Watch the Heartbreaker 1 online guitar lesson by Jay Williams from 50 Soul Guitar Licks You Must Know
This lick is an example of how to use open voiced triads.You could call this: chord interval picking. In the song ‘I’m in love’ of Wilson Picket you can hear a similar idea. The guitar part is by Reggie Young, member of The Memphis Boys ,the American Sound Studios Band. He played on various recordings for artists such as Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Dusty Springfield, JJ Cale etc.Let’s check out lick number 12.