If you've ever wondered what makes a guitar lick or melody sound good, all you have to know is that emphasizing the chord tones of the chords you are playing is the most important element. In this mini-lesson I will go over a great sounding chord tone line that also utilizes some tension and release (also a very important element). Check out the video below, and the tablature directly underneath.
This month's FREE backing track is a lot of fun to play along with. The chords are Em-Em-Am-B7, and is easy to improvise over using the Em Pentatonic scale as a foundation. If you'd like to learn more about how to play rhythm or solo along to backing tracks such as this, Contact me for a free consultation / trial lesson
John Mayer covering Jimi Hendrix's Voodoo Child