Watch the Dark Ravens online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Rock Guitar 4: Rhythm Principles

Dark Ravens - Rhythm #18 is a video guitar lesson presented by Jeff Scheetz and is sourced from 50 Blues Rock Rhythms You MUST Know.


The Black Crowes are no strangers to wicked cool riffs. Sometimes it is a bit difficult to nail their feel due to the fact that they are usually tuned to an open G tuning. We have the same notes in standard tuning, but they don't always fall under your fingers in a playable spot. Here is a riff that has a BC sound while staying in standard tuning. Slides and hammer-ons will give you a good start on that sound.