If you’re a guitar player, go south into the early American blues, using soulful steel slide guitar sound.
If you have the basics of guitar playing, you’ll be able to get started on the techniques and how to use them as part of your regular guitar practice. Ben will take you through the basics, including the types of slides used in playing and the different sounds you can create. He will also spend time on how to open tune your guitar for slide playing and how to use a capo for blues slide. You’ll also learn the history of slide blues guitar and play some of the classics, including the crossroads legend Robert Johnson, as well as Muddy Waters and R.L Burnside.