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Funk guitar is fun. Here's a fairly typical funk groove, or at least it's typical for my funk playing. It's based around an E9 chord, a very common funk chord. The inversion of this E9 is: 3rd, 7th, 9th and 5th on top. Nice chord to know anyway.
I created a little quick loop through my MacBook Pro and Garageband - fantastic combination for getting some jam tracks going fast.
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Comments on this video lesson:
Mick Mestek said...
Thank you for being so generous with your talent. Love your funk grooves.
Comment added on January 21, 2009
big al said...
awesome lesson keep up the great work.
Comment added on May 04, 2008
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