Watch the What Would Kirk Do? online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Rock Guitar 9: Advanced Lick Vocabulary
What Would Kirk Do? - Lick 39 is a video guitar lesson presented by Angus Clark and is sourced from 50 Radio Rock Licks You MUST Know.
In life of course I'd be talking about James T. Kirk. On the guitar we're talking about Kirk from Metallica, and this kind of arpeggio is indicative of that sound. Blackmore is also an inspiration here. This is another opportunity for you to get your triad shapes together. The more you can see the chords on the fretboard the more tied into the song you will be and the better your note choices in your lead playing will be.