Watch the Barnyard Boogie online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Country Guitar 5: Lick Vocabulary

Barnyard Boogie - Lick 36 is a video guitar lesson presented by Ray Nijenhuis and is sourced from 50 Western Swing Licks You MUST Know.


It's always fun to play a boogie. But what to play when it's not in the familiar key of E with its convenient open strings? Here's an example of a boogie in Bb, based on a Junior Barnard lick from the tune ‘Bob Wills Boogie'. There's quite a bit of jumping in and out of positions going on, which is what makes lick number 36 so much fun to play. Here we go.