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Play the Blues Like...: Complete Edition

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Play the Blues Like... is an essential guide for playing fingerstyle blues in open tunings, with and without a bottleneck slide. Acoustic blues and slide guitar specialist and Acoustic Guitar contributing writer Pete Madsen shares the secrets behind the styles of 12 all-time great pre- and postwar guitarists, from Elizabeth Cotten to Charley Patton to Alvin Youngblood Hart. Borrow from these masters to add authenticity to your own music. Includes video examples, standard notation and tablature, and in-depth historical background information for each artist and song.

This comprehensive guide is available in two different formats:

Book & Video Download Package: 86 pages with written instruction, notation and tab, plus more than 3 hours of accompanying video instruction for all music examples, performed by Pete Madsen, available to download for free.

PDF & Video Download Package: Downloadable version featuring the complete written instruction (including standard notation and tablature) from the book, plus more than 3 hours of accompanying video instruction, performed by Pete Madsen.

 

Artists Included:

  • R.L. Burnside
  • Elizabeth Cotten
  • Alvin Youngblood Hart
  • Son House
  • Skip James
  • Robert Johnson
  • Memphis Minnie
  • Charley Patton
  • Jimmy Page
  • Kelly Joe Phelps
  • Tampa Red
  • Booker White

Play the Blues Like... is an essential guide for playing fingerstyle blues in open tunings, with and without a bottleneck slide. Acoustic blues and slide guitar specialist and Acoustic Guitar contributing writer Pete Madsen shares the secrets behind the styles of 12 all-time great pre- and postwar guitarists, from Elizabeth Cotten to Charley Patton to Alvin Youngblood Hart. Borrow from these masters to add authenticity to your own music. Includes video examples, standard notation and tablature, and in-depth historical background information for each artist and song.

This comprehensive guide is available in two different formats:

Book & Video Download Package: 86 pages with written instruction, notation and tab, plus more than 3 hours of accompanying video instruction for all music examples, performed by Pete Madsen, available to download for free.

PDF & Video Download Package: Downloadable version featuring the complete written instruction (including standard notation and tablature) from the book, plus more than 3 hours of accompanying video instruction, performed by Pete Madsen.

 

Artists Included:

  • R.L. Burnside
  • Elizabeth Cotten
  • Alvin Youngblood Hart
  • Son House
  • Skip James
  • Robert Johnson
  • Memphis Minnie
  • Charley Patton
  • Jimmy Page
  • Kelly Joe Phelps
  • Tampa Red
  • Booker White