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Jimmie Rodgers Style Rhythm and Fills

June 28, 2018 19

In this guitar lesson, we’re going to work on some Jimmie Rodgers style rhythm guitar techniques. First, we’ll go over a nice classic country strumming pattern that has a hint of Texas swing. After we break down the…

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Tony Rice Guitar Licks

May 30, 2018 11

Spice up your bluegrass lead guitar with our Bluegrass Lick Library! In this guitar lesson video, you’ll learn one of the most essential bluegrass licks that Tony Rice used in the majority of his guitar solos. Also, be sure to check out the other Tony Rice…

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Country Strumming & Fills in the Style of Willie Nelson

April 1, 2018 18

In this guitar lesson, I’ll teach you a classic country strumming pattern in the style of “Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain” by Willie Nelson. First I’ll break down the strumming pattern and give you some strumming…

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Drop D Country Guitar Riffs

March 29, 2018 21

In this country guitar lesson, you’ll learn how to play six intermediate country guitar riffs in drop D. We’ll also have three easier drop D riffs for the newer country pickers. I’ll play the drop D licks with tablature and give you a full breakdown along with…

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12 Bar Blues with a Country Twang

March 13, 2018 28

In this country guitar lesson, you’ll learn how to play a variation of the 12 bar blues that has a country & bluegrass twang. In both arrangements below, we’ll use triplets to spice up our country fills and we’ll also replace…

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Merle Haggard Style Classic Country Intro & Fills

December 11, 2017 10

In this guitar lesson, you’ll learn how to play a classic country intro in the style of Merle Haggard along with some nice country fill riffs that’ll spice up your country rhythm guitar. First we’ll work through the intro with…

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Bluegrass Guitar Lick Library

December 4, 2017 6

In this video, I’ll show you how to use our brand new Advanced Bluegrass Guitar Lick Library and I’ll also teach you one of my favorite bluegrass guitar licks in G. We’ll be adding new guitar licks to the bluegrass lick library…

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Country Blues Guitar Solos Over “I’m From the Country”

November 1, 2017 9

In this guitar lesson, we’ll apply several of the country riffs we’ve studied in this course by learning how to play two country lead guitar solos in the key of D. Before we learn the solos with tablature, I’ll give you a quick overview…

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Start Climbing the Neck in D Riffs and Scale Theory

October 21, 2017 13

In this guitar lesson, you’ll learn four country & bluegrass guitar riffs in the key of D that work up the neck a ways. These four riffs can be pieced together to create a guitar solo or you can use them as rhythm fill riffs. They’re all…