Hey guys. I just have a question about Mike McCready's playing style in several of his songs. I noticed that when the tempo of his songs are pretty slow and there is a chord progression going in the background, he's always doing these nifty and beautiful fills over the chords. Two examples I can think of off the top of my head would be Black, near the beginning, and a personal favorite would be Say Hello to Heaven, right after the guitar solo.

As the chords change, what exactly is he doing? Does he keep changing keys with the chords and plays a little lick for each key of the chord, or is he staying in the same key throughout? Any other examples you guys have that I can improve this technique with would b nice.
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If you mean like what he does in Release, he plays a chord and accentuates it with hammerons.
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