Watch the Gin Soaked Queen: Lead 1 online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Rock Guitar 6: Soloing Approaches

Gin Soaked Queen: Lead 1 - Performance is a video guitar lesson presented by Andy Aledort and is sourced from Jam Night Vol. 2.


There are dozens of different approaches that a guitarist could take when soloing over this type of groove and progression. In this first example, I tried to keep things simple and melodic, utilizing the corresponding major pentatonic scales over each of the chords - G, C, A and D. This way, all of the melodies, though improvised, maintain a solid connection to each of the chords as it arrives in the progression.