A very special intimate guitar lesson with the late Son Seals, as the no-nonsense star of the Chicago Blues sound shares the details of his distinctive style.
Filmed in 1999, Son's explanations are as direct as his playing - an inspiring teacher as well as an awesome performer! His demonstrations include shuffles, slow blues, funk blues and minor keys. The lessons are interjected with anecdotes and practical advice for guitarists and blues fans at all levels of experience.
Son's solos display how he was a master of the up-tempo grooves, showing clearly how to build pace and power. By observing his technique in such an intimate setting, you'll discover that the secret to great blues playing lies beneath the fingers rather than with excessive amplification.