Watch the Minor Soloing 5 online guitar lesson by Brad Carlton from Bluesology 2

The V7 replaces the v chord in this lesson. This opens up many options both from the harmonic and melodic standpoint. Altered dominants are explained along with "links" to the other minor chords. Part 2 of this lesson presents the bVI Major family chord in bar 9 of the 12 bar blues. The Lydian mode and it's associated harmony is discussed.