How to Play Robin Trower's "Bridge of Sighs"

In the spring of 1974, former Procul Harum guitarist Robin Trower struck gold with an album called Bridge of Sighs. The disc, which represents the British guitarist's breakthrough (and even went gold that September), is packed with gem after gem, including "Too Rolling Stoned," "Day of the Eagle" and "Little Bit of Sympathy."

But the album's most famous tune is its title track, a dense, swirling piece of Jimi Hendrix-inspired magic, which you can check out right here:

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Damian Fanelli
Editor-in-Chief, Guitar World

Damian is Editor-in-Chief of Guitar World magazine. In past lives, he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor. He's written liner notes for major-label releases, including Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'The Complete Epic Recordings Collection' (Sony Legacy) and has interviewed everyone from Yngwie Malmsteen to Kevin Bacon (with a few memorable Eric Clapton chats thrown into the mix). Damian, a former member of Brooklyn's The Gas House Gorillas, was the sole guitarist in Mister Neutron, a trio that toured the U.S. and released three albums. He now plays in two NYC-area bands.