Blues Rock

Blues Rock Utopia – Following The 12 Bar Blues

August 9, 2011 1 Comment

Making blues rock riffs is easy – just follow the 12 bar blues with your riff and you can’t go wrong! We’ll show you the technique you’ll need.

Learn the Blues Rock Style

August 9, 2011 No Comments

In this lesson we’ll be exploring the vast world of blues rock. You could write novels about this style, but today we’re going to look at a few of the popular riffs and techniques associated with it.

Leslie West Style Riff Using the CB Box

August 1, 2011 No Comments

Leslie West of Mountain combines the best of rock and blues, often using pentatonics. We’ll show you a riff in his style to demonstrate the repeated Chuck Berry box.

Joe Bonamassa Clapton Box Riff

July 31, 2011 1 Comment

Now that we understand how the Clapton box works, we’re going to learn a juicy rock blues in the style of Joe Bonamassa to get some practice.

ZZ Top Bending Riff

July 6, 2011 1 Comment

Get some practice bending with this Texas inspired blues-rock riff from ZZ Top.

Jack White Style Power Chord Riff

July 2, 2011 2 Comments

Another power chord riff, this time in the style of the riff revivalist, Jack White. So let’s go!

Black Keys Style Power Chord Riff

July 2, 2011 1 Comment

We’re gonna get some power chord practice in with a dirty blues riff in the style of the Black Keys. Let’s get to it!