In DVD 1, Mississippi Delta meets Memphis country and goes electric! Jim Weider shows how the most influential electric blues and country guitarists got their powerful sounds. Includes the Delta, Louisiana and Cajun-inflected tones of James Burton, Roy Buchanan, Muddy Waters, Lonnie Mack, Keith Richards, Jerry Reed, and others, plus technique building exercises and ideas, and jam-alongs with the band. Includes music and tab, early intermediate level. 90 minutes.
The intensive DVD 2 takes players to the next level. Jim Weider continues his in-depth analysis of the styles and techniques that changed the course of rock 'n' roll guitar - blues triads, country rhythms, muting, string snapping, chicken pickin' and the full range of bending, harmonics and other techniques that give this style its distinctive sound. 90 minutes. Includes music and tab. Intermediate level.