Watch the New Orleans Cissy online guitar lesson by Jay Williams from 50 Soul Guitar Licks You Must Know
Lick 28 is an example of a funky soul riff in the style of The Meters from New Orleans. They were the house band for producer Allen Toussaint’s legendary New Orleans soul classics of the 60ties. They were responsible for bringing second line grooves into popular music. Guitarist Leo Nocentelli of The Meters is well known for his highly melodic and syncopated guitar riffs.