5 guitar tricks you can learn from Peter Green

Peter Green
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While this lesson could be titled 'How to play guitar like Peter Green', such a promise is largely unfulfillable. The subtleties of Peter's exquisite phrasing are renowned, and were praised by none other than BB King, who said they gave him “chills”. 

Nevertheless, there is actually no reason why we can’t learn a great deal from listening and emulating, hopefully imbuing our own playing with a little extra class and panache along the way.

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Richard Barrett

As well as a longtime contributor to Guitarist and Guitar Techniques, Richard is Tony Hadley’s longstanding guitarist, and has worked with everyone from Roger Daltrey to Ronan Keating.