Watch the Pop Solos 1 online guitar lesson by Brad Carlton from Solology

In this section, you'll learn how to contribute the perfect solo every time you encounter a pop or R&B arrangement. Pop music has to make every note count. Learn how to play tastefully over a sweet Maj 7 chord. Using tools such as octaves, double-stops, legato slides, bends, hammer-ons and pull-offs, hybrid picking, chromaticism, pizzacato, sweep and alternate picking, melodic patterns and pentatonic scales of the Ionian mode, you will improve your melodic playing.

Harmonic Overview
Chords: EMaj9
Street Key: E - IMaj9
Theoretical Key: E - IMaj9 or B - IVMaj9
Mode: EIon or ELyd
Parent Scale: EMaj or BMaj
Pentatonic Options: EMaj, EMaj, BMaj, BMaj, F#Maj