar Techniques
Andy Aledort looks at the rhythm and lead tricks of the southern-rock greats.
The following content is related to the November 2012 issue of Guitar World. For the full range of interviews, features, tabs and more, pick up the new issue on newsstands now, or in our online store.
Nearly half a century has passed since the Allman Brothers Band released their ground-breaking eponymous debut album on Capricorn Records in 1969. Combining elements of blues, rock, jazz and country, the Brothers forged a unique sound that emphasized virtuoso guitar playing, powerfully emotive vocals and deft, inspired group interplay and improvisation.
The Allmans were the spearhead of the nascent southern rock movement, which quickly grew with acts like the Marshall Tucker Band, Wet Willie, Charlie Daniels, Elvin Bishop, Lynyrd Skynyrd, .38 Special, the Outlaws and Molly Hatchet.
You Might Also Like...
1 hour 8 min ago
19 hours 53 min ago
20 hours 24 min ago
21 hours 50 min ago
22 hours 15 min ago
22 hours 16 min ago
Thirty Guitar Legends — Including Eddie Van Halen, Dimebag Darrell and Jeff Beck — Choose the Song They'd Most Want to Be Remembered By, Part 122 hours 40 min ago