The late Tony Rice graced us at Homespun with the only instructional materials on his playing style that he ever did. We feel so fortunate to have been his friend and the recipient of these amazing lessons. Here's one of our favorites, from his first Homespun video, "An Intimate Lesson with Tony Rice."
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Singer/songwriter/expert guitarist Adam Traum offers a great lick in the key of C for blues, ragtime, and other acoustic roots styles. In addition to his music career, Adam is a video producer and editor for Homespun and is an integral part of our team. For more lessons by him, click here.
This classic folk/blues song is the subject of my recent 2-part video, "Exploring the House of the Rising Sun." This is a nice little teaser for that lesson.
Here's a great little lick that I learned directly from Brownie. You can hear him play it in several of his songs. It really adds some nice movement and a blues feel when you're playing an E chord. Try it out.
When you get a new guitar, you want to put it through its paces. Here, I'm just getting warmed up after receiving this beauty last year. Not exactly a "Lick of the Day," but maybe you'll enjoy it anyway.