Watch the Blue Dream: Verse online guitar lesson by Adam Levy from 50 Low-Down Rhythms You MUST Know

Again, inspired by of Los Lobos’ David Hidalgo, this lick shows an alternate path through the simple chord progression at hand. The hammer-on moves in bars 1, 3, and 5 are all based around an inverted E triad - with the third on the bottom. The inverted A triads (bars 2, 4, and 6) are dressed up with similar moves. Knowing your triads is essential for any rhythm guitarist.