How To: Play a rock solo on the electric guitar

Play a rock solo on the electric guitar

Want to play lead guitar in a rock band? Well first you have to learn techniques from the professionals. This guitar lesson from Siggi Mertens teaches you how to play a rock solo on the electric guitar. Once you get a hang of these popular guitar chords and tunes, you can start incorporating them into your own songs. With this lesson and a bit of practice you will be able to play and improvise a rock solo on the electric guitar. The next time you are with your friends you can impress them by whipping out your guitar and strumming some of their favorite tunes.

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This was a cool lesson, and Siggi Mertens should keep it up on youtube. Really, a lot of us guitarists play the elements he shows us after the solo, but when he puts it all together, the licks sound great. Also, he is hinting at the fact that guitarists need confidence. Thanks, Siggi.

Siggi. I have long been intimidated by listening to experts and wondered if I would ever be good enough to play on stage. I have only been playing again for 6months after a 20 year break because of that feeling of intimidation. However, watching this has given me renewed hope. If I practice hard and learn the foundations I can build them into my own style. Thank you. You inspired me to go on.

Please do not remove this video ! I'm picking up my guitar again after listening to your advice and watching you play . Thanks Siggi ..

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