Welcome to the American Blues Guitar in 6 Weeks course. These lessons are designed to focus your practice towards realistic goals achievable in six weeks. Each week provides you with techniques, concepts and licks to help you play and understand blues soloing at a manageable easy to follow pace. The DVD series is presented by Steve Trovato who is best known as a world class country guitarist, but is equally proficient in a wide range of popular guitar styles. He has written a number of bestselling guitar tuition books, and maintains a full time position in the Guitar Department at the University of Southern California.
Andy James needs little introduction as one of the most popular LickLibrary tutors, respected the world over for his unbelievable technical skills and teaching material. As a player Andy has released a string of solo albums, the last being 2012's "Andy James" on Transcend Music which was met with huge critical acclaim. Andy is also the guitarist for EMI signed act, "Sacred Mother Tongue" who are set to take over the world of metal in the near future. If there was ever a more focused, uncompromising metal guitarist than Andy James, we'd sure love to see him.
This DVD features a technique that’s taking the rock guitar world by storm. The “Hybrid Picking” technique has been used in country music and blues for many years, and is now a tour de force in the rock guitar world, with players such as Michael Lee Firkins and Carl Verheyen bringing it to the forefront. This DVD includes 51 licks using Hybrid Picking for many ideas and phrases such as rapid fire pentatonic licks, ascending and defending runs, blues scale ideas and much more. The Hybrid Picking technique uses plectrum and finger or fingers to play fast and accurate licks that simply cannot be played the same with conventional nose picking techniques. This DVD will give you an excellent insight into developing this exciting technique, not forgetting to mention adding 51 killer licks to your repertoire.