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Guitar Techniques - - Play: Rock -

[Bars 1- 8] The trick­i­est as­pect here is get­ting used to fret­ting the low G with the thumb while mov­ing smoothly be­tween chords - Jimi Hen­drix was of course the master at this tech­nique. The thumb shouldn’t be an­chored on the sixth string, so prac­tise mov­ing be­tween stan­dard fret­ting hand tech­nique and the thumb po­si­tion, while still main­tain­ing good string mut­ing of un­wanted open strings.

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