Clare Free is one of the fastest rising stars on the UK Blues circuit and is an artist who is redefining the blues for the modern world. Her roots lie in the blues but her influences go way beyond the genre making her one of the most exciting new artists writing and performing in the blues world today. A passionate, award nominated, songwriter and a fabulous guitar player, she has an excellent band. Clare’s performances are fiery, exciting and heartfelt.
Clare won the “Best Acoustic Performance” in the 2011 WRC Awards and her new album “Dust and Bones” will be released on Friday 23rd March 2012.
Visit www.clarefree.co.uk to find out more about Clare and check out some of her exciting blues tracks.
In this exclusive blues guitar lesson, Clare demonstrates how to take a simple pentatonic lick in A minor and slowly build it up into something that is both bluesy and exciting. Using elements of the Dorian mode Clare turns this straight forward lick into something this is perfect for any blues guitar solo.
Video Guitar Lesson: How to take a simple lick and build on it.
Guitar Tablature & Playing Notes
We hope you enjoy Clare’s lesson and look out for a full interview soon!