Playing a Shuffle Rhythm

Mike's here with a channel episode! His tip of the week is to try different strings gauges to experiment and see if a certain thickness of string works better for your playing style.

For the main lesson content Mike shows you how to play a bluesy shuffle rhythm. This rhythmic strumming style is the foundation of a lot of blues playing. It's also used in other styles.

If you want to learn more about playing shuffle rhythms, then GT has tutorials covering that topic in greater detail & depth.

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