A collection of hot blues licks! Start with Rich's 16 Hot Blues Licks with discussion on tone, string gauge and string bending techniques. Move on to his five blues licks around M7b5 Arpeggios. These lessons show licks in the key of G that will wet appetite for these types of ideas and will stand out from the rest of those same old tired blues licks.
Rich introduces each lick with detailed fretboard close-ups for easy learning of fingerings and string bends. Each lick is visually demonstrated slowly and then up to speed giving you every opportunity to master these important phases. Mastering these licks will give you a better feel for blues soloing. In addition, each one touches on a new blues idea which you are encouraged to expand on to make your blues playing sizzle. Also learn how, where and when to incorporate each lick into your playing. Some are a little more difficult than others but all all very doable and sound great. Also includes PDF of each lick written in tab and notation.