How to Play Blues Guitar: The Basics & Beyond - Lessons & Tips from the Great Players

by Richard Johnston

Packed with musical examples, charts and photos, this is a complete, step-by-step course for learning acoustic or electric blues guitar. In-depth lessons teach you to build your own style while exploring the music of traditional bluesmen and modern stars. From practicing your scales and turn-arounds to breaking out Chicago-style, this book from the former editor of Guitar Player brings you: essential lessons on blues basics; insights into the music of masters like B.B. King, Eric Clapton, John Lee Hooker, T-Bone Walker, Albert Collins, Buddy Guy and many others; advice on selecting gear and setting up your guitar; a great blues discography; and even free access to audio lessons on the web!

Publisher: Backbeat Books

Format: Softcover - TAB

Page Count: 80

Dimensions: 10.9 X 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9780879307066

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