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R&B Guitar Method

Learn to Play Classic Rhythm and Blues Guitar with Step-by-Step Lessons and 31 Great Songs

By Dave Rubin

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Learn to Play Classic Rhythm and Blues Guitar with Step-by-Step Lessons and 31 Great Songs. Guitar Method. Pop Instruction, Instruction, Method. Softcover Audio Online. With guitar tablature. 48 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.697356).

Item Number: HL.697356

ISBN 0634077503. 9x12 inches.

The Hal Leonard R&B Guitar Method is your complete guide to learning rhythm and blues guitar. This book uses real R&B, funk and soul songs to teach you the basics of rhythm and lead R&B guitar in the styles of Steve Cropper, Cornell Dupree, Curtis Mayfield, Jimmy Nolen, Billy Butler and many others. Included audio features full-demo and play-along versions for each track. Songs include: But It's Alright • Honky Tonk • I Can't Turn You Loose • In the Midnight Hour • Knock on Wood • Mustang Sally • Papa Was a Rollin' Stone • Papa's Got a Brand New Bag • Soul Man • Stand by Me • What'd I Say • and more.

The price of this book includes a unique code that provides access to audio tracks online, for download or streaming. The tracks include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, and pan left or right – available exclusively from Hal Leonard.

About Hal Leonard Guitar Method

The world-famous Hal Leonard Guitar Method is preferred by teachers because it makes them more effective while making their job easier. Students enjoy its easy-to-follow format that gives them a solid music education while letting them play songs right away. The Hal Leonard Guitar Method provides a complete system to playing success which includes three levels of instruction and a myriad of play-along supplemental songbooks that let students play great songs while they're still learning to play.

  • Walkin' The Dog 
  • But It's Alright 
  • Mother Popcorn, Pt. 1 
  • Cold Sweat, Pt. 1 
  • Last Night 
  • I've Been Loving You Too Long 
  • Stand By Me 
  • Ole Man Trouble 
  • Blue Light Boogie 
  • Soul Twist 
  • The Popcorn 
  • Green Onions 
  • Heatwave (Love Is Like A Heatwave) 
  • I Can't Get Next To You 
  • I Can't Turn You Loose 
  • In The Midnight Hour 
  • It's Your Thing 
  • Knock On Wood 
  • Land Of A Thousand Dances 
  • Mustang Sally 
  • Papa Was A Rollin' Stone 
  • Please, Please, Please 
  • A Rainy Night In Georgia 
  • Soul Man 
  • Soul Serenade 
  • What'd I Say 
  • Honky Tonk (Parts 1 & 2) 
  • That Lady, Pt. 1/That Lady, Pt. 2 
  • Shotgun 
  • Papa's Got A Brand New Bag 
  • Hip Hug Her 
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