Watch the Heavy Load online guitar lesson by Andy Aledort from Jam Night Vol. 1

One of the most popular catalogs visited often during jam session in clubs everywhere are the songs of The Band, such as the immortal, "The Weight." Both the verse and solo sections are built from three-chord progressions, so, when soloing, one can either stick with lines based on the tonic, or take a more adventurous approach and hit every chord as it comes up in the progression.

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