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Blues/Rock Guitar Masters

A Step-by-Step Breakdown of Guitar Styles and Techniques

By Andy Aledort

Guitar - Difficulty: medium-difficult to difficult
A Step-by-Step Breakdown of Guitar Styles and Techniques. Hal Leonard Guitar Signature Licks. Blues Rock. Instructional book and examples CD. With introductory text, instructional text, standard guitar notation, guitar tablature and chord names. 112 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.695348).

Item Number: HL.695348

ISBN 0634001035. 9x12 inches.

This book/CD pack offers detailed analysis and instruction on the playing of nine of the greatest blues/rock guitar heroes that have ever lived: Duane Allman, Jeff Beck, Ritchie Blackmore, Eric Clapton, Rick Derringer, Peter Green, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Leslie West and Johnny Winter. Learn to play like them by studying their signature licks in 17 songs, including Hey Joe, Rock and Roll Hoochie Koo, Smoke on the Water and more.

About Hal Leonard Signature Licks

The Signature Licks book/audio packs are especially formatted to give instruction on how to play a particular artist style by using the actual transcribed, "right from the record" licks! Designed for use by anyone from beginner right up to the experienced player who is looking to expand their insight. The books contain full performance notes and an overview of each artist or group's style with transcriptions in notes and tab. The audio accompaniment features playing tips and techniques, as well as playing examples at a slower tempo.

  • Someday, After Awhile  Performed by Peter Green/John Mayall's Bluesbreakers
  • Still Alive And Well  Performed by Johnny Winter
  • The Stumble  Performed by Peter Green/John Mayall's Bluesbreakers
  • Lazy  Performed by Richi Blackmore/Deep Purple
  • Smoke On The Water  Performed by Richie Blackmore/Deep Purple
  • Pride And Joy  Performed by Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double Trouble
  • Badge  Performed by Eric Clapton/Cream
  • Hey Joe  Performed by Jimi Hendrix/The Jimi Hendrix Experience
  • Killing Floor  Performed by Jimi Hendrix/The Jimi Hendrix Experience
  • Rock And Roll Hoochie Koo  Performed by Rick Derringer/Johnny Winter
  • Rock My Plimsoul  Performed by Jeff Beck
  • Strange Brew  Performed by Eric Clapton/Cream
  • Whipping Post  Performed by The Allman Brothers Band
  • Mississippi Queen  Performed by Leslie West/Mountain
  • Statesboro Blues  Performed by The Allman Brothers Band
  • Dreams Of Milk & Honey  Performed by Leslie West
  • Let Me Love You  Performed by Jeff Beck
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 4

    Newark, DE
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  • 2008-06-20 00:00:00.0 Blues/Rock - fast track to some classic songs

    A nice mix of songs. There are a few I've wanted transcriptions of that I could never find anywhere else. The book does not give full song transcriptions, but instead hits the essential parts of each song and includes some helpful insights.

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