Watch the Fillin' in the Gaps online guitar lesson by Chris Buono from 50 Rock Guitar Licks You MUST Know

So you know a few pentatonic based licks that you really like, but they're starting to collect some dust. One way to easily spice up a tired pentatonic lick is to simply, yet strategically fill in the gaps between the two note-per-string patterns on each string. When taking a close look at a root position minor pentatonic scale it will seem as if it was made for this in terms of both melodic content and fingering.

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