Watch the Eight More Miles To Louisville online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Acoustic Guitar 9: Advanced Style Diversity

Eight More Miles To Louisville - Breakdown is a video guitar lesson presented by Roberto Dalla Vecchia and is sourced from Solo Flatpicking Handbook.


This is an old traditional tune I learned from the listening to Tony Rice and Norman Blake. In the late 80's they released two albums together with guitar and voice (great stuff). If you don't have them, please check them out.

We are in drop D tuning, key of D. As usual, we'll be using slurs to add smoothness to our playing, but honestly, the right hand will be making the difference between a poor performance and a good one.