This was a request on YouTube which I’m happy to present to you this week. The first solo is notoriously sloppy and Jimmy is really wingin..
Here’s a classic 80s track from Back To The Future, probably my favourite film of all time, so this solo definitely has a special place in..
This is one of those solos that’s a little trickier than it seems. The timing is rather strange (it’s difficult to annotate accurately!) a..
An easier one this week! The rhythm for this one incorporates a simple bass pattern establishing an effective ‘groove’ and can really add ..
Another great solo from the In Rock album by Ritchie Blackmore. Ritchie hardly uses any Rock and Blues clichés here, having bags of creati..
This is another solo from the Deep Purple’s classic album In Rock, with Ritchie playing at his best. It’s almost impossible to find accura..
I’ve come to appreciate Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler more and more over the years. They’ve given me the feels with their beautiful, haun..
For me, this is one of the greatest covers of all times; the original, of course, written by the Beatles. The intro is one of the most exc..
This solo is a classic that belongs to the ages. It’s exciting, energetic, and a blast to play!
Beginning on the 12th position, the so..
On the surface of it, it’s not too hard a solo, but there’s lots of interesting stuff going on: use of the whole neck, pinch harmonics, a ..