Watch the If I Had a Hammer-on online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Blues Guitar 9: Advanced Lick Vocabulary

If I Had a Hammer-on - Lick #4 is a video guitar lesson presented by Corey Congilio and is sourced from 50 Progressive Blues Licks You MUST Know.


Jimmy Herring has amassed quite a resume since forming Aquarium Rescue Unit it 1989. Herring is the lead guitarist for Widespread Panic and has played with everyone from The Allman Bros Band to The Dead. His ferocious blues playing combined with his seemingly limitless bebop vocabulary makes him a standout in the current class of todays best guitarists.

This lick was inspired by his tune Scapegoat Blues. Get a handle on this blazing hammer-on/pulloff lick and you'll turn some heads at the next gig!