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Matt Smith Plays Slide Guitar Blues
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Essential Blues Basics – Guitar World
Before combining them, I remember first learning to solo over the standard 1-4-5 blues progression playing slide guitar, and my teacher at the time gave me a quick trick for alternating between the minor and major pentatonic solos: Use the … And, what we want to learn how to do is visualize the first position of the minor pentatonic scale and the second position of the major pentatonic over the same position on the neck, and use the notes from both scales to play blues licks and riffs and slide guitar.