Announcement: GuitarControl.com releases “Chicken Picking Guitar Riff - Easy Guitar Lesson on Chicken Picking Riffs”

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GuitarControl.com released a new video guitar lesson from GuitarControl.com instructor and creator Claude Johnson. In this guitar lesson, now available on YouTube.com, Claude Johnson teaches a guitar lesson on chicken picking.

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Today I want to teach you an exercise to help your lead guitar playing

“Today I want to teach you an exercise to help your lead guitar playing”, says Johnson, “it’s great for blues and blues rock”. Claude starts off by demonstrating the riff that trades off rhythm and lead playing that incorporates the chicken picking technique. Chicken picking uses the hybrid picking technique and Johnson uses licks with double stops based out of the pentatonic scale. Claude demonstrates the easy guitar exercise in the key of A and throws in a variety of techniques such as; bending, slides and hammer-on’s & pull-off’s. Claude recommends checking out his course Killer Guitar Control Secrets if you really want to dig into this awesome style of playing. Guitar TAB’s are available for this easy lead guitar lesson at GuitarControl.com.

Double Stops is the technique of playing two strings at the same time, usually done using the hybrid picking technique.
Hybrid Picking is a technique where the guitarist uses a flat pick with the thumb and first finger and finger picks with the remaining fingers. Double Stops is the technique of playing two strings at the same time, usually done using the hybrid picking technique.
A Pentatonic Scale is a musical scale with five notes per octave and is very common and found all over the world.

Claude Johnson
Claude Johnson, a native of Philadelphia PA, began playing guitar in 1990 after being inspired by players like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughn. He is the creator of GuitarControl.com and has helped 1000’s of people to learn to play the guitar with his critically acclaimed instructional DVD courses, all available at GuitarControl.com

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