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

Modern country has drawn many elements from rock and as you will see in this lesson, simple blues licks with poppin' chicken-pickin' techniques will give your playing the twang touch. Once you get a handle on this approach then we'll cover chord tones, b3 to 3 blues moves, cross-thinking, modes and double-stops.

Harmonic Overview
Chords: A7 D7
Street Key: A:I7 IV7
Theoretical Key: D: V G: V A Blues
Modes: A Mix D Mix
Parent: D Maj, G Maj - A Dor, G Maj
Pentatonic Options: A Min Pent, A Blues, A Maj Pent, D Maj Pent