Blues Instruction

Discussion in 'Gretsch "Roots" Acoustic Forum' started by rake_ether, Oct 6, 2020.

  1. rake_ether

    rake_ether Gretschie

    Aug 24, 2019
    Athens, GA USA
    Just picked up Justin's fingerpicking and slide instruction videos.
  2. GHook

    GHook Gretschie

    Sep 3, 2010
    Great, let me know how he is as instructor. So far I have been able to get where he goes with his licks and incorporate them, to some degree. I am amazed I simply stumbled on the guy
  3. Runamok

    Runamok Gretschie

    Aug 25, 2017
    USA midwest
    It helps if he has a guitar.
  4. Runamok

    Runamok Gretschie

    Aug 25, 2017
    USA midwest
    I’m gonna start wandering thru old black men’s backyards looking for guitar players. ;)
  5. wabash slim

    wabash slim Gretschified

    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    Does make it easier, doesn't it? The guy that taught Ray Charles had an old upright piano (pick a note, then 4 up, 5 down), and Yank Rachel learned on a mando. Some learned with a chunk of broomstick with a wire and a cigar box. But you're right, some kinda instrument does help.
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