Watch the Tapping 101 online guitar lesson by Chris Buono from 50 Rock Guitar Licks You MUST Know

Pioneered by Edward Van Halen, the art of fretting notes with your pick hand fingers has become an essential move in every rock guitarists bag. Heck, even Jeff Beck taps! With this technique under your belt you can play otheriwse impossible arpeggiatic passages with ease. This cleverly constructed sequence of triplet-based tapping is in the compositional vein of Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt.

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