Free Licks/Blog/Performances

Here are some useful guitar licks and playing tips bHomespun owner/instructor Happy Traum and others. Homespun Performances are excerpts from lessons by some of our great artists that are worth listening to just for pleasure. Keep checking back as we'll be adding to them frequently. And take a look at Happy's Blog. He has had a fascinating journey through more than six decades of playing, writing, and studying about American folk music, and he has quite a few stories to tell. 

Brownie McGhee Lick in E

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. 

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