Watch the Mean Old World online guitar lesson by Kelly Richey from Blues Grit

Breakdown of Rhythm and Lead Guitar Solo Highlights. Make sure that you take the time to visualize the pentatonic scales on the neck of your guitar. Also, be sure to practice playing the rhythm guitar parts as well. Practice the rhythm guitar parts and your pentatonic scales to the jam track included in this section. As you begin to master these right hand strumming techniques you will gain much freedom in your playing! Take one technique each day, break it down and look for ways to incorporate it into all of your playing across the board. Don’t forget to warm up daily with at least one of the finger exercises, playing with a click to maintain your timing. Practice hard for 30 minutes a day, and then play to have fun. Never practice to the point of pain! When you feel like you’ve got these concepts down, move to the next song in this series.