Our lesson roundup for this week features a swampy blues lick, tools for figuring out guitar songs and solos, jazz licks in the style of Charlie Christian, and a lesson on playing Christina Perri’s “Jar of Hearts.”
Swampy Blues Lick: This lick recreates that classic “CCR” sound made famous by John Fogerty. Click here to watch the video from Guitar Compass, as instructor Jody Worrell explains how to achieve this sound.
10 Best Tools to Figure Out Guitar Songs and Solos: In this modern age of technology, there are so many tools available for musicians to help us learn other’s music. Guitar Habits has put together a list of tools that you may find beneficial in learning to play songs. See the list here.
How to Play in the Style of Charlie Christian: Jazz Guitar Online has put together five licks to help you play in the style of this jazz guitar hero. The lesson includes both audio and tablature. Click here to view.
“Jar of Hearts” Guitar Lesson: Here’s a lesson from Gareth Evans on how to play Christina Perri’s song, “Jar of Hearts.” Head over to YouTube or simply watch the video below.