Watch the Funky Blues online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Blues Guitar 8: Advanced Rhythm Principles

Funky Blues - Overview is a video guitar lesson presented by Brad Carlton and is sourced from Chord Studies: Evolving Blues Vol. 2.


This is a blues tinged funk groove in the key of E. You start with the E7♯9, which is a standard chord for funk guitar playing, and move to the A6/7, which creates some great voice leading. Try getting funky with the rhythms and have some fun with this one.