In his course, Twisted
Here are 7 free rhythm blues
Blue Ball Shuffle: Overview
In this study, I’m going to teach you a song called “Blue Ball Shuffle”, a 12-bar Texas shuffle blues in A. Let’s check it out.
Blue Ball Shuffle: Performance
Now let’s check out “Blue Ball Shuffle”. What’s unique about it is that you’re playing the upbeats of the rhythm, and you double part of the bass line. It’s fast, and you have to really nail the upbeats and the bass line together.
Blue Ball Shuffle: Breakdown
Let’s break down some of the things I did on this track. Mixing the rhythm
Middle Rhythm: Overview
“Middle Rhythm” is a 12-bar blues in C, but what’s different about it is the chords, which are all sus chords. Let’s check it out.
Middle Rhythm: Performance
Now let’s take a look at “Middle Rhythm”. It’s got a mid-tempo groove, so it’s very open harmonically.
Blues on the Juice: Overview
“Blues on the Juice” is a 12-bar blues in D, with a fast, funky James Brown type groove. Let’s give it a listen.
Blues on the Juice: Performance
Now let’s check out “Blues on the Juice”. It’s tricky when playing rhythm
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