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Why Blues Guitar Instruction First


Jimmy Hendrix

As a guitarist, you are probably going to be called upon to play something “bluesy” at some point or the other early on in your career.

The foundation of all rock music today (although rock also drew strongly from other genres like electric blues, folk, classical jazz, etc), acoustic blues is a musical form that originated in the African-Americancommunities of the United States somewhere around the end of the 19th century (through the work songs and field hollers of African slaves) in the cotton fields of the Deep South. PIC Continue reading