Joined: 21 Aug 2010
Location: Atlanta, Georgia and Cashiers, North Carolina
|Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:33 pm Post subject: Guitar Abstraction from the Blues-Rock base
|We, most guitarists, appreciate Jeff Beck's unique technique. We struggle for the right words...we might refer to his "Blues-Rock-Jazz technique".
Relistening to early Jeff Beck, his Blues-Rock not yet grown tangent to the jazz sphere, I realize now how hard it was to "hear" what he was doing...his .little surprises, abstractions from the best Blues-Rock technique, sounded like mistakes! A bit like when ya first listen to Thelonious Monk.
Treat yourself to his early, more accessible technique: