One of the most awesome guitar techniques to learn is String Bending. The guitar is one of the few instruments in which you can pitch shift notes. A nice bending technique really adds emotion and style to your riffs and licks.
So in this guitar lesson you are gonna learn the basics of the technique:
1. How to bend in pitch;
2. How to use your fretting hand/arm to make a bend with the least amount of effort.
At the end of the lesson I'll teach you 3 cool licks to practice and use in your playing.
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Here is a list of songs with cool bending riffs and licks:
1. AC/DC - "Highway To Hell"
2. Eagles - "Hotel California"
3. Pearl Jam - "Alive"
4. Led Zeppelin - "Stairway To Heaven"
5. Metallica - "The Unforgiven
6. Guns N' Roses - "Knockin' On Heaven's Door"
7. Eric Clapton - "Wonderful Tonight"
8. Lenny Kravitz - "Are You Gonna Go My Way"
9. John Mayer - "Gravity"
10. AC/DC - "Back In Black"
Thanks for watching this lesson, and keep on rocking.