Rad Reader Riff! January 2008

January 10, 2008

Featuring descending McCartney-approved harmonies orbiting around a hypnotically droning open G string (think “Blackbird”), Garcia’s descriptive could easily be upgraded from “nice” to beautiful. And like most great licks, this little etude is quite easy to play. (Tips: The passage also sounds great on electric. Hybrid pickers can play it with a pick-and-fingers approach.) For his stellar submission, Eli wins three packs of Dunlop Nickel Plated Steel Strings and an autographed Kerry King MXR KFK-1 Ten Band EQ!

TrueFire Guitar Player Lessons Archive
The multimedia elements for Guitar Player's lessons are provided courtesy of TrueFire.com, where you can search, watch video and listen to audio for hundreds of lessons in the Guitar Player Lessons archive!

Keep up-to-date on the latest news
Get our Free Newsletter Here!


comments powered by Disqus

Reader Poll

Best amp from the 1960s?

See results without voting »