Watch the Play-along #16 online guitar lesson by Stu Hamm from Stu Hamm U: Slap Bass

Let’s now put what we have learned into a musical context and lay down some grooves and create some cool riffs.

The first example will explore some basic riffs in the key of D, playing the open D with the popping motion of your fingers and playing the fretted D on the A string with your thumb.

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