Watch the Songs online guitar lesson by BJ Baartmans from Slapback, Billy & Twang Guidebook
So, here's a set of songs that are based on classics but all have a little twist that makes them original again. Just remember: copying is a higher form of flattery. And if you steal a bit from everybody, it might just come out as a very personal style. Picking stuff from other players is a great way to learn. But take it from there. Chances are that these players never played the same thing twice anyway. One of the greatest things of the recordings of the rock and roll era is that a lot just happened on the spot. The players knew how to play, but what they played was very spontaneous. So, let's have some fun now with these songs.