Watch the 50 Western Swing Licks online guitar lesson by Ray Nijenhuis from 50 Western Swing Licks You MUST Know
If 50 Western Swing Licks You MUST Know is your introduction to the exciting sound of western swing, I’ll take it that before long you’ll be digging deeper and deeper. Well, I did when I first heard a western swing recording a little less than 25 years ago. From that moment on I was hooked, so - beware. Now if you’ve been playing western swing for a while, I hope this collection of my favorite licks will provide new insight and tools to help you spice up your playing in the style of these often overlooked pioneering guitar players. Stir up these licks and turn them around. But most importantly - try to incorporate them into your playing. This is not about just copying licks of the Masters. Make them your own and use them in contemporary settings! Yes, it requires some studying. And, no it’s not always easy but the amount of exciting, new sounds you will be adding to your trick bag and toolbox will very soon turn out to be very rewarding. I promise you that!