Guitar Tricks 142: Best Blues Vibrato

Vibrato is key to the blues sound, Neal shows you his secret to getting that killer blues vibrato. Using the classic "call & response," this lick is very useful to beginner guitarists. You can use it over the I, IV or V chord of a 12-bar blues and it sounds great on every chord.

Tip of the Week: How to save your 9 volt batteries. When you are not using your pedals, then unplug the cable from the input jack.

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