Watch the Welcome! online guitar lesson by Rob Garland from Melodic Soloing: Blues Chord Tones
When soloing over blues and rock, many guitar players use the pentatonic scale, which is a good place to start.
However, by addressing the chord changes of the song (and the good news is with the blues, there are usually only 3 chords) and targeting chord tones, your solo will soar to new melodic heights and you'll be the envy of every pentatonic warrior at your local blues jam!
So, let's get started...