Watch the Bett on Dickie online guitar lesson by Chris Buono from 50 Rock Guitar Licks You MUST Know
When you hear the word "rock" and think major, you're really thinking Mixolydian. The b7 that separates Mixo from major is what gives all forms of rock it's raw toughness! While everyone who's ever slung a Les Paul to the floor and cranked a Marshall has ridden the Mixolydian express, a great player to start looking for lick ideas with this sound is southern rock's living legend, Dickie Betts. Making full use of the intervallic sugar and spice between the 3rd and b7, you Betts this lick hits hard.