Watch the RCM online guitar lesson by Larry Carlton from 335 Hits

"RCM" was from the album Renegade Gentleman, 1993.

I've been asked many times over the years, "What does RCM stand for?" After we recorded the take of that song, we were joking around in the studio and somehow I brought up that I'd like to have more Ray Charles soul in there. Terry McMillan, the great blues harp player said to me, "Well, this song sounds more like Ray Charles Manson!" We had a great laugh and ended up naming the song "RCM".

Here's how I play "RCM".