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How to Play 4 Guitar Licks


Lick # 2: Playing the Blues and the Beatles on Guitar

This video will show you how to play a standard blues lick in the key of E.

Your instructor will help you find your bearings on the second string, show you the hammer-on and pull-off techniques, and play a riff over dominant seventh and minor chords.

After you've licked this musical phrase, you'll find out a little bit about the history of the Beatles ­song "Revolution" and how to play a riff from it. Once you've got the blues and the Beatles in the bag, check out the video on the next page to learn a lick that will spic­e up your solo.