Watch the Pedal Steel 2 online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Country Guitar 5: Lick Vocabulary

Pedal Steel 2 - Lick 2 is a video guitar lesson presented by Joe Dalton and is sourced from 100 Twang Thangs.


This time we have two non-chordal tones. The first one is resolved by returning the bent note. The second one is the bend up as in the previous example. This contrary motion is the interest grabber. As you practice this, take your time to make certain that the bent notes are at the correct pitch. The last phrase is a good example of how to dress up a simple lick with a melodic touch.