Watch the What The Funk? online guitar lesson by Jay Williams from 50 Soul Guitar Licks You Must Know
Lick number 14 is an example of a repeated blues lick on top of one chord in a funky style. It uses double stops, slides and hammer-ons. It’s similar to the song ‘Funky Broadway’ by Wilson Picket, with Jimmy Johnson playing the guitar part. He was member of the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section. He has credits on many well known soul songs like Sweet Soul Music, Land of a 1000 Dances, Mustang Sally, When a man loves a woman , etc. He also performed with Wilson Picket and Aretha Franklin.