Watch the Rock Style Soloing online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Rock Guitar 6: Soloing Principles

Rock Style Soloing - Principle 44 is a video guitar lesson presented by Robbie Calvo and is sourced from Guitar Interactives.


PRINCIPLE 44 - ROCK STYLE SOLO'S

With the diversity of rock music being what it is these days how do we define what rock lead guitar soloing is all about? Well, it would be subjective at best but we can look at some typical approaches, scales, arpeggios and techniques used by the modern rock guitarist.

I've put together a classic rock progression that will allow us to play modally using a variety of scales and arpeggio's including the major / minor pentatonic scales, the blues scale, major scale and even the harmonic minor scale.

Let's check that out!