As much as guitarists love to solo, the reality is that, for most of us, the majority of time spent in a band setting is applied to playing rhythm guitar.
The greatest benefit of the study of scales is that it helps you from habitually falling into “lick”-type phrases that so many guitarists find themselves stuck with.
On July 16, 2014, the world lost one of the greatest and most influential guitarists ever: Johnny Winter.
Last month we explored the concept of interjecting the major thirdinto solo lines based primarily on the minor pentatonic and blues scales.
Slide guitar is one of the most nuanced and expressive techniques available to guitarists for the performance of melodic lines and solos.