App DescriptionThis Mac version of TrueFire's highly popular 50 Blues Guitar Licks You MUST Know includes all 50 interactive video lessons, tab, text commentary, standard notation and practice rhythm tracks. All video and lesson content is downloaded along with the app - no Wi-Fi connection or streaming required!
The course is presented by top educator and performing artist, Jeff McErlain whose handpicked range of phrases, concepts and techniques will help guide your development of the tools, techniques and vocabulary needed to unleash soulful lines and take your blues soloing to the next level. Jeff draws from influences including Clapton, Page, Green, SRV, Reverend Billy G, BB King, T Bone, Albert King, John Lee Hooker and many other blues masters.
50 Blues Guitar Licks goes well beyond the same old tired minor pentatonic moves as Jeff covers sliding 6ths, chromatics, minor and major applications, diminished lines, overtones, killer double-stops, octaves, rakes, swing comping, swampy down-home licks, Delta-approved turnarounds, tasty comping ideas and how to use the blue’s built-in flat third to natural third ambiguity to create tension and dynamics in your playing.
Master these 50 Blues Guitar Licks You MUST Know and you'll be well on your way to delivering powerful, evocative solos within a broad range of styles from British to Chicago, Austin to Detroit, Memphis to the Mississippi Delta.
July 16, 2011 Initial Release