Watch the A Tough Half Decade online guitar lesson by Corey Congilio from Blues Guitar Fakebook: Rhythm Vol. 1
"A Tough Half Decade" is in the key of D and is similar to the tune "Five Long Years". You can hear great versions of this song by its originator Freddie King and his protégé...yes, protégé...Eric Clapton! I put classic slow blues rhythm examples in this one, so dig in!