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Railroad Bill

September 25, 2017 22

“Railroad Bill” is an old traditional song based on a legend about a man in south Alabama during the post-Civil War era known as Railroad Bill. Sources suggest that Railroad Bill was a “Robin Hood” type of character that would steal from…

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Alternate the Bass Line and Pluck the Melody

May 17, 2017 13

In this guitar lesson, I’ll teach y’all one of my favorite hybrid picking patterns that involves plucking a basic melody line with your fingers while the pick alternates between bass…

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Hybrid Picking Rhythm with Chord Embellishments

May 7, 2017 12

Up until this point in our hybrid picking course, I’ve taught y’all a few of my favorite hybrid picking patterns that you can use in country songs as a replacement for strumming. In this lesson, I’ll show you some nice chord…

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Country Hybrid Picking with an Alternating Bass Line

April 21, 2017 17

In this lesson, we’re going to add more to the country hybrid picking pattern that we studied in the previous lesson of this series. We’ll get comfortable alternating the bass line with our pick which will get you ready to learn…

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Makin’ Your Rhythm Guitar Country with Hybrid Picking

April 14, 2017 29

This is the first guitar lesson in a series of videos where we’ll be showing y’all how to make your rhythm guitar sound country with hybrid picking. In this lesson, I’ll teach you a really useful hybrid picking pattern that can…

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Flatpicking Robert Johnson’s Blues Style

August 12, 2016 4

Robert Johnson’s unique combination of singing, guitar skills, and songwriting talent has influenced generations of musicians. He created his distinct sound on guitar with the thumb and fingers of his right hand. In this guitar lesson video, I’ll show you how to…

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Chet Atkins Hybrid Picking Progression

August 10, 2016 6

In this intermediate guitar lesson video, I’ll teach you one of my favorite hybrid picking progressions in the style of Chet Atkins. Instead of using a thumb pick like Chet Atkins did, we’ll use a standard guitar pick in a hybrid picking style (pick in combo with the other fingers…

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Lynyrd Skynyrd Style Blues Progression

November 14, 2015 5

In this lesson we’re going to go over an awesome Lynyrd Skynyrd style blues…