Betcha Can't Play This: Eric Johnson-Inspired Blues Shred in A Minor by Elliott Klein

It's time for another edition of Betcha Can't Play This!

Welcome a new Betcha Can't Play This guitarist—Elliott Klein—and his first lick, a bit of Eric Johnson-inspired blues shred in A minor.

As with the other new "Betcha Can't Play This" videos, this is an expanded version of the usually brief "Betcha" videos on

Also, note that there are no tabs, since Klein explains key left- and right-hand techniques in the clip.

For other recent Betcha Can't Play This columns, check out Betcha Can't Play This: Guitarist Ethan Brosh Lays Down the Challenge and Betcha Can't Play This: Diminished Madness with Guitarist Ethan Brosh. You'll find more under RELATED CONTENT, below the photo.

For more from Klein, check out his lessons on

As always, good luck! We have more on the way!

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