Capone, Phil.

100 killer licks & chops for blues guitar / One hundred licks and chops for blues guitar Phil Capone. - Edison, N.J. : Chartwell Books, Inc., c2009. - 256 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.

"A Quintet Book"--T.p. verso. Includes index. "Free CD"--Cover.

How to use this book -- History of the blues -- The CAGED system -- Reading TAB -- The Roman numeral system -- Killer licks: Easy open position riffs ; Easy open position licks ; Open position blues scale licks ; Intro riffs ; Moveable riffs ; Delta blues-style licks ; Chicago blues-style licks ; British blues-style licks ; Chord IV licks West Coast-style ; Chord IV licks Chicago blues-style ; Chord IV licks Eric Clapton-style ; Diminished chord licks ; BB King blues box licks ; Chord V licks Chicago-style ; Chord V licks West Coast-style ; Chord V licks Texas-style ; The turnaround ; Turnarounds II - jazzy flavors ; Muddy Waters-style riffs ; Jimi Hendrix-style licks ; Stevie Ray Vaughan-style licks ; Eric Clapton-style licks ; Ending licks -- Scales & chops: The minor pentatonic ; Minor pentatonic chops builder ; The major pentatonic ; Major pentatonic chops builder ; The blues scale ; Blues scale chop builder ; The Mixolydian mode ; Mixolydian chops builder ; Dominant seventh arpeggios Equipment list -- Recommended listening -- Track listing

Presents the distilled wisdom of decades of blues guitar music into this essential collection of killer licks and chops that will set solos on fire or make your guitar weep.

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