Watch the Fast Shuffle online guitar lesson by Steve Lasner from Blues Expose
A fast shuffle is usually a happy shuffle, keep your thoughts happy while soloing. Try to create a melodic flow without confusion. Let each note have meaning and flow to the next note, phrase segments work well in a fast shuffle. Blend the different components taught in Blues Expose to keep your solos colorful so they aren't bland. There's not a lot of rocket science in the blues so choosing your notes carefully is critical. Like a great chef's blending of spices, your choice of notes, bends and vibratos are your spices and that is what will make you stand out in a crowd. Johnny Winter, Robben Ford and Clarence Gatemouth Brown are great examples of great uses of guitar spices.
The following collection of chord voicings and scale diagrams is included to help you keep track of the different forms and fingerings mentioned throughout the various lessons in Blues Expose. They’re compiled here for easy reference as you work your way through the course.