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Joe Bonamassa LOVES Thirds!

Joe Bonamassa LOVES Thirds!

I came across this guitar lesson from Joe Bonamassa recently, and as I was watching, I realized that a lot of the movements he really loves are based on thirds and inverted thirds! He doesn’t call them inverted thirds, but he should, I guess! An inverted third is simple a normal third turned upside down. […]

E7 Blues With Thirds

E7 Blues With Thirds

Here’s a fun way to apply some thirds in a blues style format over an E7 chord. There are two types of thirds: major and minor. The major third is four semitones, and a minor third is three semitones. On your guitar, if you play a G on the 3rd fret, 6th string, at the […]