Watch the You Better Learn Yer Darn Tootin' Texas Shuffles! online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Blues Guitar 4: Rhythm Principles
You Better Learn Yer Darn Tootin' Texas Shuffles! - Introduction is a video guitar lesson presented by Jeff Scheetz and is sourced from Blues Jam Survival Guide.
There are Texas shuffles, Chicago shuffles, Flat tire shuffles, Jimmy Reed shuffles, Uptown shuffles yada yada yada. So many variations that it is hard to keep up. But fear not my trusty shuffleheads. The important thing is to remember thy shuffle beat - One- -let, Two- -let -etc etc. If you get that first, then you can delve in to the dark seedy underworld of the various shuffles. Many times what makes a Texas shuffle a Texas shuffle is the instrumentation and not just the feel. Lots of guitar etc - so just work on getting your playing down and then start listening to the different feels