Funk Rock

Root 6 Piggy Back Chords

August 12, 2011 No Comments

Today we’re going to learn about piggy back chords – cool shapes you can add to any chord to spice it up and create a dynamic, funky chord riff.

Root 5 Piggy Back Chords

August 12, 2011 No Comments

We’ve got another piggy back lesson, this time built off of the root 5 barre chords. This will teach you to funk and groove out and create dynamic chord riffs.

Make Super Groovy Riffs With The Dorian Scale

August 9, 2011 1 Comment

Today we’re looking at the groovier side of classic rock with the Dorian scale. We’ll look at how to use this mode to create some funky riffs like Van Halen, Aerosmith, and more.

Maroon 5 Style i iv VII III Progression

July 17, 2011 1 Comment

This riff uses a i iv VII III progression in the style of the ever funky-rockin popsters Maroon 5. Hope you like it!

Lenny Kravitz Style Hammer On Riff

July 5, 2011 No Comments

Hammer ons are notorious for creating a solid groove and funky vibe. Today’s riff is a rockin’ yet funky inspired Lenny Kravitz lick we hope you enjoy!