Watch the Slide That Chord online guitar lesson by Richard Van Bergen from 50 Down Home Blues Licks You MUST Know
This is an example of a lick built around chord shapes. It can be used as a second guitar part if somebody else plays the low. Two guitars that complement each other can be a powerful force. This style of playing can be heard on numerous blues records. This lick is played over the first 4 bars of a standard blues progression, with a IV chord in bar 2. We’re in the key of E.