EXAMPLE1 A minor pentAtonic lick
The disciplines we face here are accuracy and articulation, especially to produce the sextuplet line in bar 5. Our first example is based upon a tough A minor Pentatonic riff with some root and fifth poLweesr cDhaovrdids things up a little. Aim to make the blues licks speak and dig in to the notes to produce the type of power Eric gets when he plays. Make sure you hit the important accents in the phrase. Use strict alternate picking (down up down uEpR)uICnleGssAoLthEerwise stated. Timing and feel are all important. Eric has a pretty hot technique so you might need a few goes at this.