Of the thousands of lessons on YouTube and the dark reaches of the internet, this short interview with Stevie Ray Vaughan has shown me what true dedication to mastering the guitar looks like. The connection he has to his craft is pure love. Prepare to witness a master at work:
As hysterical as he can come off, do not be fooled, Paul Gilbert is an absolute master of the guitar as well. His dense vocabulary of shred can become available to you if you can keep up!
B.B. King was a tremendous influence on my guitar playing early on. His ability to convey such emotion through his guitar solos enveloped my soul with inspiration. He can speak to your heart with his guitar. His spirit as a person will also be missed. Grab a chair, get comfy, and listen to uncle B.B.
Have you heard of Snarky Puppy yet?