Watch the Descended Heaven online guitar lesson by Rich Maloof from 50 Acoustic Guitar Licks You MUST Know

It's gotta be one of the most popular moves ever on the guitar, and there's no shortage of classic hits featuring the technique. A descending bass note changes the color of a chord, even though the upper voices don't change a note. Neil Young has used it prominently, Ray LeMontagne has employed the idea, as have Bad Company, Tom Scholz rocked it on "More Than A Feeling," and the Beatles couldn't have Beatled without it. Now it's your turn.

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