Guitar Tricks 145: Blues Lead & Turnaround

A classic blues lick to add to your arsenal, Neal shares his insight on 2 key notes that make the blues sound bluesy. Also, a key note to use when you switch to the IV chord that will make your blues leads sound more dynamic and exciting. The turnaround lick you'll want to use all the time, it's great!

Tip of the Week: How to make difficult barre chords easier. Angle your index finger in order to get more leverage.

If you like this lesson, then GT has a lot more that cover ideas on how to play blues lead guitar!

Building a Blues Lick

Bread & Butter Blues Lick 1

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